Kansas City Literary Events Calendar

Laura Moriarty

Friday, March 29, 2019

Novelist Laura Moriarty will read at Kansas State University location TBA.

Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Manhattan, Kan.
Contact: 785-532-6591, Kansas State, English Department

Jesmyn Ward

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Jesmyn Ward, National Book Award winner in fiction, will speak at the Hall Center for the Humanities. Location to be announced. 900 Sunnyside Ave., Lawrence, Kan. 

Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Lawrence, Kan.
Contact: 785-864-4798, Hall Center for the Humanities

Mary Troy

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Fiction author Mary Troy will read at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Location TBA.  She will give a craft lecture at 10 a.m. the next day, Friday, April 12. 

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Columbia, Mo.
Contact: 573-882-6421, English Department

Natasha Trethewey

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Poet Natasha Threthewey will read at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Location TBA.

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Columbia, Mo.
Contact: 573-882-6421, English Department

Kaminski, Mountain & Thompson

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Writers Megan Kaminski (shown), Alicia Mountain, and Jermaine Thompson will read from their work as part of the Common Sense reading series at the Kansas City Art Institute Crossroads Gallery: Center for Contemporary Practice, 1819 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.  

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: jordanstempleman@gmail.com, Jordan Stempleman

Sprung Formal Reading Release

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Contributors of the Kansas City Art Institutes literary journal, Sprung Formal, will read from their work at the Kansas City Art Institute Crossroads Gallery: Center for Contemporary Practice, 1819 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.  

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Kansas City, Mo.
Contact: jordanstempleman@gmail.com, Jordan Stempleman

Kansas City Literary Events

Kevin Rabas

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Leavenworth, Kan.

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