Dear Friends of Wave Books,Pull your calendar off the wall, get out
your day planner, and get ready to sync your smartphones - have we
got some EVENTS for you this fall!
HTML GIANT'S CELEBRATION OF MARY RUEFLE'S SELECTED POEMS: Tuesday,
SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 at 8:00pm. To tune in, and for more information,
where you can watch small groups of Chicago and New York poets
perform live readings of Mary's work and partake of a special
day-of-event discount on Selected Poems. Dorothea Lasky reads as part
of the festivities. RSVP on Facebook.
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG tweets his way through September at the Poetry
Foundation's Harriet Twitter feed, http://twitter.com/harriet_poetry.
Don't miss the last week! To whet your appetite, this randomly chosen
gem: After shoeing Dewey today I saw this note about him in the
wrangler's logbook: "Recovering from back problems. Hangs out with
TIMOTHY DONNELLY reads at INDIE PRESS NIGHT: Tuesday SEPTEMBER 28,
2010 at 7:30pm. Join Wave, Ugly Duckling Presse, Featherproof, and
Publishing Genius as we celebrate Indie Press Night at Word Books in
Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Readings also include Blake Butler, Jon Cotner,
Andy Fitch, and Rachel B. Glaser. RSVP on Facebook. WORD, 126,
Franklin Street, Brooklyn, NY.
CACONRAD'S book release party for THE BOOK OF FRANK: Saturday,
OCTOBER 2, 2010 at 2:00pm at The Kelly Writers House on the UPenn
campus. Revelry will include a full reading of this amazing book, a
special Writers House broadside, books for sale, and a nail painting
table. RSVP on Facebook. The Kelly Writers House, 3805 Locust Walk,
TIMOTHY DONNELLY'S book release party for THE CLOUD CORPORATION:
Thursday, OCTOBER 7, 2010 6-10pm at A Public Space, Brooklyn, NY. A
Public Space, 323 Dean St. (between 3rd and 4th aves.), Brooklyn, NY.
RSVP on Facebook.
Tuesday SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 6:00pm
EILEEN MYLES and DOROTHEA LASKY are reading with Todd Colby and
Rebekah Rutkoff. Music by Frank Bruno. Hosted by Robert Dewhurst. ACA
Galleries, 529 West 20th St, New York, NY.
Tuesday SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 8:00pm
JOSHUA BECKMAN and Emily Lacy will share a scary, musical reading of
"The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, in the
rustic setting of the shipwrecked Sea Nymph. Machine Project, 1200 D
North Alvarado, Los Angeles, CA.
Thursday SEPTEMBER 30, 2010 TBA
MAGGIE NELSON is reading at the Poison Girl Lounge in Houston. Poison
Girl Lounge, 1641 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX.
Friday OCTOBER 1, 2010 7:00pm
GILLIAN CONOLEY is reading at Poet's House in New York City for the
Omnidawn Poet's Showcase. 10 River Terrace, New York, NY.
Tuesday OCTOBER 5, 2010 6:30pm
RACHEL ZUCKER is reading at The New School. $5 to the public, free to
students and New School faculty, staff, and alumni with ID. The New
School, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall, 66 West 12th Street, Room
510, New York, NY.
Friday OCTOBER 8, 2010 7:30pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading with Emily Fargos at the Hudson Valley
Writers Center, 300 Riverside Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY.
Tuesday OCTOBER 12, 2010 6:00pm
NOELLE KOCOT is reading with Jeffrey McDaniel and Elena Rivera at the
New York Public Library. Brief poetry readings will be followed by an
in-depth discussion with Jennifer S. Flescher on how work is received
by readers and the decisions each poet and editor makes regarding the
accessibility of his or her work. New York Public Library (Main
Branch), 455 5th Ave, New York, NY.
Thursday OCTOBER 14, 2010 7:30pm
MAGGIE NELSON is reading from Bluets at Marylhurst University. Free
and open to the public. The Old Library, BP Administration Building,
Marylhurst University, Portland, OR.
Thursday OCTOBER 14, 2010 7:30pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading with Barbara Claire Freeman at Moe's
Books, 2476 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA.
Saturday OCTOBER 16, 2010 7:30pm
LAYNIE BROWNE is reading at Beyond Baroque Literary/Arts Center, 681
Venice Blvd, Venice, CA.
Sunday OCTOBER 17, 2010 2:00pm
CAROLINE KNOX is reading at the Seamen's Bethel of the Whaling Museum
in New Bedford, MA. This reading is part of the Favorite Poem Project,
founded by Robert Pinsky. New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake
Hill, New Bedford, MA.
Monday OCTOBER 18, 2010 7:00pm
RACHEL ZUCKER is reading at the Stella Adler Gallery. Free. The
Stella Adler GAllery, 31 WEst 27th St (between 5th and 6th Avenues),
New York, NY.
Wednesday OCTOBER 20, 2010 TBA
EILEEN MYLES is reading at the Seattle City Arts Fest with David
Shields and others. The festival runs from October 20-23 and features
various presentations from artists of various fields. Seattle, WA.
Thursday OCTOBER 21, 2010 8:00pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading at Washington University in St. Louis.
Hurst Lounge, Duncker Hall, Washington University, St. Louis, MO.
Friday OCTOBER 22, 2010 TBA
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG reads at Machine Project, 1200 Noth Alvarado St,
Los Angeles, CA.
Sunday OCTOBER 24, 2010 3:00pm
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG reads with Steve Healey at the Poetry Flash series
in Oakland. Diesel Books, 5433 College Avenue, Oakland, CA.
Monday OCTOBER 25, 2010 6:00pm
JAMES TATE and DARA WIER are reading in the Michael Schimmel Theatre
at Pace University in New York, NY. Q&A to follow. Schimmel Theatre,
3 Spruce St. (near the corner of Gold St.), Lower Manhattan, NY.
Wednesday OCTOBER 27, 2010 6:00pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY reads with Paul Legault and Priscilla Becker at the
NYU Bookstore, 726 Broadway, New York, NY.
Monday NOVEMBER 1, 2010 7:30pm
GEOFFREY NUTTER is reading with Craig Morgan Teicher at KGB Bar in
NYC. Free. KGB Bar, 85 East 4th St, East Village, New York, NY.
Thursday NOVEMBER 4, 2010 7:30pm
DOROTHEA LASKY is reading with Lewis Warsh at Open Books: A Poem
Emporium, 2414 N 45th St., Seattle, WA.
Thursday NOVEMBER 4, 2010 TBA
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading as part of the Graduate Poets' Reading
Series at Yale University. Location TBA, Yale University, New Haven,
Tuesday NOVEMBER 9, 2010 6:00pm
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG is reading at the BONK! Reading Series in RAcine,
WI. Reading begins at 6, doors open at 5:30. BONK!, Racine Arts
Council, 316 6th St, Racine, WI.
Wednesday NOVEMBER 10, 2010 7:30pm
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG is reading at Danny's Reading Series in Chicago.
Danny's Tavern, 1951 West Dickens Ave, Chicago, IL.
Thursday NOVEMBER 11, 2010 TBA
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG is reading in Cincinatti, OH. Location TBA.
Tuesday NOVEMBER 16, 2010 TBA
MAGGIE NELSON is reading at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, as
part of an exhibition of photographic and video work by William
Eggleston. LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA.
Thursday NOVEMBER 18, 2010 TBA
MAGGIE NELSON is reading at Columbia College Chicago as part of the
Nonfiction Writing Program. Free, open to the public. Columbia
College, Chicago, IL.
Thursday NOVEMBER 18, 2010 TBA
MICHAEL EARL CRAIG is reading in Amherst, MA. Location TBA.
Monday NOVEMBER 29, 2010 8:00pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading with Joanna Klink at the Cambridge Center
for Adult Education. Blacksmith House, Cambridge Center for Adult
Education, 56 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA.
Wednesday DECEMBER 1, 2010 6:30pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading with Tricia Taaca at the Center for Book
Arts in NYC. Introduction by Matthea Harvey. The Center for Book
Arts, 28 W. 27th St (3rd Floor), New York, NY.
Thursday DECEMBER 2, 2010 TBA
MAGGIE NELSON is reading at California State University San Marcos.
Monday DECEMBER 6, 2010 7:30pm
The Monday Night Poetry Series at KGB Bar in NYC is holding a Tribute
to JAMES TATE. Free. KGB Bar, 85 East 45h St, East Village, New York,
Tuesday DECEMBER 7, 2010 6:00pm
RACHEL ZUCKER is reading with Kevin Prufer, Miranda Field, Sarah Vap
and Annie Finch as part of Poetic Fashion & Unfashion: On Sentiment
(panel discussion & reading). Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy
St, Cambridge, MA.
Tuesday DECEMBER 14, 2010 6:30pm
TIMOTHY DONNELLY is reading at The New School, followed by a
discussion with moderator Mark Bibbins. Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan
Hall, Room 510, The New School, 66 W. 12th St, New York, NY.
Saturday DECEMBER 18, 2010 TBA
MAGGIE NELSON is reading with Uljana Wolf, Stephen Motika, and Guy
Bennett at Beyond Baroque, 681 Venice Blvd, Venice, CA.