Brooklyn, NY • Saturday, October 4 | 7:00 PMJoin A Public Space and the Millay Colony for the Arts for a reading with Katy Lederer and Graham Foust. Graham Foust is the author of several poetry collections, including As in Every Deafness (2003), Leave the Room to Itself (2003), Necessary Stranger (2007), A Mouth in California (2009), and To Anacreon in Heaven and Other Poems (2013). His prose has appeared in Conjunctions, Jacket, and TriQuarterly. Katy Lederer is the author of the poetry collections Winter Sex (2002) and The Heaven-Sent Leaf (2008), as well as the memoir Poker Face: A Girlhood Among Gamblers (2004). Lederer is the poetry editor of Fence.
323 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
New York, NY • Wednesday, October 8 | 7:00PMLeslie Jamison will read from her latest book, The Empathy Exams, as part of the New Salon: Writers in Conversation Series at the Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House. Joining her will be Darin Strauss and Jess Row. Hosted by our friends at Graywolf Press; more information here.
58 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10011
Brooklyn, New York • November 13 - December 11, 7PM - 9PMJoin Myla Goldberg, the author of Bee Season, in a 4-week class for writing and brainstorming. The class is not a workshop; instead it is designed for both aspiring writers who are just getting started and for practicing writers who want to recharge their creative batteries. Each class will be split between guided writing exercises, discussions of published stories from the perspective of craft, and creative problem solving discussions. Get a handle on voice, character, pacing and how to generate ideas when you're feeling stumped. Writers of all levels are welcome. The class will be held on Thursday evenings from 7pm - 9pm on November 13th, November 20th, December 4th and December 11th. Enrollment is $400, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
323 Dean Street
Brooklyn, New York 11217
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