Announcing Our Fall Schedule
Our Fall 2015 calendar of events is full of fantastic readings, lectures, discussion groups, family events, writing workshops, literary screenings in partnership with The Loft Cinema, and more!
We’re proud to present, as part of the 53th annual season of the Reading and Lecture Series, a star-studded lineup that includes Richard Siken, Mark Doty, Arizona State Poet Laureate Alberto Álvaro Ríos, Brenda Hillman, Jerome Rothenberg, Phillip Lopate, francine j. harris, Tarfia Faizullah, Annie Guthrie, Laynie Browne, Paul Hurh, Srikanth Reddy, Suzanne Buffam, and Erik Reece. Readings take place in Tucson at the Poetry Center and in Phoenix at Phoenix Art Museum.
Through our Classes & Workshops program we’re offering The Art of the Chapbooktaught by Joni Wallace, a translation workshop taught by Tucson Poet Laureate Rebecca Seiferle, Intertextual Poetics with Kristi Maxwell, and more. Register for courses here.
Our two literature discussion group programs, Shop Talk and A Closer Look Book Club, offer opportunities to discuss work by Mark Doty, Teju Cole, Denis Johnson, Rudolfo Anaya, and others.
And as always, we offer great opportunities for kids, youth, and their families and teachers through our Family Day open houses and Lit Press Fest for Teens.