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Invisible to Whom? | 70 Years of Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture 515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY, United States

Invisible to Whom? | 70 Years of Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (EST) The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture In-Person Registration Live-stream Registration   In celebration of the seventieth anniversary of Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man, The Studio Museum in Harlem, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and…

Off The Chain | Fellowship Reading

Town Hall Seattle 1119 8th Ave, Seattle, WA, United States

Off The Chain | Fellowship Reading 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (PST) Town Hall Seattle In-Person Registration Live-stream Registration   Experience Cave Canem's signature off-site reading featuring a selection of Fellows from around the country.

Duende & The Harlem Arts Salon

Duende & The Harlem Arts Salon 3:20 p.m. - 4:35 p.m. (PST) Ballroom 1, Summit Building Seattle Convention Center, Level 5 705 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101 AWP Conference Registration In 2004, the successful San Diego art gallerist Margaret Porter Troupe returned to Harlem with her husband, the award-winning poet Quincy Troupe. Inviting their extensive,…

2022 Toi Derricotte & Cornelius Eady Chapbook Prize Reading

Virtual Event

Herman Beavers has selected Meredith Nnoka as the winner of the 2022 Toi Derricotte and Cornelius Eady Chapbook Prize. Meredith Nnoka and Herman Beavers will read in a virtual event celebrating Nnoka’s win. Since 2015, Cave Canem has collaborated with O, Miami to spotlight exceptional chapbook-length manuscripts by Black poets. The prize winner receives a $1000 award, publication of their…

Regional Workshop | The Self as Inspiration: Montgomery Public Reading with Jacqueline Trimble

Regional Workshop | The Self as Inspiration: Montgomery Public Reading with Jacqueline Trimble Thursdays, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (CST) | Public Reading May 8 Armory Learning Arts Center 1018 Madison Ave Montgomery, AL 36104 In-Person Registration Livestream Registration   Emerging poets from Jacqueline Trimble's Montgomery Regional Workshop "The Self as Inspiration: Looking Inward to…

Regional Workshop | Laboratory Poetics: Minneapolis Public Reading with Danez Smith

Regional Workshop | Laboratory Poetics: Minneapolis Public Reading with Danez Smith Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (CST) Loft Literary Center 1011 Washington Avenue South #200, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415 In-Person Registration Livestream Registration Emerging poets from Danez Smiths’s Minneapolis Regional Workshop “Laboratory Poetics” share new work.    ABOUT THE WORKSHOP Poets often reach towards specific…

BLACK WRITERS LIGHTING THE WAY: A Getting Word Collective Celebration

Virtual Event

On May 19, the birthday of the late Malcolm X, join the GETTING WORD COLLECTIVE for a virtual celebration of the Black Literary Arts community, highlighting the work of five premiere literary arts organizations that are helmed by Black women: - The Hurston/Wright Foundation, - Cave Canem, - Furious Flower Poetry Center - Obsidian Literature & Arts…

$25

LOVE, Above All Things: New York City Public Reading with Falú

Cave Canem Suite 310-A 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

LOVE, Above All Things: New York City Public Reading with Falú Public Reading May 24, 2023 Reception with light refreshments | 6:30 p.m. (ET) Public Reading | 7:00-9:00 p.m. (ET) Cave Canem 20 Jay Street, Suite 310-A New York, New York In-Person Registration Live stream Registration   Emerging poets from Falú’s New York City Regional…

2023 Cave Canem Retreat Faculty Readings | University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg 

2023 Cave Canem Retreat Faculty Readings 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. (ET) University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg  150 Finoli Drive  Greensburg, PA In-Person Registration Live stream Registration As many of you know, since 1996, our long-standing flagship program, the week-long Cave Canem Retreat, features brilliant Faculty.  This year we are thrilled to read and celebrate on…

2023 Cave Canem Retreat Faculty Readings | City of Asylum

City of Asylum

2023 Cave Canem Retreat Faculty Readings 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (EDT) City of Asylum 40 W North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 In-Person Registration Live-stream Registration   As many of you know, since 2010, June at City of Asylum means the return of one of the most popular annual poetry events in the city—Cave Canem’s…