Past Events


March 20, 4:00 p.m. Saratoga Springs Public Library, Women, Myth, and Media I, with Nancy White and Leah Umansky. Contact Zoe Nousiainen

March 22, 2:00 p.m. Rensselaerville Library, Women, Myth, and Media II, with Leah Umansky. Contact Kim Graff 

March 30, 7:00 p.m. Poets Speak Loud, McGeary’s, 4 Clinton Place, Albany, NY. Contact Mary Panza 


April 7, 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. Reading and book signing at 6:00 Gandhi Mahal, 3009 27th Ave S, Mpls. MN.

April 10, 6:30 p.m., The Word Works reading at AWP, Marriott Hotel in the Lake Nokomis room, Mpls. MN. Contact Nancy White 

April 11, 11:00 a.m., AWP Book signing at The Word Works table, space 326.

April 18, 5:00 p.m., Woodstock Library, Woodstock, NY, with Michele Battiste and Rebecca Schumedja. Contact Will Nixon

April 19, 2:00 p.m., Schenectady Library, 99 Clinton St., Schenectady, NY, Two Hungarian Dames, with Michele Battiste. Contact Rob Lang

April 26, 3:00 p.m., Del Rossi’s in Dublin, NH, A reading with Lee Bramble. Contact


May 21, 7:30 p.m., Albany Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany, NY. Contact Dan Wilcox

May 23, 6:30 p.m., Kleinart/James Art Center, Woodstock, NY, with Leslie Gerber, Anne Gorrick, Djelloul Marbrook, and other luminaries. 

May 31, 2:00-5:00 p.m., Cornelia St. Cafe, 29 Cornelia St. New York, NY. Book Party! Contact Joanne Ungar


June 14, 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Congregation Agudat Achim’s Annual Community of Jewish Writers Event in the synagogue’s social hall 2117 Union Street, Schenectady, NY.

June 27, 2:00 p.m., a reading at Clifton Park Library with Lucia Cerciu.


July 6, 7:30 p.m. Cafe Muse, Washington D.C. with W.T Pfefferle. Friendship Heights Village Center, Chevy Chase, Maryland. Contact


September 24, 6:30 p.m. Outdated: An Antique Cafe, 314 Wall Street, Kingston, NY. Reading and craft class. Contact Nina Shengold

September 26, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Barnes & Nobles, Saratoga Springs, NY. Local poets showcase with Stuart Bartow, Maurice Kenny, Marilyn McCabe and Roger Mitchell. Contact Jaime Rieves 

September 27, 2:00 p.m. Dearlove Visual Arts Gallery SUNY Adirondack, Queensbury, NY. 100,000 Poets for Change Reading with Joy Harjo and others. Contact Courtney Reid 


October 3, 7:00 p.m. The Delancey, 168 Delancey Street in the Lower East Side, New York, NY. A reading for Couplet poetry series, with Susan Bruce, Sandra Beasley, Wesley Rothman, and Robin Beth Schaer. Poetry until 9:00 p.m. and music by DJ Carlos until 10:00 p.m. Contact Leah Umansky

October 10, 2:00 p.m. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock, NY. A reading with John Amen. Contact Phillip Levine by email or by calling (845) 246-8565

October 23, 7:00 p.m. Standish Rooms at the College of Saint Rose. Reading with Bernadette Mayer. Contact Alyssa Cohorn


November 8, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Queensbury Hotel in downtown Glens Falls. 20th Annual Glens Falls Chronicle Book Fair. Contact Cathy Dede

November 14, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library, Clifton Park, NY. Local Author Fair. Contact Melanie LaFleche

November 14, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Universal Preservation Hall, Saratoga Springs, NY. A evening of music, poetry and dance to benefit Love146. The heart of this event is to share our talents in an effort to celebrate the intrinsic value and dignity of a child’s life. Love146 is an international human rights organization working to end child trafficking and exploitation through survivor care and prevention. Contact Christy Williams

July, 2016

July 13, sign-up at 7:00-7:30 p.m., reading at 7:30 p.m. Arthur’s Market & Cafe, Schenectady, NY. Open Mic & Featured Poet, Barbara Ungar. Contact Catherine Norr.

July 29, 8:30 p.m. Fourth Lake Community Center, Lake Luzerne, NY. Reading with Stuart Bartow. Contact Barbara Ungar.

September, 2016

September 25, 2:00 p.m. Bancroft Room of the First Unitarian Church, 90 Main Street, Worcester, MA. This reading is free and open to the public. Contact Robert Steele.