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May

Erica Hunt and Michael Palmer

Please join us and City Lights Bookstore as Michael Palmer launches his “beautiful, startling latest” (PW) collection: Little Elegies for Sister Satan. EVENT TIME: 9 PM …

PERSONHOOD Launch w/ Thalia Field and Anakana Schofield

Anakana Schofield joins Thalia Field for a conversation about her latest experimental work on animal rights, Personhood, publishing May 2021. This event is hosted by both Point …

Forrest Gander presents Twice Alive

Forrest Gander presents his new poetry collection, Twice Alive, in conversation with Elisa Gabbert. This program will take place on Zoom. Register here: …

Michael McClure Memorial Tribute

Please join us for a memorial tribute to Michael McClure, with readings and remembrances by: Russ Tamblyn, CAConrad, Margaret Randall, Forrest Gander, George Herms, Henry Kaiser, …

Forrest Gander: Twice Alive

Co-presented by City Lights Books & Booksellers Litquake is thrilled to present this launch event for the new poetry collection Twice Alive (New Directions), by Pulitzer Prize …

Michael McClure: East Coast Memorial & Tribute

Please join The Poetry Project and City Lights as we celebrate and remember Michael McClure, poet and beloved friend. Featuring readings and remembrances from: Ammiel Alcalay, …

NBF Presents: The Art of Translation with Fernanda Melchor

Hurricane Season is the story of a dead witch set in a small town in Mexico. The book, translated from the Spanish, found a global audience and recognition. 2020 National Book …

DOUBLE TRIO book launch with Nathaniel Mackey

Join us and our friends at City Lights to celebrate the launch of of Nathaniel Mackey’s latest, epic, limited edition box set poetry collection. Event link here: …

Virtual Reading: Thalia Field w/ Karan Mahajan

JOIN US on Crowdcast as we virtually welcome Thalia Field and her newest novel PERSONHOOD (New Directions, May 2021) and her in-conversation guest, author Karan Mahajan (THE …

Rosanna Bruno and Anne Carson at McNally Jackson

Join Anne Carson and Rosanna Bruno to discuss their new comic-book collaboration based on Euripides’s famous tragedy. This collaboration between the visual artist Rosanna Bruno and …