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Calendar of Events and Readings


Birchbark Books Reading Series

Wednesday, March 28th @ 7pm
Bockley Gallery (near Birchbark Books)

The Birchbark Books Reading Series is pleased to present Diane Wilson, Anthony Ceballos, Susan Power, and James Lenfestey. Curated by Michael Kiesow Moore and Ardie Medina, the reading series features new, emerging, and established writers quarterly September through May. View the series flyer for details about the writers and the event. This is a fantastic lineup! Be sure to bring a friend.

Can Poetry Save Your Life?

Sun April 8 - Mon April 9
Plymouth Congregational Church
1900 Nicollet Ave S, Mpls

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Literary Witnesses with poets Gregory Orr and Susan Deborah King. On Sunday, April 8 at noon, King will read from her own work in the Plymouth chapel. At 4pm, King and Orr will lead a public discussion on the question: Can poetry save your life? On Monday, April 9 at 7pm, King will introduce Orr for a public reading. A reception and book signing follows all events. Gregory Orr is the author of more than eleven books of poetry and criticism, including the influential book-length essay Poetry as Survival. Susan Deborah (Sam) King is a writer, teacher, and national leader of groups on creativity and spirituality. She is the author of four books of poems. Co-sponsored by RainTaxi Review of Books. All events are free and open to the public, with plenty of free parking.