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Mark your calendar!

September 15, 6:30 pm - Millay Colony for the Arts Reading: Rachel Eliza Griffiths and LaTasha Nevada Digg

September 16, 6:30 pm - Poets on Craft: Timothy Liu and Metta Sáma

September 18, 6:30 pm - Book Launch: Ana-Maurine Lara

September 24, 7:30 pm - Tribute to Philip Levine

In the News

Toi Derricotte & Cornelius Eady Chapbook Competition launched!

Donika Ross wins 2015 Cave Canem Poetry Prize

Gregory Pardlo wins 2015 Pulitzer for Digest