up & coming

  • APRIL 18, 2019. NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE: 5:30pm CST - Buttrick Hall 101 (Vanderbilt Univ.) - VANDERBILT 2ND YEAR MFA READING(!) / (Graduation!). Come see me and my sweet cohort celebrate getting our MFAs! Free & open to the public.

  • MAY 23, 2019. BROOKLYN, NYC: 7:30pm EST - Greenlight Bookstore, Fort Greene (686 Fulton St) - GREENLIGHT POETRY SALON w/ Jericho Brown, Tommy Pico, Alan Shapiro. Wine reception to follow.

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  • DECEMBER 1, 2017. NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE: 7-9PM CST - VANDERBILT BARNES & NOBLE (2501 West End Ave) - LYRICAL BREW READING w/ John Harn & Robyn Leigh Lear. Free & open to the public.

  • DECEMBER 14, 2017. ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN: 6-8PM EST - NEUTRAL ZONE (310 E. Washington) - 'I WORE MY BLACKEST HAIR' BOOK RELEASE PARTY & TALKBACK. Free & open to the public.

  • DECEMBER 18, 2017. NEW YORK CITY: 7-9PM EST, - ASIAN AMERICAN WRITERS' WORKSHOP (112 W 27th St #600) - THE POETICS OF HAUNTING - READING w/ Jane Wong, Christine Hou, Muriel Leung. $5 suggested donation. 

  • MARCH 8, 2018. TAMPA, FLORIDA: 8PM EST - UTK/VANDERBILT JOINT AWP READING @ Fodder and Shine (5910 N Florida Ave) - READING w/ Vanderbilt and UT Knoxville MFA students.

  • MARCH 9, 2018. TAMPA, FLORIDA: 7PM EST - BLACK WARRIOR REVIEW & PUERTO DEL SOL AWP READING @drinkindigo (514 N. Franklin St) - READING w/ Black Warrior Review Contributors.

  • AUGUST 4, 2018. NEW YORK CITY: 6PM EST - WINTER TANGERINE SUMMER WORKSHOP READING @ Poet's House (10 River Terrace) - READING w/ Winter Tangerine August Workshop poets.

  • SEPTEMBER 16, 2018. KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE: 2PM EST - HEXAGON BREWING CO. (1002 Dutch Valley Drive Suite 101) - SUNDRESS READING SERIES w/ Sophie Stid & Lisa Dordal. Free & Open to the public. (CANCELED DUE TO ILLNESS.)

  • OCTOBER 18, 2018. SPARKILL, NEW YORK: 1PM EST - VISITING WRITER FEATURE (Writers @ Work Reading/Lecture Series) - St. Thomas Aquinas College; Lougheed Library (125 Route 340. Sparkill, NY 10976). Free & Open to the public.

  • NOVEMBER 11, 2019. MURFREESBORO, TENNESSEE: 6:30PM CST. POETRY IN THE BORO Feature. Murfreesboro Little Theater (702 Ewing Blvd. Murfreesboro, TN 37130). Free & Open to the public.

  • JANUARY 6, 2019. ONLINE: POETS IN PAJAMAS READING SERIES (Sundress Publications). Livestreamed on Facebook.

  • JANUARY 23, 2019. NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE: 7PM CST - VANDERBILT BARNES & NOBLE (2501 West End Ave) - THIRD MAN BOOKS NIGHT READING w/ John Shakespear, Betsy Phillips, Ciona Rouse, and Dan Hoy. Free & open to the public.

  • MARCH 28, 2019. PORTLAND, OREGON: 2-3PM PT - Tea Chai Té Burnside (616 Burnside) - NEW POETS NEW POEMS (AWP FEATURE). Free & open to the public.

  • MARCH 30, 2019. PORTLAND, OREGON: Doors at 8PM PT - YesYes Books (1614 NE Alberta St) - DARK NOISE COLLECTIVE FISH FRY.

  • APRIL 3, 2019. NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE: 7pm CST - VANDERBILT BARNES & NOBLE (2501 West End Ave) - FEATURE W/ NASHVILLE SCHOOL OF THE ARTS. Free & open to the public.

  • APRIL 11, 2019. NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE: 6:30pm CST - Frist Art Museum (919 Broadway) - EKPHRASTIC POETRY READING (National Poetry Month). Free & open to the public.

 

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If you'd like to invite me to your city to GIVE a reading, please reach out!

carlinawrites@gmail.com.