Experience the magic of the 11th annual Tell It Slant Poetry Festival, featuring author Sami Miranda. Dive into a week of creative exploration, with workshops for high school students, poetry readings, and discussions on navigating diverse identities. Register for free and join us online or in person from September 25 to October 1, 2023
Join us on September 4th at 4 pm at Brown University Bookstore for the book launch of ‘All Water Has Perfect Memory’ by Nada Samih-Rotondo and uncover the compelling story behind this remarkable debut by a Palestinian American writer and educator.
Join Addie on a bookish UK adventure as she celebrates Mary Shelley’s birthday with captivating literary discussions at the University of Dundee, and be sure not to miss another exciting event at the Common Press Bookshop & Cafe!
Discover the enchantment of queer literature and craft brews at Books & Beer, a celebration of talented authors presented by Hammonton Pride and Chimney Rustic Ales, featuring live readings, Q&A sessions, book signings, and complimentary refreshments in a vibrant atmosphere.
Discover the 45th anniversary of the Alexandria Jazz Festival, featuring the enchanting poetry reading of Sami Miranda, as the City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts brings the joy of jazz, art, and community celebration to residents through ALX Jazz Fest Pop-Up events.
Celebrate Pride Month at Poe Museum with Addie Tsai and Fountain Bookstore for a fantastic evening of storytelling. Addie reads their queer Asian nonbinary FRANKENSTEIN retelling, UNWIELDY CREATURES, followed by a meet-and-greet and book signing, immersing you in their captivating world.
Join the Celebration: Saints and Sinners Festival in New Orleans Promotes LGBTQ+ Literature and HIV/AIDS Prevention with John Whittier Treat’s First Consonants
The Saints and Sinners Festival is an annual event that celebrates LGBTQ+ literature and promotes HIV/AIDS prevention through panel discussions, master classes, and literary readings. This year, the festival is proud to feature John Whittier Treat, author of the book First Consonants.
Enter Sami Miranda’s poetry collection giveaway on Goodreads and follow @tres_raices_arts on Instagram for a chance to win a copy of PROTECTION FROM ERASURE, a powerful exploration of identity, history, and memory. Don’t miss this opportunity to discover the beauty and depth of Miranda’s poetry. Giveaway ends on March 9th.
In celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month and Halloween, local Richmond florist + educator Bron Hansboro & author + educator, Addie Tsai are giving a chance to a lucky winner to receive signed copy & fresh bouquet of flowers styled after the cover of Addie’s latest book, a nonbinary, queer & biracial retelling of Frankenstein, entitled UNWIELDY CREATURES—a Top Buzz Feed Book of 2022!
We’re giveaway away two copies of First Consonants by John Whittier Treat! A stutterer himself, Treat’s new novel, First Consonants, is a searing tale of self-determination and redemption that follows the life of Brian Moriarty, a man who stutters, as he fights his way through life, attempting to understand himself and the world.