Black Lawrence Press Virtual Readings & Workshops

Check out the lineup for Black Lawrence Press virtual events! On the second Tuesday of of each month, we’re pleased to offer free single-session workshops. Then, join us on the last Tuesday of each month for readings and Q&A’s with our fabulous authors. Registration on Zoom is required for attendance. Can’t make it? Catch up on past events with captioned readings on our YouTube Channel.

FEBRUARY READING

About Time: Trans Writers on Temporality

Tuesday, 2/27 @ 8 PM ET

Crumbling journals in the archive. A thousand transition updates. Hours in hospital waiting rooms. The passing of time is universal, but it holds special significance for trans people. Join Black Lawrence Press for an evening of readings by: Natasha Dennerstein, Jackie Ess, Cyrée Jarelle Johnson, Julian Shendelman, Zoe Tuck, and Connie Yu.

 

MARCH WORKSHOP

Victoria Smith – Writing at the Crossroads of Prose and Poetry: Using Your Inner Poet to Boost Your Fiction
Tuesday, 3/12 @ 8PM ET

APRIL WORKSHOP

Cynthia Marie Hoffman – Make It Strange: The Prose Poem as Lyric Memoir
Tuesday, 4/9 @ 8PM ET

MAY WORKSHOP

Robbie Gamble – Poems as Pilgrims: A Workshop on Submissions
Tuesday, 5/14 @ 8PM ET

JUNE WORKSHOP

Carol Guess – Choregraphing Collaboration
Tuesday, 6/11 @ 8PM ET

AUGUST WORKSHOP

Melissa Llanes Brownlee – Small but Mighty: Exploring and Writing Micros and Flash Under 400 Words
Tuesday, 8/13 @ 8PM ET

SEPTEMBER WORKSHOP

Sarah Giragosian – Assembling the Poetry Manuscript: Strategies for Envisioning and Organizing Your Poems
Tuesday, 9/10 @ 8PM ET

OCTOBER WORKSHOP

Paula Carter – From the Personal to the Universal: How to Make Meaning from Our Experiences
Tuesday, 10/8 @ 8PM ET

NOVEMBER WORKSHOP

Alyse Bensel – Imagined Futures, Remembered Pasts: Poems that Face Climate Crises
Tuesday, 11/12 @ 8PM ET

DECEMBER WORKSHOP

Allison Joseph – One Inspiration, Three Forms, Three Poems
Tuesday, 12/10 @ 8PM ET