Events

Meet our authors and celebrate Graywolf throughout the year

Please note that many of our author events have either been changed to a virtual format or have been postponed to a later date. Please watch this page for updates and contact wolves@graywolfpress.org with any questions. Please note time zone for virtual events.

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Author Tour Events

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Jun 23

VIRTUAL: Tracy K. Smith (WADE IN THE WATER) in conversation with Amanda Gorman, presented by the Los Angeles Times

Date: PST
Location:
LA Times Festival of Books in El Segundo, CAview map
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Walking on Cowrie Shells
Jun 23

VIRTUAL: Nana Nkweti (WALKING ON COWRIE SHELLS) in conversation with Yaa Gyasi, presented by Book Soup

Date: PT
Location:
Book Soup in W Hollywood, CAview map
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frank: sonnets
Jun 24

VIRTUAL: Donika Kelly (The Renunciations) in conversation with Diane Seuss (frank: sonnets), presented by A Mighty Blaze

Date: EDT
Location:
A Mighty Blaze in view map
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Walking on Cowrie Shells
Jun 24

Nana Nkweti appearing virtually at Vermont Studio Center

Date: EST
Location:
Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VTview map
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Catrachos
Jun 24

Roy Guzmán reading from CATRACHOS as part of the Green Roof Poetry Series presented by the Walker Art Center

Date: CT
Location:
Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MNview map
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Walking on Cowrie Shells
Jul 09

VIRTUAL: Nana Nkweti in conversation with Andrew Sean Greer on WALKING ON COWRIE SHELLS, presented by Politics & Prose

Date: ET
Location:
Politics & Prose in Washington, DCview map
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Nervous System
Jul 14

Nona Fernandéz and Lina Meruane appearing virtually at The Center for Fiction

Date: EST
Location:
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May Day
Jul 22

Gretchen Marquette reading from MAY DAY as part of the Green Roof Poetry Series, presented by the Walker Art Center

Date: CT
Location:
Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MNview map
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Walking on Cowrie Shells
Aug 06

VIRTUAL: Nana Nkweti + Naomi Jackson on WALKING ON COWRIE SHELLS, presented by Elliott Bay Book Company

Date: PT
Location:
Elliott Bay Book Co in Seattle, WAview map
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Pilgrim Bell
Aug 26

VIRTUAL: Kaveh Akbar reading and in conversation with Poet Lore editor Emily Holland on PILGRIM BELL, presented by Poet Lore and The Writer's Center

Date: ET
Location:
The Writer's Center in Bethesda, MDview map
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Tracy K. Smith reading at Talk of the Stacks in Minneapolis

This is why I love poems: they require me to sit still, listen deeply, and imagine putting myself in someone elses unfamiliar shoes.

Tracy K. Smith, Poet Laureate of the United States and Pulitzer Prize Winner