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St. Louis Poetry Center Sunday Workshop with Allison Joseph

Sun., Jan. 20, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
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St. Louis Poetry Center’s signature program, the Sunday poetry workshop, for January 20 will be held 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at the Regional Arts Commission and will feature as critic Allison Joseph. Free parking in the Pageant and Metrolink lots; Metered parking on Delmar is free on Sundays. Allison Joseph lives in Carbondale, Illinois, where she is Professor of English and Director of the MFA Program in Creative Writing at Southern Illinois University. She serves as poetry editor of Crab Orchard Review. The guest poet critic will lead the workshop and provide critique on a selection of pre-submitted poems. Free

http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/workshops/
Regional Arts Commission (map)
6128 Delmar Blvd.
Delmar/ The Loop
phone 314-863-5811

Derek Palacio, Deborah Taffa, and Tiana Clark

Mon., Jan. 21, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
editor@riverstyx.org
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@ Rooster South Grand, 3150 S Grand Blvd
River Styx is proud to host our annual River Styx Reading Series. Readings are held on the third Monday of each month. Entry is $5 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors. Our January readers are Derek Palacio, Deborah Taffa, and Tiana Clark. $5 / $4 for students and seniors

http://www.riverstyx.org/events/river-styx-reading-series/
Rooster South Grand (map)
3150 S Grand Blvd
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-772-3447

Poetry at the Point: Maria T. Balogh, Joanna Fuentes, Lorenzo F. Gonzalez, and Alondra Lenis

Tue., Jan. 22, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
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Poetry at the Point on January 22 will feature poets María T. Balogh, Joanna Fuentes, Lorenzo F. Gonzalez, and Alondra Lenis. Poetry at the Point is held at the Focal Point in Maplewood on the 4th Tuesday of the month. This reading series invites local and regional poets, and established and up-and-coming poets to share their words. The event is free. Free

http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/poetry-at-the-point/
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The Focal Point (map)
2720 Sutton Blvd
Maplewood
phone 314-560-2778

Aza Njeri Book Signing

Sat., Jan. 26, 2-4 p.m.
phone 314-875-9277
veronica-banks@sbcglobal.net
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Aza Njeri is a griot storyteller, award winning filmmaker, educator and author. She is also a second-generation hip hop recording artist. Join us on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at her brutally honest book signing from 2-4 p.m., at Progressive Emporium, 1108 N. Sarah Street. free

Observable Readings: Tiana Clark and Amber Flora Thomas

Mon., Feb. 4, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
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The Observable Reading Series on February 4 will feature Tiana Clark and Amber Flora Thomas. Brought to you by St. Louis Poetry Center, the Observable Series welcomes poets to Dressel’s Public House (CWE). Reading begins at 7:30 p.m. in the upstairs loft of the restaurant. Free, Suggested $5 donation at the door

http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/observable/
Dressel's (map)
419 N. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-361-1060

Celebrity Storytime with Jessie Sima

Sat., Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@Left-bank.com
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Join us for a special Valentine's Day themed Celebrity Storytime with author and illustrator Jessie Sima, who will read from and sign copies of her new picture book, "Love, Z"! When a small robot named Z discovers a message in a bottle signed “Love, Beatrice,” they decide to find out what “love” means. Unable to get an answer from the other robots, they leave to embark on an adventure that will lead them to Beatrice—and back home again, where love was hiding all along. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jessie-sima
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

St. Louis Poetry Center Sunday Workshop with Justin Phillip Reed

Sun., Feb. 17, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
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St. Louis Poetry Center’s signature program, the Sunday poetry workshop, for February 17 will be held 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at the Regional Arts Commission and will feature as critic Justin Phillip Reed. Free parking in the Pageant and Metrolink lots; Metered parking on Delmar is free on Sundays. Justin Phillip Reed is a poet, essayist, flâneur, and the author of Indecency (Coffee House Press, 2018). The inaugural St. Paul-de-Vence James Baldwin Writer-in-Residence, Justin has received fellowships from the Cave Canem Foundation, the Conversation Literary Festival, and the Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis. Free

http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/workshops/
Regional Arts Commission (map)
6128 Delmar Blvd.
Delmar/ The Loop
phone 314-863-5811

SF STL: Charlie Jane Anders

Mon., Feb. 18, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and Archo present an SF STL event with Nebula Award-winning author Charlie Jane Anders, who will sign and discuss her new novel, "The City in the Middle of the Night"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The City in the Middle of the Night:" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Charlie Jane Anders, the bestselling author of "All the Birds in the Sky" delivers a brilliant new novel set in a hauntingly strange future with The City in the Middle of the Night." Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/charlie-jane-anders
Mad Art Gallery (map)
2727 S. 12th St.
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-771-8230

Peter Coviello, Kimberly Blaeser, and Andrea Scarpino

Mon., Feb. 18, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
editor@riverstyx.org
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@ Rooster South Grand, 3150 S Grand Blvd
River Styx is proud to host our annual River Styx Reading Series. Readings are held on the third Monday of each month. Entry is $5 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors. Our February readers are Peter Coviello, Kimberly Blaeser, and Andrea Scarpino! $5 / $4 for students and seniors

http://www.riverstyx.org/events/river-styx-reading-series/
Rooster South Grand (map)
3150 S Grand Blvd
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-772-3447

Chris Wilson

Tue., Feb. 19, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes social entrepreneur, mentor, and public speaker Chris Wilson, who will sign and discuss his new book, "The Master Plan: My Journey from Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose," with Jeff Smith! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Master Plan" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "The Master Plan" is the inspiring, instructive, and ultimately triumphant memoir of a man who used hard work and a Master Plan to turn a life sentence into a second chance. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/chris-wilson

SF STL: Jasper Fforde

Wed., Feb. 20, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and Archon present an SF STL event with bestselling author of the Thursday Next series Jasper Fforde, who will sign and discuss his new novel, "Early Riser"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Early Riser" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In a world of bitter winters, during which the human population hibernates, the slightly crazed Winter Consuls are tasked with ensuring everyone's safety. Newbie consul Charlie learns about a rash of weird dreams, which seem innocuous enough until they start killing people. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jasper-fforde
Ethical Society of St. Louis (map)
9001 Clayton Rd
Richmond Heights
phone 314-991-0955

Vedran Husić

Thu., Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning author and University of Missouri PhD candidate Vedran Husić, who will sign and discuss his short story collection, "Basements and Other Museums"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Basements and Other Museums" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Winner of the St. Lawrence Book Award from Black Lawrence Press and longlisted for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction, "Basements and Other Museums" cycles in and out of the tumultuous history of the Balkans, where Vedran Husić was born. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/vedran-husic
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Don Marsh

Sat., Feb. 23, 2-3 p.m.
phone 314-961-3784
tcooper@wpgl.org

Don Marsh will discuss his book Coming of Age, Liver Spots and All: A Humorous Look at the Wonders of Getting Old. Copies of the book will be sold at the event. Free

http://www.wgpl.org
Webster Groves Public Library (map)
301 E Lockwood Ave
Webster Groves
phone 314-961-3784

Eliot Sappingfield

Mon., Feb. 25, 4 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Missouri author Eliot Sappingfield for an after-school signing and discussion of his new middle grade novel, "The Unspeakable Unknown"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Unspeakable Unknown" or "A Problematic Paradox" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Guardians of the Galaxy meets The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy in this wild, warm-hearted, hilarious companion to "A Problematic Paradox." Nikola Kross' father was kidnapped by evil extraterrestrials, and now it’s up to Nikola and her friends to find and rescue him. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/eliot-sappingfield
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Kyle Swenson

Mon., Feb. 25, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning investigative journalist Kyle Swenson, who will sign and discuss his new book, "Good Kids, Bad City: A Story of Race and Wrongful Conviction in America"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Good Kids, Bad City" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "Good Kids, Bad City" is the true story of the longest wrongful imprisonment in the United States to end in exoneration, and a critical social and political history of Cleveland, the city that convicted them. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/kyle-swenson
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
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