Rumpus Events

AWP Offsite Event: Rumpus by the Sound



The Rumpus proudly presents…

Rumpus by the Sound

Thursday, February 27, 2014
Doors at 8:30 p.m., show at 9:00 p.m.

2219 4th Avenue
Seattle, WA

Our offsite AWP event is sure to be one of the after-hours highlights of the conference.



The Rumpus Holiday Spectacular!


In exactly one week, Join Guernica & The Rumpus & Buzzfeed Book for a HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR! We'll sing, we'll dance, we'll drink, and last but not least, we'll have a Secret Santa! ...more

The Rumpus/Guernica Holiday Spectacular


guernica x rumpus facebook coverJoin us for The Rumpus/Guernica Holiday Spectacular in New York City, December 9, 7 to 11pm.

Co-Hosted by Buzzfeed Books.

Featuring music by Alina Simone, readings from Geoff Dyer and Saeed Jones, and comedy by Janine Brito.

Get your ticket here.


LA Lit Crawl: “Show Me How”


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Proudly Presents:

Show Me How

LA Lit Crawl
Round 2: Wednesday October 23rd
7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

The Federal Bar
5303 Lankershim Boulevard
North Hollywood

Readings by: 
Johnny Alfi
Natashia Deón
Kima Jones
Jillian Lauren
Susan Orlean
Zoë Ruiz

Hosted by:
Jeff Eyres

RSVP here.


SF Lit Crawl: “For We Have Fallen to Our Knees”


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The Rumpus proudly presents:

For We
Have Fallen
to Our Knees

SF Lit Crawl Phase 3: Saturday October 19th, 8:30-9:30 p.m.

The Make-Out Room
3225 22nd Street
San Francisco

Readings by: Lucy Corin, Saeed JonesMac McClelland, and Brian McMullen!


Spring Fever!


image_copyKQED Pop, Do415 and The Rumpus Proudly Present:

Spring Fever: A Night of Literature, Live Radio, Comedy and Music

The Verdi Club (2424 Mariposa Street, San Francisco). Friday, April 19th, 7pm. Free with RSVP!

Featuring comedian Sean Keene, literary super-team Wendy MacNaughton and Caroline Paul, KQED Science reporter Lauren Sommer, Amy Standen of KQED’s Quest and New York Times contributor Chris Colin.