Monday 10/2: October’s Button Poetry Live will feature poet William Evans, hosted by Dua Saleh. Evans will also be leading a free workshop at Key’s Cafe (next to Camp Bar) at 6 p.m. Camp Bar Twin Cities, 7 p.m., $15.
Thursday 10/5: Join SubText Bookstore for Read and Response: An Open Mic. The first twenty minutes will be open for anyone to share their work, and then there’ll be readings by Anthony Ceballos, McKinley Ciepielinski, Kenny Ngo, Michael Torres, and Sasha Suarez. SubText Books, 7 p.m., free.
One-Shot Comics (formerly Beer + Comics) will be discussing October’s book, The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir by Thi Bui. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 10/6: Join Next Poetix for a reading with Diana Arterian, Gabrielle Civil, Sawako Nakayasu, and Chaun Webster. Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 7 p.m., free.
Saturday 10/7: This is a good one: it’s Twin Cities AsAm Poetry, and it’s a reading by local and visiting Asian American poets. University of St. Thomas, 8 p.m., free.
Here’s a thing: Minnesota’s a pretty lit(erary) scene, but you knew that. So you won’t be surprised to learn that our cold, watery state plays host to lots of lit mags, too, and you can find ’em all here. Get started, you’ve got lots of reading to do!
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