Silo City Reading Series

The Silo City Reading Series is a summer multidisciplinary series which includes musical acts, visual art installations, and poetry. It’s goal is to bring together the best of Buffalo’s arts and cultural community to interact with some of the most dynamic poets from Buffalo and beyond.

Current Season

Silo City Reading Series

Saturday, July 22, 2017


Morgan Parker
Rachelle Toarmino
music by Zoe Scruggs
art installation Zack Boehler

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Silo City Reading Series

Saturday, August 12, 2017


Maggie Smith
Annette Daniels Taylor
music by Bean Friend
dance by Nancy Hughes & Center Dance

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2017 Silo City Reading Series

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Just Buffalo has been bringing the world's greatest authors to Western New York since 2007. Find out what you've been missing.

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STUDIO brings talented writers from Buffalo, Western New York and beyond to the downtown Just Buffalo Writing Center for readings, in-depth discussions and more.


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Buffalo's Summer Literary Series

This multidisciplinary series includes readings, musical acts and visual art installations from the best of the arts and cultural community from Buffalo and beyond.

Silo City Reading Series

Free Workshops

The Just Buffalo Writing Center is dedicated to helping young and emerging writers ages 12–18 cultivate their writing skills.

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A Buffalo Open Mic

Just Buffalo's coffee house open mic series gives young people ages 12–21 a chance to share and develop their talents in front of a live and supportive audience.

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Writer's Critique Group
A Just Buffalo Writers Workshop

Led by author and Just Buffalo teaching artist Gary Earl Ross, the Writer’s Critique Group gives local writers an opportunity to share their work with other members of the literary community.

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Just Buffalo's Member Contests

The 9th Annual Member's Contest and Reading will take place in February 2016. This year's genre will be poetry.

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