Upcoming Literary Events in Buffalo

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Merriweather Book Club: “Becoming” by Michelle Obama

Tuesday, February 19, 2019


Where:
Frank E. Merriweather, Jr. Branch Library
1324 Jefferson Ave
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: February 19, 2019
Time: 6:30-7:45 p.m.

Rustling the Leaves: Irving Massey on “Necessary Nonsense”

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Where:
Talking Leaves…Books
951 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
Date: February 19, 2019
Time: 7:00-8:15 p.m.

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Readings at the RIC: Gatza + Melin

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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Where:
Daemen College
Research & Information Commons (RIC)
3rd Floor
4380 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226
Date: February 20, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m.

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Medaille College Write Thing Reading Series: Marquis “Ten Thousand” Burton

Thursday, February 21, 2019


Where:
Medaille College
4th Floor, Main Building
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Date: February 21, 2019
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: February 23, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Exhibit X Fiction present Novelist Darcey Steinke

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Exhibit X Fiction present Novelist Darcey Steinke

Where: Cinema @ Hallwalls 341 Delaware Ave Buffalo, NY 14202 Date: February 28, 2019 Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

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Teachers Are Writers: Writing Without The Curriculum

Thursday, February 28, 2019

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Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: February 28, 2019
Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.

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Literary Cafe at CFI: Patrick Hulsman and Sinead Tyrone

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Literary Cafe at CFI: Patrick Hulsman and Sinead Tyrone

Where: Center for Inquiry 1310 Sweet Home Rd Amherst, NY 14228 Date: March 6, 2019 Time: 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: March 9, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Babel@Betty’s discusses “Pachinko”

Monday, March 11, 2019
Babel@Betty’s discusses “Pachinko”

Where: Betty’s Restaurant 370 Virginia St Buffalo, NY 14201 Date: March 11, 2019 Time: doors at 6:30; discussion at 7:00 p.m.

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Canisius Contemporary Writers Series: Michael Longley

Thursday, March 14, 2019

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Where:
Canisius College
Montante Cultural Center
2001 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: March 14, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m.

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BABEL: Min Jin Lee

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Min Jin Lee - BABEL - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo, NY

Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m.

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Readings at the RIC: Toarmino + Wyatt

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Readings at the RIC Rachelle Toarmino | Theresa Wyatt

Where:
Daemen College
Research & Information Commons (RIC)
3rd Floor
4380 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226
Date: March 20, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m.

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: March 23, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Literary Cafe at CFI: Mary Richert and Sherry Robbins

Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Literary Cafe at CFI: Mary Richert and Sherry Robbins

Where: Center for Inquiry 1310 Sweet Home Rd Amherst, NY 14228 Date: April 3, 2019 Time: 7:30-9:00 p.m.

Medaille College Write Thing Reading Series: Rachelle Toarmino

Thursday, April 4, 2019


Where:
Medaille College
4th Floor, Main Building
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Date: April 4, 2019
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.

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STUDIO: Eric Gansworth & Layli Long Soldier

Thursday, April 4, 2019
STUDIO: Eric Gansworth & Layli Long Soldier

Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington St Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: April 4, 2018 Time: 7:30 p.m.

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Exhibit X Presents Kim Chinquee & Christina Milletti

Friday, April 5, 2019
Exhibit X Presents Kim Chinquee & Christina Milletti

Where: Cinema @ Hallwalls 341 Delaware Ave Buffalo, NY 14202 Date: April 5, 2019 Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m.

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BABEL@Betty’s discusses “Lincoln In The Bardo”

Monday, April 8, 2019
BABEL@Betty’s discusses “Lincoln In The Bardo”

Where: Betty’s Restaurant 370 Virginia St Buffalo, NY 14201 Date: April 8, 2019 Time: doors at 6:30; discussion at 7:00 p.m.

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Canisius Contemporary Writers Series: Lynda Barry

Thursday, April 11, 2019

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Where:
Canisius College
Montante Cultural Center
2001 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: April 11, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m.

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: April 13, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

BABEL: George Saunders

Thursday, April 18, 2019

George Saunders - BABEL - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo, NY

Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m.

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Readings at the RIC: Falck + Thurston

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Readings at the RIC Noah Falck Kevin ThurstonPoetry Reading

Featuring
Noah Falck | Kevin Thurston

Where:
Daemen College
Research & Information Commons (RIC)
3rd Floor
4380 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226
Date: April 24, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m.

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: April 27, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

STUDIO: Cedar Sigo, Bagley Wright Lecture

Thursday, May 2, 2019
STUDIO: Cedar Sigo, Bagley Wright Lecture

Where: Just Buffalo Writing Center 468 Washington St Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: May 2, 2019 Time: 7:30 p.m.

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: May 11, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: May 25, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Silo City Reading Series

Saturday, June 1, 2019


Featuring:
Bob Hicok
Kristi Meal
Simon Joyner
Shasti O’Leary Soudant

Where:
Silo City
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: June 1, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m

Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: June 8, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Where: Buffalo & Erie County Central Library Gallery Room, 2nd floor 1 Lafayette Square Buffalo, NY 14203 Date: June 22, 2019 Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Silo City Reading Series

Saturday, July 20, 2019


Featuring:
Danez Smith
Eve Williams
Hop Hop
Edreys Wajed

Where:
Silo City
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: July 20, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m

Silo City Reading Series

Saturday, August 24, 2019


Featuring:
Nicole Sealey
Paige Melin
Gareth Lichty

Where:
Silo City
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: August 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m

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