Upcoming Literary Events in Buffalo

Check back regularly for upcoming literary events across Buffalo & WNY.

Exhibit X: Mitchell Jackson Fiction Reading

Friday, October 19, 2018
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Where:
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (Cinema)
341 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14202
Date: October 19, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m. (more…)

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Write Here. Write Now.

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Taught by: Sherry Robbins
Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Dates: October 20 | October 27 | November 3
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $110 | $95 for members
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Inner Ear Poetry Series: Kevin Doyle & Antony Irvine

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Where:
Rust Belt Books
415 Grant St
Buffalo, NY 14213
Date: October 21, 2018
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m. (more…)

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Poetics Plus: Jill Magi

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
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Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington St, 2nd floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: October 23, 2018
Time: Lecture 6:30//Reading 8:30 p.m. (more…)

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Readings at the RIC: Rutkowski + Perez

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Readings at the RIC Skyler Rutkowski + Lorna PerezPoetry Reading

Featuring
Skyler Jaye Rutkowski | Lorna Perez

Where:
Daemen College
Research & Information Commons (RIC)
3rd Floor
4380 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226
Date: October 24, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m. (more…)

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Studio: Rachel Zucker & Mark Goldstein

Thursday, October 25, 2018
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Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: October 25, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m. (more…)

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A Poetic Journey to China

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Where:
University at Buffalo
Poetry & Rare Books Library
420 Capen Hall
Amherst, NY 14260
Date: October 25, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m. (more…)

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4th Friday Reading Series featuring Megan Kemple

Friday, October 26, 2018

Where:
Dog Ears Bookstore & Cafe
688 Abbott Rd.
Buffalo, NY 14220
Date: October 26, 2018
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m. (more…)

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Where:
Buffalo And Erie County Public Library Central Library
Gallery Conference Room, 2nd floor
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: October 27, 2018
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m. (more…)

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An Evening with Irene Sipos and Trudy Stern

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
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Where:
Talking Leaves…Books
951 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
Date: October 30, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:15 p.m. (more…)

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Coral Whisperers with Irus Braverman

Thursday, November 1, 2018
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Where:
Talking Leaves…Books
951 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
Date: November 1, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:15 p.m. (more…)

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Book Launch for “Three Bonds Unbroken”

Friday, November 2, 2018
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Where:
Rust Belt Books
415 Grant St
Buffalo, NY 14213
Date: November 2, 2018
Time: 6:00-8:30 p.m. (more…)

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Art+Feminism Wiki Edit-a-thon

Saturday, November 3, 2018
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Where:
Frank E Merriweather Jr Library
1324 Jefferson Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: November 3, 2018
Time: 1:00-6:00 p.m. (more…)

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Write Here. Write Now.

Sunday, November 4, 2018
Taught by: Annette Daniels Taylor
Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Dates: Sunday, November 4
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $50 | $40 for members
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BABEL@Betty’s

Monday, November 5, 2018
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Where:
Betty’s
370 Virginia St.
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: November 5, 2018
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m. (more…)

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C.G Jung Center: Women’s Study Group

Monday, November 5, 2018

Where:
Trinity Episcopal Church
Mission Room
371 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222
Date: November 5, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m. (more…)

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Poets Storm Nietzsche’s

Monday, November 5, 2018
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Where:
Nietzsche’s
248 Allen St.
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: November 5, 2018
Time: 8:00-9:00 p.m. (more…)

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Poetry by Perry Nicholas and Maria Sebastian

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
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Where:
Talking Leaves…Books
951 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222
Date: November 6, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m. (more…)

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Literary Café at CFI with Lorna Pérez and Celeste Lawson

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
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Where:
Center for Inquiry
1310 Sweet Home Rd
Amherst, NY 14228
Date: November 7, 2018
Time: 7:30-9:00 p.m. (more…)

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Medaille College Write Thing Reading Series: London Ladd

Thursday, November 8, 2018
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Where:
Medaille College
Huber Hall, College Library
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Date: November 8, 2018
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m. (more…)

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Peach s03e01 – Berggrun /Obscura /O’Neill /Bowen /De Nero /Ridout /Barry

Thursday, November 8, 2018
s03e01_poster Peach Mag

Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: November 8, 2018
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Where:
Buffalo And Erie County Public Library Central Library
Gallery Conference Room, 2nd floor
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: November 10, 2018
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m. (more…)

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Write Here. Write Now.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Taught by: Janet McNally
Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Dates: October 16 | November 13 | December 11
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $95 | $80 for members
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Exhibit X: Shelley Jackson Fiction Reading

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
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Where:
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (Cinema)
341 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14202
Date: November 13, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m. (more…)

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BABEL: Jesmyn Ward

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Jesmyn Ward - BABEL - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo, NY

Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m. (more…)

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Write Here. Write Now.

Saturday, November 17, 2018
Taught by: Brian Castner
Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Dates: November 17
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $75 | $60 for members
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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Where:
Buffalo And Erie County Public Library Central Library
Gallery Conference Room, 2nd floor
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: November 24, 2018
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m. (more…)

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Readings at the RIC: Nicoletti + Marohn

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Readings at the RIC John MarohnPoetry Reading

Featuring
Joey Nicoletti | John Marohn

Where:
Daemen College
Research & Information Commons (RIC)
3rd Floor
4380 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14226
Date: November 28, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m. (more…)

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Write Here. Write Now.

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Instructors: Rebecca Lindamood & Julian Montague
Where:
Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203
Dates: Thursday, November 29
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $40 | $35 for members
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Buffalo Authors’ Network Holiday Expo

Saturday, December 1, 2018
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Where:
Frank E. Merriweather Jr Library
1324 Jefferson Ave
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: December 1, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (more…)

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Writer’s Critique Group

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Where:
Buffalo And Erie County Public Library Central Library
Gallery Conference Room, 2nd floor
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
Date: December 8, 2018
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m. (more…)

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Readings at the RIC: Gatza + Melin

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Readings at the RIC Paige MelinPoetry Reading

Featuring
Geoffrey Gatza | Paige Melin

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

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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. (more…)

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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. (more…)

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Readings at the RIC: Toarmino + Wyatt

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Readings at the RIC Rachelle Toarmino | Theresa WyattPoetry Reading

Featuring
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. (more…)

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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. (more…)

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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. (more…)

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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. (more…)

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Babel Buffalo Hosts World Famous Authors - Just Buffalo Literary Center
Buffalo Hosts World-Famous Authors

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

BABEL 2018–2019

Studio - Author Series - Just Buffalo Literary Center
Author Series

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.

STUDIO Events

Silo City Reading Series 2016 - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo, NY
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.

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Free Workshops

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

Upcoming Workshops

Spotlight On Youth - A Buffalo Open Mic - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo, NY
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 Susan Lynn Solomon, the Writer’s Critique Group gives local writers an opportunity to share their work with other members of the literary community.

Writer's Critique Group