Upcoming Literary Events in Buffalo

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The Screening Room Poetry Series

Wednesday, September 18, 2019


Where:
880 Alberta Drive
Amherst, NY 14226
Date: September 18, 2019
Time: 7:30-9:30 p.m.

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Book Launch for Buffalo Corner Reading Series

Thursday, September 19, 2019
Book Launch for Buffalo Corner Reading Series

Where:
Congregation Shir Shalom
4660 Sheridan Dr.
Amherst, NY 14221
Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m.

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Democracy and the Legacy of Racism: Ibram X. Kendi and Chenjerai Kumanyika in Conversation

Thursday, September 19, 2019


Where:
Asbury Hall at Babeville
341 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY
Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public.
Registration required.

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Matt Taibbi on Democracy in the Age of Post-truth

Friday, September 20, 2019


Where:
Asbury Hall at Babeville
341 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY
Date: September 20, 2019
Time: 8:00-10:00 p.m.

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‘City of Beasts’ by Corrie Wang – Reading/Author Signing

Saturday, September 21, 2019


Where:
Rust Belt Books
415 Grant St.
Buffalo, NY
Date: September 21, 2019
Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.

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Corrie Wang & Dhonielle Clayton in conversation

Monday, September 23, 2019


Where:
Talking Leaves…Books
951 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY
Date: September 23, 2019
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m.

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Meet Renowned Portrait Photographer William Coupon

Thursday, September 26, 2019


Where:
Burchfield Penney Art Center
1300 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY
Date: September 26, 2019
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m.

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An Evening with Alexis De Veaux

Tuesday, October 1, 2019


Where:
Burchfield Penney Art Center Auditorirum
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
Date: October 1, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m.

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Book Release Party: Manning Up

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Manning Up by Bee Walsh
Where:
Sugar City
1239 Niagara Street
Buffalo, New York 14213
Date: October 2, 2019
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.

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Write Thing Reading Series featuring Paula Saunder

Thursday, October 3, 2019

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Where:
Medaille College
4th Floor Main Building
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Dates: October 3, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00p.m.

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BOA Editions Dine & Rhyme with Naomi Shihab Nye

Friday, October 4, 2019

Dine & Rhyme 2019-min
Where:
Rochester Academy of Medicine
1441 East Ave
Rochester, NY
Date: Friday, October 4, 2019
Time: 6PM–9PM (doors open at 5:30)

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Literary Cafe with Marjorie Norris and Paula Wachowiaka

Friday, October 4, 2019


Where:
Center for Inquiry
1310 Sweet Home Rd
Amherst, NY 14228
Date: October 4, 2019
Time: 7:30-9:00 p.m.

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Peach Mag + Triangle House present s04e01

Friday, October 4, 2019


Where:
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center
341 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, New York 14202
Date: October 4, 2019
Time: 7:00-10:00 p.m.

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Indie Author Day

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Where:
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library – Central Library
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
Dates: October 12, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00p.m.

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BABEL: N. Scott Momaday

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Doors: 7:00 p.m.
Event: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m.

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Abdi Nor Iftin: Canisius Contemporary Writer Series

Thursday, October 24, 2019
Abdi Nor Iftin: Canisius Contemporary Writer Series

Where:
Canisius College
Montante Cultural Center
2001 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: October 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m.

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Write Thing Reading Series featuring Molia Dumbleton

Thursday, November 7, 2019


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

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BABEL: Valeria Luiselli

Thursday, November 14, 2019

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Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019
Doors: 7:00 p.m.
Event: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m.

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Write Thing Reading Series featuring Bianca McGraw

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Where:
Medaille College
4th Floor Main Building
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Dates: February 20, 2020
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00p.m.

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BABEL: Marilynne Robinson

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

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Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Doors: 7:00 p.m.
Event: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m.

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Write Thing Reading Series featuring Brandon Williamson

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Where:
Medaille College
4th Floor Main Building
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Dates: March 26, 2020
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00p.m.

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Sally Rooney: Canisius Contemporary Writers Series

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Sally Rooney: Canisius Contemporary Writers Series

Where:
Canisius College
Montante Cultural Center
2001 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14208
Date: April 7, 2020
Time: 7:00 p.m.

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BABEL: Colson Whitehead

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Babel - Colson Whitehead - Just Buffalo Literary Center

Where:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle
Buffalo, NY 14201
Date: Thursday, April 16, 2020
Doors: 7:00 p.m.
Event: 8:00 p.m.
Patron VIP Reception: 7:00 p.m.

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Community Open Mic Presented by Medaille College’s Prelude Magazine

Monday, April 20, 2020

Where:
Medaille College
4th Floor Main Building
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214
Dates: April 20, 2020
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00p.m.

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