Gregory Pardlo


Past Events

Spring & Summer 2017

February 2
Reading: Our Miss Brooks with Rita Dove, Yusef Komunyakaa, Natasha Trethewey, and Tracy K. Smith
Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL
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February 7
Reading at Ramapo College of New Jersey
Mahwah, NJ
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February 9 - 11
AWP Conference, Washington, D.C.
Thursday, February 9
Poem of the Week Reading
Busboys and Poets
Friday, February 10
The Field Office Reading
Saturday, February 11
Four Way Books Reading (booksigning to follow)
Convention Center Bookfair Stage
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March 11 - 19 
Ecopoetry Festival
Beijing, China
March 22
Reading at Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, VA
March 23
Reading at the Furious Flower Poetry Center
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
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April 3
Inprint Reading Series with Ada Limón
Houston, TX
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April 8
Gwendolyn Brooks Centennial Anniversary
Chicago, IL
April 12
Reading at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 
Troy, NY
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April 28
Philbrick Poetry Event
Providence, RI
May 2
PEN World Voices Reading with Natalie Diaz, Shivanee Ramlochan, and Vahni Capildeo
The Poets House
New York, NY
May 5
PEN World Voices Translation Slam
Nuyorican Poets Cafe
New York, NY
May 12 - 14
Polip Festival
Pristina, Kosova
May 21
Reading with Ed Skoog
Powell's Bookstore
Portland, OR
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June 4 - 17 
Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
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June 24 - July 1
Squaw Valley Writers Workshop
Squaw Valley, CA
July 16 - 22
Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop
Oxford University
Oxford, United Kingdom
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August 13-18
Writing Workshop, Fine Arts Work Center
Provincetown, MA
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Fall 2016

September 14
Reading with Susan Muaddi Darraj
Rutgers-Camden, Camden, NJ
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September 23
Montana Book Festival
Missoula, MT
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October 1
Collingswood Book Festival
Collingswood, NJ
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October 3
Reading at the Teton County Library
Jackson, WY
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October 10
Reading, Stockton University
Galloway, NJ
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October 13
Reading at Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO
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October 20
Reading at the University of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA
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October 27
Pulitzer Prize in Poetry Centennial Celebration
New York, NY
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October 28
Reading, 40th Anniversary Celebration of Callaloo at New York University
New York, NY

November 16
Reading, University of Nebraska
Omaha, NE

December 7
Reading, Warren County Community College
Washington, NJ

December 10
Reading at the Concord Library
Concord, MA
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December 16 - 18
Garrison Institute
Garrison, NY
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Spring & Summer 2016

January 8 - 9
Bennington College
Bennington, VT
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January 13 - 17
Galle Literary Festival
Sri Lanka
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January 28
Villanova College
Villanova, PA
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January 31
Reading at the Bartow Pell Mansion
Bronx, NY

February 2
Reading at the University of Indiana
Bloomington, IN
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February 4
Reading with Tina Chang and Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Moderated by Mahogany Browne
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
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February 10
Reading at Long Island University
11:00 am
Brooklyn, NY

February 11
Reading at Rowan College at Burlington County
Mt. Laurel, NJ

February 14 - 20
XII International Poetry Festival 
Granada, Nicaragua
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February 25
Reading at the University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
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March 2
Reading at Stony Brook Southampton
Southampton, NY
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March 4
Arts & Experience Lounge
Teachers College, Columbia University
New York, NY

March 12 - 14
Tucson Book Festival
Tucson, AZ
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March 15
Borough of Manhattan Community College
New York, NY

March 18 - 19
Virginia Festival of the Book
Charlottesville, VA

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March 24
Reading with Yona Harvey: Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures
Pittsburgh, PA
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March 30 - April 2
Los Angeles, CA
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April 15 - 17
Arkansas Literary Festival
Little Rock, AR
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April 19
Reading at Brooklyn Heights Library
Brooklyn, NY

April 25
Reading at The Blacksmith House
Cambridge, MA
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April 26
Reading at Writers House at Merrimack College
North Andover, MA
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April 30
Mass Poetry Festival
Salem, MA

May 8 
Reading at Greenwich Public Library
Greenwich, CT

May 14
Commencement Speaker
Rowan College at Burlington County
Mt. Laurel, NJ

May 15 - 22
Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop

May 27
Poetry by the Sea Conference
Madison, CT

June 1 - 5 
Listowel Writers' Week -- A Kingdom of Words
Listowel, Ireland

June 7
Reading in Glasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom

June 11
Annikki Poetry Festival
Tampere, Finland

June 12 - 25
Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop
Brown University, Providence, RI

June 13
Cave Canem Reading
Washington, D.C.

July 10 - 16
Tin House Workshop & Craft Lecture
Portland, OR

August 7 - 12
Workshop at the Fine Arts Work Center
Provincetown, MA

Fall 2015

August 26
Reading at the Thomaston Public Library
7:00 pm, Watts Hall
Thomaston, ME

September 9
Reading at Politics and Prose
Washington, D.C.

September 15
First Person Plural Reading
New York, NY

September 17
ringShout Reading
Franklin Park Bar & Beer Garden
New York, NY

September 18
Brooklyn Poets Reading with Natalie Shapero and Rachel Eliza Griffiths
St Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague Street
Brooklyn, NY

September 20
Brooklyn Book Festival
Brooklyn, NY

September 25
The Glitter Pomegranate Reading Series
Bedford Ave Y in Bed-Stuy
Brooklyn, NY

October 1
SUNY Empire State facility on Livingston Street 
Brooklyn, NY

October 2-4
Brattleboro Literary Festival
Brattleboro, VT

October 15
SUNY, Plattsburgh
Plattsburgh, NY

October 17 - 18
Texas Book Festival
Austin, TX

October 19
Reading at Brazos Books with Nick Flynn & Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Houston, TX

October 26
Reimagining the Mainstream: A Celebration of Gregory Pardlo
New York, NY

November 7
Willingboro Public Library
Willingboro, NJ

November 8
Moonstone Gold Reading Series
Philadelphia, PA

November 19
Reading: The New Salon at Fordham University
with Nick Flynn & Alice Quinn
New York, NY

December 1
Reading at the Poetry Center
San Francisco, CA

December 2
Reading at St. Mary's College of California
San Francisco, CA

December 3
Reading at the University of California, Berkeley
Lunch Poems
Berkeley, CA

December 5
Reading at The Poetry Center San Jose
San Jose, CA

December 14
Student Day of Poetry
Boston, MA