Reading and book signing for Red Hen Press, Dolores Hayden with Jason Schneiderman and Susan Kinsolving, New York City Poetry Festival, Governor’s Island. For ferry schedules to island, see newyorkcitypoetryfestival.com.
Panel with Dolores Hayden, Jose Gonzalez, Frederick Knowles, and Leslie McGrath, “Hometown Muse: Writers on Place ” 2:30 to 3:20 pm, part of the first annual Connecticut Literary Festival., Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, CT 06106.
Group reading for the new anthology, Guilford Free Library, 67 Park St. Guilford CT 06437.
Reading with Dolores Hayden, Tina Schumann, Helene Cardona, Marcelo Hernandez Castillo sponsored by Red Hen Press at the Annenberg Beach House, 415 Pacific Coast Highway, Santa Monica, CA 90402.
Dolores Hayden will be the featured reader at the Poetry Institute, held at The Institute Library, 847 Chapel Street, New Haven, CT 06510. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., featured reader at 7 p.m., followed by open mic. Free and open to the public. Wine and cheese served at Third Thursday events, donations welcome.
Exuberance reading and book-signing, Burgundy Books, 1391 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475. NEW DATE TBA
New Books, panel and reading. Dolores Hayden, Exuberance. With Nick Friedman (chair), Joyce Wilson, and Keith Wilson. Poetry by the Sea, fifth annual conference, May 21-24, 2019, at Mercy by the Sea, 167 Neck Road, Madison CT, 06443.
Launch party for Exuberance! Come celebrate publication day for Exuberance at Breakwater Books, located on the Guilford Green at 81 Whitfield Street, Guilford CT. The party includes a reading and discussion with the author, wine and food. Free and open to the public. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celebration of the newly elected Fellows of the Society of Architectural Historians including Dolores Hayden. 6 pm reception at Providence Arts Club, 11 Thomas Street, Providence RI. 7:15 to 8:45, award ceremony at First Baptist Meeting House across the street. For details, https://www.sah.org/conferences-and-programs/award-programs/sah-fellows
Come for an evening of serious fun. We will read and write list poems, poems based on lists of anything you can think of—gossip, groceries, fishing tackle, paint colors, hurricanes, even personal disasters. (Think of Elizabeth Bishop’s “The Art of Losing.”) How does a list become a poem? Let’s find out. Everyone welcome. Refreshments served. Willoughby Wallace Memorial Library, 146 Thimble Islands Road, Stony Creek, CT 06405. 203-488-8702
Red Hen Press, 2019 authors reading, AWP off-site event, at Cider Riot, 807 NE Couch Street, Portland, OR 97232
Reading for the Fire and Rain anthology edited by Lucille Lang Day and Ruth Nolan with Lucille Lang Day, Ruth Nolan, Richard Michael Levine, Terri Glass, Joan Gelfand, J.C. Todd, Dolores Hayden, Andrena Zawinski, Barbara Crooker, Ken Haas, Lenore Weiss, Elizabeth Stoessl, Tricia Knoll, Polly Hatfield, Ellaraine Lockie. Morrison Room, Level 1, Portland DoubleTree Hotel, Portland, OR
Panel and readings. Dolores Hayden, Marilyn Nelson, Martha Collins, Frank X Walker and Martin Espada. AWP Conference, Portland, Oregon Convention Center, Portland Ballroom 252, Level 2.
The Center for Book Arts, 28 W. 27th Street, New York, NY, 10001 (3rd floor)
Hosted by Barbara Henry, poet and master printer, head of the Fine Press Seminar, with Madeline Barnes, Mary Gossy, Dolores Hayden, Kara Lack, Sara Passino, and Charles Shields.
Free and open to the public. Reception before and after.
Lecture for The Mastheads at the Berkshire Athenaeum (public library), 1 Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA 01201. Free and open to the public. Reception follows.
Guilford Free Library, 67 Park Street, Guilford CT. Dolores Hayden will read poems with historical settings, Harriet Chessman will read from her new novel, The Lost Sketchbook of Edgar Degas. Free. Refreshments served. Book signing. To register call 203 453 8282.