Local Literary Events

APRIL 2, 7pm, Poet Jericho Brown
Award-winning poet Jericho Brown reads from his latest work. ECCE Speaker Series -- Rebellion and the First American Tradition: A Keynote Reading.
UIS Brookens Auditorium

APRIL 3, 7-8pm, Poet Jericho Brown
Brown serves as keynote speaker for Student Technology, Arts and Research Symposium.
UIS Brookens Library

APRIL 4, 11am-12pm, Note and Pen Society
For teen writers of all genres. Share your work. Writing activities. No registration needed.
Rochester Community Library


APRIL 15, 6-8pm, SPW Poetry Open Mic
Read your work every third Wednesday of the month. Hosted by the witty and charming Thea Chesley. Food and drink available for purchase. Join the fun!
Robbie's, Old Capital Plaza, south side of square.




APRIL 18, 2-4pm, Publication Event
Felicia Olin will speak about illustrating the newest book of poems by Vachel Lindsay. Lindsay's original illustrations on display.
Vachel Lindsay Home State Historic Site


Email events to springfieldpoetsandwriters@gmail.com.