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An Evening with Local Writers

  • Hudson Valley Community College 80 Vandenburgh Avenue Troy, NY, 12180 United States (map)

A group of local poets, fiction writers and essayists perform short readings of original work.

This year's event is occurring on National Coming Out Day and will feature poet Sarah Giragosian (author of "Queer Fish," winner of the 2014 American Poetry Journal Book Prize), fiction writer Rone Shavers (multi-genre writer of Afro-Futurism, with work in the Los Angeles Reader and PANK Magazine), poet Jil Hanifan (author of "whethergirl: wind rose") and fiction writer Richard Hartshorn (Hudson Valley Community College instructor and recipient of the 2011 Bausch Short Story Prize).

There will be a short meet-and-greet with the writers afterward.

The event is free and open to the public.

Located in the Bulmer Telecommunications Center, Auditorium

Earlier Event: October 11
Rock Hill Bakehouse Open Mic
Later Event: October 11
Word of Mouth Poetry Series