April 2018 Events with AWM Affiliates

Please click the Affiliate name for detailed information on hours, tours, and more upcoming events.

 

Alabama
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
  • Monte Cristo Cottage (Eugene O’Neill) – Waterford
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe Center– Hartford
    • Events Calendar 
      • Book Discussion: The Handmaid’s Tale
      • Author Talk & Book Signing, Liquid Landscape, Michele Currie Navakas
      • Salons at Stowe: Poetry as Activism; Writers in Exile
      • Author Talk: Claudia Rankin, Citizen
      • Special Event: “Stand against Racism, How Will You Take a Stand?”
  • The Mark Twain House and Museum– Hartford
    • Events Calendar 
      • OH What a Move!, Hartford Basketball Players (1954-1984) with Michael Copeland and Harvey Greenblatt
      • Kick Off (and Kick Up) Your Creativity, 6 Week Writing Class with Dana Meachen Rau
      • UCONN Forum, “Mark Twain, Race and  Anti-Racism, Lessons from Pudd’nhead Wilson
      • “Mark My Words,” Matt Taibbi
      • “Playing with Food”: An Evening with Playwright, Jacques Lamarre and His Muses
  • Noah Webster House – West Hartford
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
  • William Faulkner’s Rowan Oak – Oxford
    • Events Calendar
      • “Inspiration for a Garden through Faulkner’s Writing,” Sherra Owen, Master Gardener
      • “Trees for Generations: How to Leave a Lasting Impression,” Nathan Lazinsky, Assistant Superintendent, Ole Miss Landscape Services
      • “Rowan Oak’s Landscape through a Photographer’s Lens,” Ed Croom, Botanist and Photojournalist
  • Margaret Walker Center – Jackson
    • Events Calendar
      • 12th Annual Creative Arts Festival, Frank X Walker, Co-Founder, Affrilachian Poets, and Presentation of Margaret Walker Award for Best Essay
  • Eudora Welty House and Garden – Jackson
    • Events Calendar 
      • Eudora Welty Birthday Celebration with cake and lemonade on the porch
      • Plant Sale
      • Presentation of Scholastic Writing Awards for the Mississippi Region with Beth Ann Fennelly, Mississippi Poet Laurete
      • Book Signing, Charles Frazier for Varina
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
  • Pat Conroy Literary Center – Beaufort
    • Events Calendar 
      • Pat Conroy’s Great Love of Poetry’
      • Kickstart National Poetry Month
      • Lecture Series with Jonathan Haupt (various locations)
        • Pat Conroy’s Reverence for Teaching
        • Pat Conroy’s Great Love of Libraries
      • Otram Slabess Poets’ 11th Annual Poetry Reading
      • South Carolina Academy of Authors (SCAA) Induction Ceremony Weekend including tour of life of past SCAA honoree, Pat Conroy
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
  • Poe Museum – Richmond
    • Events Calendar
      • Victoria Price discussion of her new book, The Way of Being Lost: A Road Trip To My Truest Self at Babes of Carytown, with a feature showing of ‘The Raven’, starring her father, Vincent, at the Byrd Theatre
      • April Unhappy Hour and Opening of Exhibit of local artist Nicole Pisaniello, “Ligeia: Death, Resurrection, and the Female Ideal: Illustrations exploring the works of Edgar Allan Poe.”
West Virginia
Wisconsin