The Illusion of Power: An Evening of Poetry and Music with Voices of Poetry Featuring Four Way Books Authors Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr. and Daniel Tobin @ The Rubin Museum of Art
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

Hear Elizabeth T. Gray, Jr. (Series | India) and Daniel Tobin (Blood Labors) read from their most recent collections, along with Iraj Anvar, Jericho Brown and Cornelius Eady.

Four Way Books Author Patrick Donnelly Reading for Concord Poetry at the Library Series @ Concord Free Public Library
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Hear Patrick Donnelly read from his new collection Little-Known Operas and award-winning translations from the Japanese with Stephen Miller.

Four Way Books & Friends Reading for Why Are There Words NYC at the Bowery Poetry Club @ Bowery Poetry Club
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Hear Four Way Books authors Andrea Cohen (Nightshade), Julia Guez (In an Invisible Glass Case Which Is Also a Frame), and Sara London (Upkeep) read with friends of the press Farooq Ahmed, Sara Munjack, and Gretchen Primack.

Four Way Books Author Andrea Cohen Reading with Jana Prikryl at KGB @ KGB Bar
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hear Andrea Cohen read from her new collection Nightshade.

Four Way Books Author Patrick Donnelly Reading at The Bookstore in Lenox, MA @ The Bookstore
Oct 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Hear Patrick Donnelly (Little-Known Operas) read with Karen Chase.

Four Way Books Author Sara London Reading for NER Vermont Reading Series @ Vermont Book Shop
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hear Sara London read from her new collection Upkeep.

Paul Otremba’s LEVEE: Reading and Book Launch @ The Menil Collection
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Presented by Inprint and The Menil Collection

Free, RSVP requested

Join us for a memorial reading and book launch celebrating the publication of Levee, poet Paul Otremba’s poignant and powerful third collection. Six extraordinary poets from across the U.S. – Michael Collier, Sally Keith, Tomás Morín, Hieu Minh Nguyen, Patrick Phillips, and Kent Shaw – come together to read from the book and pay tribute to Paul and his work. Paul Otremba, who died in June, was a nationally renowned poet, a beloved professor at Rice University, an alumnus of the UH Creative Writing Program, and a cherished member of the Houston community.

Jessica Jacobs Reading at Southern Festival for the Book @ Southern Festival of Books
Oct 11 – Oct 13 all-day

Hear Four Way Books author Jessica Jacobs (Take Me With You, Wherever You’re Going, March 2019) at the Southern Festival for the Books.

Four Way Books Authors Diane Mehta and Kevin Prufer Reading at Brazos Bookstore @ Brazos Bookstore
Oct 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Hear Four Way Books authors Diane Mehta (Forest with Castanets) and Kevin Prufer (How He Loved Them) read at Brazos Bookstore.

Another Lit Reading from Four Way Books @ Regular Visitors
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for an evening of readings from three amazing poets: Julia Guez (In an Invisible Glass Case Which Is Also a Frame, Four Way Books, September 2019), Jen Levitt (The Off-Season, Four Way Books, September 2016), and Maya Phillips (Erou, Four Way Books, September 2019). The poems in their stunning debut collections cover everything from student debt to a modern day retelling of The Odyssey to pet sitting for your parents. Don’t miss the power, humor, and heartbreak. #LitCrawlNYC

Books will be available for sale.