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Blacksmith House Poetry Series

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Blacksmith House

56 Brattle Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Late Winter - Spring 2018 Schedule.

All readings take place at 8pm in the Spiegel Auditorium at 56 Brattle St. Admission is $3

February 26

New Voices/Emerging Writers

Laura Marris, Catherine Stearns, and Robert Sykora


March 5

Matt Miller reads from his new book, The Wounded for the Water, with Mario Chard, whose debut poetry collection is Land of Fire.


March 19

Joan Houlihan reads from her new book, Shadow-feast, with Wyn Cooper, whose latest collection is Mars Poetica.


April 2

Gabrielle Calvocoressi reads from Rocket Fantastic, with Gabriel Fried, author of The Children Are Reading.


April 9

Tom Sleigh reads from his new poetry collection, House of Fact, House of Ruin, with Javier Zamora, whose debut collection is Unaccompanied.


April 23

Robin Becker reads from The Black Bear Inside Me, with Erica Funkhouser, whose latest collection is Post & Rail.


April 30

Tarfia Faizullah reads from her new book, Registers of Illuminated Villages, with Jana Prikryl, author of The After Party.


May 7

Olga Broumas reads from her new collection, Jamais Vue.




About the Blacksmith House Poetry Series

Founded in 1973, the award-winning Blacksmith House Poetry Series brings established and emerging writers of poetry and fiction to Harvard Square. The series is sponsored by the Cambridge Center for Adult Education and holds readings at the Blacksmith House, site of the village smithy and spreading chestnut tree of Longfellow’s 1839 poem "The Village Blacksmith."

  • Andrea Cohen, Director

  • Ron Spalletta & Sarah Ehrich, Assistants to the Director

  • Gail Mazur, Founding Director

Click here to access the Blacksmith House Poetry Series Facebook page for regular updates and reminders about our events.

Blacksmith House Poetry Series is funded in part by private donors, and is supported by the Cambridge Community Foundation and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. We endlessly appreciate our donors' support of the Cambridge Center and local cultural programming.

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56 Brattle Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

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