Past Smartish Pace Events:
Reading: Poets from Issues 22 & 23 ~ CityLit Festival!
4/16/2016 (5:00pm) -- (6:00pm)
We're excited to be invited by CityLit to host a reading feature poets from Smartish Pace Issues 22 and 23. Poets and building/room at U. of Baltimore, TBA soon!
Smartish Pace Reading at CityLit Festival!
4/16/2016 (5:00pm) -- (6:00pm)
We're excited CityLit invited us to host this reading. Smartish Pace poets reading: Donald Berger, author of The Long Time, (Wallstein, 2015); Joyce S. Brown, poems in Poetry and Smartish Pace; Elizabeth Hazen, author of Chaos Theories (Santa Fe Writer’s Project, 2016); and Chris Mason, author of Where To From Out (Furniture, 2013). Building/room at U. of Baltimore, TBA soon!
AWP Conference & Bookfair
3/30/2016 (1:00am) -- 4/3/2016 (4:00am)
see you beautiful writers at table 1256
4/8/2015 (9:00am) -- 4/11/2015 (11:55pm)
stop by & chat-it-up with SP folks, drink a cold one, steal a t-shirt, read some poems
3/25/2014 (12:05pm) -- (1:05pm)
Issue 20 Readings!
9/1/2013 (7:00pm) -- (8:00pm)
We will have Smartish Pace Issue 20 readings in Baltimore (TBA), New York City (KGB Bar), Raleigh (Contemporary Art Museum), Austin (TBA) and Virgin Islands (TBA). Dates to be announced here throughout the year.
Issue 19 Reading & Party (with The Great American Canyon Band!)
4/13/2013 (7:00pm) -- (11:00pm)
Issue 19 Reading & Party featuring poets Aaron Belz, Joseph Capista, Michael Collier, Patricia Davis, Deborah Doolittle, Hayden Saunier and Amy Woolard followed by the super hot The Great American Canyon Band! $10 gets you a copy of Issue 19, free beer/wine & a mindblowingly good time. All profit goes to Smartish Pace--a nonprofit organization--and helps fund the printing of our next issue.Parking: Park on Guilford Ave. if you can (1 block south of 1501 Guilford on bridge is often open) or on Mt. Royal Ave. or any blocks WEST of Guilford (toward Penn Station). There are also inexpensive parking lots near Penn Station (on E. Lanvale between Charles St. & St. Paul) and one next to Club Charles (1724 N. Charles St.).
SP @ AWP
3/6/2013 (7:00am) -- 3/9/2013 (5:00pm)
For the time of your life please stop by our 11th annual AWP table: D6. We look forward to taking your picture and your money! We'll have Issue 20 with one-of-a-kind covers, new t-shirts, Red Sox tix, cheese, Manny Ramirez baseball cards, etc.
SP19 Reading at KGB in NYC
12/1/2012 (7:00pm) -- (8:30pm)
Come celebrate Smartish Pace Issue 19 with a reading by poets from the issue including Joel Allegretti, Joseph Capista, Gregory Djanikian, Piotr Gwiazda, Lesley Jenike, Jennifer Maier, Matt McBride, M.B. McLatchey and Hayden Saunier! This is our annual NYC event and will be tons of fun, we promise.JOEL ALLEGRETTI’s fourth book of poems is Europa/Nippon/New York: Poems/Not-Poems (Poets Wear Prada, 2012). JOSEPH J. CAPISTA’s poems have appeared in Literary Imagination, North American Review and Slate. GREGORY DJANIKIAN’s sixth poetry collection is So I Will Till the Ground (Carnegie Mellon , 2007). PIOTR GWIAZDA’s second book of poems is Messages: Poems & Interview (Pond Road, 2012). JENNIFER MAIER’s first poetry collection is Dark Alphabet (Southern Illinois, 2006) and her second, Now Now (Pittsburgh), will appear in 2013. MATT McBRIDE has recently published poems in Forklift, Ohio; Ink Node; Juked; Little Red Leaves and SLAB. M.B. McLATCHEY has poems in Ekphrasis, Grain, Science, Shenandoah, The Comstock Review and The Southern Poetry Review. HAYDEN SAUNIER’s first book of poems is Tips for Domestic Travel (Black Lawrence, 2009).
SP19 Reading at CAM, Raleigh
11/16/2012 (7:00pm) -- (8:00pm)
SP Issue 19 Poets Aaron Belz, Deborah H. Doolittle and Jason Miller will read their poetry. This is SP's first event in Raleigh and we're thrilled to be at the wonderful new CAM, Raleigh, on Friday Nov. 16th!Aaron Belz is the author of The Bird Hoverer (BlazeVOX, 2007) and Lovely, Raspberry (Persea, 2010); a third, Glitter Bomb, is forthcoming from Persea. Deborah H. Doolittle is the author of No Crazy Notions (Longleaf, 2001) and That Echo (Longleaf, 2003). Jason Miller is the author of Langston Hughes and American Lynching Culture (Florida, 2011).
- SP Poet Aliki Branstone named MO Poet Laureate (July 2nd, 2016)
- Poet Carson Cistulli Talkin' Baseball (May 27th, 2016)
- Poet Matthew Zapruder Named the New Poetry Column Editor for The New York Times Magazine. (March 3rd, 2016)
- Poet C. D. Wright Dies at 67 (January 13th, 2016)
- Amit Majmudar appointed as the first Poet Laureate of Ohio (December 28th, 2015)
February 9th, 2017 (8:00am) -- February 11th, 2017 (5:00pm)
LOCATION: Washington, DC
Visit table 334 for our new issue, t-shirts, treats...and 3 free books of poetry with every purchase (lots of great titles)! We look forward to meeting you!