Check this page regularly for a handy compendium of local literary happenings. (For Malvern’s own events, please visit our Events Calendar.) If you’d like us to list your literary event, reading, or workshop below, please email

June 2017

Summer Writing Workshops with Winter Tangerine: Winter Tangerine is a literary organization dedicated to amplifying the voices of communities on the margins. This summer they’re hosting several online workshops, as well as two four-day workshops at Poets House in New York City. Applications are open until June 15th; it’s free to apply and they offer financial aid to all who request it for tuition costs. Find out more here.

African American Book Festival: Austin’s 11th annual African American Book Festival is coming up on June 22nd and June 24th, and will feature readings from acclaimed writers such as Angie Thomas, author of the New York Times bestselling novel The Hate U Give, as well as community discussions, including a look at Get Out, Jordan Peele’s comic horror movie. Find out more here.