Jonathan Blunk will read from
James Wright: A Life in Poetry

Madrid, Spain 5/30/19

La Residencia de Estudiantes, Unamuno Author Series 2019 & Desperate Literature Festival, in Madrid, Spain, on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Calle del Pinar, 21-23, 28006 Madrid, Spain (Metro: Gregorio Marañon), at 11:15 am

Madrid Unamuno Festival Event


New York City, New York 5/18/19

Biographers International Conference, in NYC, on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Leon Levy Center for Biography, Graduate Center, CUNY, at 4:30 pm

Biographers International Event

Taipei, Taiwan 11/7/18

National Taiwan University, in Taipei, Taiwan, on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at Liberal Arts Building Lecture Hall, Royal Palm Blvd., at 3:00 pm

National Taiwan University Event

Westerly, Rhode Island 10/4/18

Paperback Book Launch:  Savoy Bookshop & Café, in Westerly, RI, on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at 10 Canal Street, at 7:00 pm (appearing with Annie Wright)

Savoy Bookshop Event

Coimbra, Portugal 6/11/18

University of Coimbra, Dept. of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Portugal, on Monday, June 11, 2018

Madrid, Spain 6/1/18

Desperate Literature Bookshop, Unamuno Author Series, in Madrid, Spain, on Friday, June 1, 2018, at Calle Campomanes 13 (Metro: Opera), at 8:00 pm

Madrid Desperate Literature Bookshop Event

Martins Ferry, OH 4/21/18

28th James Wright Poetry Festival, Martins Ferry, OH, on Saturday, April 21, 2018, at the Martins Ferry Public Library, 20 James Wright Place, Festival 9 am-9 pm, featuring Jonathan Blunk, Anne Wright, Stanley Plumly, Maggie Anderson, and Dave Lucas, Biography Reading at 7:30 pm

James Wright Poetry Festival Event

Sleepy Hollow, NY 4/6/18

Hudson Valley Writers Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY, on Friday, April 6, 2018, with Anne Wright and local poets, at the Philipse Manor Railroad Station, 300 Riverside Drive, at 7:30 pm

Hudson Valley Writers Center Event

Randolph, NJ 3/20/18

County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ, on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Learning Resource Center, Room 121, 214 Center Grove Rd., at 12:30 pm

County College of Morris Event

Swarthmore, PA 2/27/18

Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, PA, on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at McCabe Library Atrium, 500 College Ave., at 4:30 pm

Swarthmore College Event

An exhibition at McCabe Library, featuring books, prints, photos, and objects celebrating the life of James Wright, will be on view from February 19 through April 1, 2018.

Swarthmore College Library Exhibition

Rhinebeck, NY 2/1/18

Oblong Books in Rhinebeck, NY, on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 6422 Montgomery St., at 6:00 pm

Oblong Books Event

Milledgeville, GA 1/23/18

Georgia College Visiting Writers Series, in Milledgeville, GA, on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at 231 W. Hancock St., at 7:00 pm

Georgia College Event

New York City 1/20/18

Poets House, with special guests Anne Wright and Donna Masini, in Battery Park City, NYC, on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at 10 River Terrace, at 3:00 pm

Poets House Event

Rhinebeck, NY 1/8/2018

Arbor Ridge at Brookmeade in Rhinebeck, NY, on Monday, January 8, 2018, at 11 Mountain Laurel Lane, at 3:30 pm

Saint Paul, Minnesota 12/5/2017

Common Good Books in Saint Paul, MN, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 38 South Snelling Ave., at 7:00 pm

Common Good Books Event

Minneapolis, Minnesota 12/4

The University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN, on Monday, December 4, 2017, in the Elmer L. Andersen Library, Room 120, 222 21st Ave. S., at 7:00 pm

University of Minnesota Event

Minneapolis, Minnesota 12/3

Book House Conversation in Minneapolis, MN, with Jonathan Blunk and Erik Storlie
on Sunday, December 3, 2017, at The Book House/Loring Pasta Bar, 327 14th Ave SE, at 2:30 pm

Seattle, Washington 11/30 

Elliott Bay Book Company in Seattle, WA, on Thursday, November 30, 2017
1521 10th Ave., at 7:00 pm

Elliott Bay Book Company Event

Portland, Oregon 11/28

Mother Foucault’s Bookshop in Portland, OR, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 523 SE Morrison St., at 7:00 pm

Mother Foucault's Bookshop Event

Portland, Oregon 11/28

Live Interview on Xray.FM Radio, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 8:50 am Pacific Time

Xray.FM Radio Interview

Ithaca, New York 11/12

Buffalo Street Books in Ithaca, NY, on Sunday, November 12, 2017,  215 N. Cayuga St. in Dewitt Mall, at 3:00 pm

Buffalo Street Books Event

Oberlin College 10/26

Oberlin College in Oberlin, OH, on Thursday, October 26, 2017, in the Norman C. Craig Lecture Hall, 119 Woodland St., at 5:00 pm

Oberlin College Event

Kenyon College 10/24

Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio, on Tuesday, October 24, in the Cheever Room of Finn House, at 4:15 pm

Kenyon College Event

Book Launch, Peekskill 10/17/17

The Field Library in Peekskill, NY, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 6:30 pm

Field Library FaceBook Event