Five Poets: A reading Friday, December 6, 2017 6:00-8:00 PM Caffe Vivaldi 32 Jones Street NY, NY 10014 Featuring: Susan Lewis Anton Yakovlev Sophie Malleret David Lawton J.C. Hopkins

Past Events

Why There Are Words Presents Six Acclaimed Authors Sunday, November 5, 2017 6:00-7:30 PM Bowery Poetry Club 308 Bowery NY, NY 10012 Tickets and more information Featuring: Susan Lewis Helen Benedict Louise Marburg Sarah Van Arsdale Hosted by Michael Collins

Cool as F*** Reading Series Tuesday, October 24, 2017 6:30-8:30 PM Pete’s Candy Store 709 Lorimer Street Brooklyn, NY Featuring: Susan Lewis Monica Lewis Chris Campanioni Nicole Basta Hosted by Bill Lessard

Poetry Reading at the Golden Notebook Saturday, September 30, 2017 4:00 – 6:00 PM 29 Tinker Street Woodstock, NY 12498 Featuring: Susan Lewis Anne Gorrick Lori Anderson Moseman Lucia Cherciu

Posit reading
7th Annual New York City Poetry Festival
Saturday, July 29  4:30 PM
Chumley’s Stage, Governor’s Island NY, NY 10004
Featuring Sharon Mesmer, Gregory Crosby, Laurie Stone, Sarah Sarai, and Stephanie Berger
Hosted by Susan Lewis
Poetry reading and Q & A:
Susan Lewis and Sharon Mesmer
Muhlenberg Library
June 29, 2017
5:00 -6:45 PM

209 West 23rd Street NY, NY 10011 212-924-1585

Presented by Sundress Academy of the Arts
May 21, 2017
7-7:30 PM EDT

Live on Facebook

Resist Much/Obey Little launch
April 16, 2017
Queens Museum
New York City Building
Flushing Meadows, Corona Park
2:00-5:00 PM


Susan Lewis
Eileen Myles
Bob Holman
Lee Ann Brown
Rosebud Ben-Oni
Donald Wellman
Vincent Katz
Bruce Andrews
Anton Yakovlev
Andrew Levy
& more!

AWP 2017 off-site reading for Posit, Prelude, Inter/rupture, & Bone Bouquet
Saturday, February 11, 2017 3:00 – 5:00 PM
DC Arts Center
2438 18th St NW
Washington, DC
Featuring Rae Armantrout, G.C. Waldrep, Amy King, Catherine Blauvelt, Armando Jaramillo Garcia, Lindsay Turner, Sarah Sarai, Laura Jaramillo, Dominique Salas, Eloisa Amezcua, Lucian Mattison, and Caroline Crew. Hosted by Susan Lewis, Stu Watson, Curtis Perdue, and Krystal Languell.
“At the Inkwell Mixed Genre Night”
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 7:00 – 9:00 PM

85 East 4th Street



Susan Lewis Lori A. May Stephanie Dickinson

“Urgent Bards” Poetry Anthology Release
Sunday, September 10, 2016 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Brooklyn Safehouse
120 Franklin Street

Susan Lewis melissa christine goodrum Michael Whalen Ed Go Billy Cancel

Panel: The Exhilaration Of Upheaval: Poets Who Write On the Visual Arts in the 21st Century Welcome to Boog City 10 Sunday, August 7, 2016 2:30 PM
Unnameable Books
Brooklyn, NY
Hosted by Geoffrey Gatza

Featuring: Susan Lewis Michael Kelleher Loren Kleinman Andre Spears Anne Tardos

Couplet Reading Series New York City Poetry Festival #nycpofest2016 Sunday, July 31, 2016 2:00 PM
The White Horse Stage Governor’s Island, NYC Hosted by Leah Umanski

Featuring: Susan Lewis Stella Padnos-Shea Gina Myers Silvia Bonilla Candace Williams

A reading for Posit New York City Poetry Festival #nycpofest2016 Sunday, July 31, 2016 3:00 PM
The Algonquin Stage Governor’s Island, NYC Hosted by Susan Lewis

Featuring: B.K. Fischer Joanna Fuhrman Anne Gorrick Kate Lutzner Christina Mengert

The Poets of Dancing Girl Press Sunday, June 26, 2016 4:00 PM The Bookmark Shoppe 8415 3rd Ave. Brooklyn, NY Featuring:
Susan Lewis Katie Longofono Janeen Rastall Vicki Iorio Christina Rau

Ping Pong celebration Friday, April 15, 2016 7:30 PM Howl Arts 636 Broadway NYC Hosted by Ping Pong Poetry Editor Joanna Fuhrman with readings by Susan Lewis and other Ping Pong contributors
Posit featured in Boog City Small Presses Night Tuesday, November 17, 2015 6:30 PM Sidewalk Cafe 94 Avenue A NYC With readings by Posit contributors: Martine Bellen Joanna Fuhrman Joe Pan Leah Umansky
Writers Read Tuesday, September 29, 2015 5:30 PM Lee Public Library 100 Main Street Lee, MA Featuring: Susan Lewis David Giannini
New York City Poetry Festival Other Rooms reading Sunday, July 26, 2015 12:00 noon White Horse Stage Governor’s Island, NYC Featuring: Susan Lewis Billy Cancel Paul Vargas Travis Macdonald Melissa Christine Goodrum
Book Party for Joanna Fuhrman’s “Year of Yellow Butterflies”
May 21, 2015
6:30 PM
Flag Foundation
Chelsea Art Tower
545 West 25th Street, 9th Floor
New York City
Susan Lewis, Martine Bellen, Jillian Brall, Nicole Callihan, Christine Hamm, Karen Hildebrand, Gina Inzunza, Boni Joi, Adeena Karsick, Ronna Lebo, Kate Lutzner, Bob Kerr, Sheila Maldonado, Shelley Marlow, Sharon Mesmer, Suzanne Osborne, Joe Pan, Jean-Paul Pecqueur, Sarah Sarai, David Shapiro, Toni Simon, Cat Tyc and Leah Umansky
Dead Rabbits Reading Series DTUT Bar & Cafe 1744 2nd Avenue Sunday, April 19, 2015 8 PM Featuring: Susan Lewis
Rebecca Schiff
Sandra Newman
Liv Lansdale
K.T. Billey
Brooke Ellsworth
Plus MadLibs, trivia games, craft cocktails, and couches!
AWP Offsite event: TV Party with Brooklyn Arts Press, Nightboat, Ping Pong, Hanging Loose, Penguin Poets, and Swerve Thursday, April 8, 2015    7 PM (filmed for future airing on MTN)! MTN Studios 1620 Central Avenue NE, Minneapolis Featuring: Daniel Borzutzky, Fred Schmalz reading Jenny Browne, John F. Buckley, Melissa Buzzeo, Jackie Clark, Julia Cohen, Thomas Devaney, Joanna Fuhrman, Eugene Gloria, Caroline Hagood, Nathan Hoks, Paulo Javier, Vincent Katz, Gabriella Klein, Susan Lewis, Shelley Marlow, Dawn Lundy Martin, Ted Mathys, Rose McLarney, Pablo Medina, Sharon Mesmer, Joe Pan, Martin Rock, Broc Rossell, Lauren Russell, John Sakkis, Erika Jo Brown, William Stobb, Orlando White, Robert Wrigley, Keith Taylor
Welcome to Boog City 8.5 Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015 12:55 PM Unnameable Books 600 Vanderbilt Ave. (between Prospect Place and St. Marks Avenue) Prospect Heights, Brooklyn (note: readings will start at 12:00 noon and continue until 9:00 PM) Recommended by The New Yorker and TimeOut!
Readings in Color Saturday, December 6, 2014 Color Brooklyn 760 Washington Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11238 @readingsincolor

Hunter College Writer’s Conference June 7, 2014 Small Press Panel with: Susan Lewis Gay Degani Bonnie ZoBell Susan O’Neil moderated by Susan Tepper

ECHO Reading Series Heart Music Hall Accord, NY Friday, May 30, 2014 Featuring: Susan Lewis Gretchen Primack Christina Mengert

Červená Barva Press celebrates How to be Another  by Susan Lewis Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Center for the Arts at the Armory 191 Highland Avenue Somerville, MA Featuring: Susan Lewis Sam Witt Gloria Mindock

Saturn Series Poetry & open mic Monday August 5, 2013 Revival Bar 129 East 15th Street NYC Featuring: Susan Lewis Marc Vincenz Jonathan Penton

Saturday – 11 / 9 / 2013 Sidewalk Bar and Restaurant NYC Spring into Fall! Celebrate innovative literature with: Susan Lewis Debra Di Blasi Justin Petropoulos Carla Gannis David Moscovich Yuriy Tarnawsky Sam Witt

CERVENA BARVA PRESS READS ALL OVER THE WORLD — NYC! Thursday, October 24, 2013 Sidewalk Bar and Restaurant NYC Host: Susan Lewis Featuring: Susan Lewis, George Held, Roger W. Hecht, Susan Tepper, Alan Elyshevitz, Ateet Tuli, Adam Shechter, Roger Sedarat, Larissa Shmailo, Claudia Serea, Roberto Garcia, Sami Shalom Chetrit, Andrei Guruianu, Martin Golan, and William James Austin

Ocellus Reseau: A reading featuring poets from the OR Panthology Sunday July 21, 2013 Greenpoint, Brooklyn with: Susan Lewis Alan Gilbert Melissa Goodrum Dolan Morgan Sapphire Sarah Sarai

Phoenix Reading Series @ Launchpad Sunday, July 14, 2013 721 Franklin Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11238 Featuring: Susan Lewis Mia Barkan Clarke Stanley Barkan Andrey Gritsman Michael Graves