Tuesday, 7 p.m.: SUNY Empire State College Appletree Series open reading featuring poet Jennifer Campbell. Additional reading slots available. Empire State College, Appletree Business Park, 2875 Union Road, Cheektowaga.
Wednesday, 7 p.m.: Circleformance Series Latin American Cultural Awareness Event featuring poets Alberto Cappas and Jose Vega, with a musical performance by Saranaide. Additional reading slots available. El Buen Amigo & LACA Non-Profit, 114 Elmwood Ave. (near Allen Street). $4.
Thursday, 12:15 P.M.: Dramatic reading by Dr. Laura Hinton, professor of English at City College of New York, from her latest book of poetry, “Ubermutter’s Death Dance” (BlazeVOX Books, 2016). The reading will include scripted movement, song, still photography and video as Hinton explores various cultural and personal strategies for grieving as well as a historiographic view of women’s contributions to public representation. Room 210, Butler Library, SUNY Buffalo State, 1300 Elmwood Ave.