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Poetry and Literature Calendar / A list of readings and workshops

Tuesday, 3:30 p.m.: UB Poetics Program lecture by Caroline Bergvall. Bergvall is a London-based French-Norwegian writer and interdisciplinary poet working across media, languages, sonic and visual artforms. UB Poetry Collection, 4th floor, 420 Capen Hall, University at Buffalo North Campus.

Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.: Empire State College/Erie Community College poetry reading featuring UB English professor emeritus Max Wickert. Additional reading slots available. Empire State College, Appletree Business Park, 2875 Union Road, Cheektowaga.


Wednesday, 4:30 p.m.: "Image Making with Poems and Photographs," a Rooftop Poetry Club workshop featuring teaching artist Karen Lee Lewis. Rooftop Garden, 2nd floor (in case of inclement weather, 3rd floor, International Students Reading Area), E.H. Butler Library, Buffalo State College. 1300 Elmwood Ave.

Wednesday, 7 p.m.: Tangential Literary Arts Magazine Series reading featuring poet and photographer Denise Amadeo Miller. Additional reading slots available. Gallery 464, 464 Amherst St.


Thursday, 7 p.m.: WebYarns and Hyper Texts: An evening of interactive fiction, Web-based narrative and digital media featuring Medaille College professor Alan Bigelow and Buffalo-based media artist Tammy McGovern. Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave.

Thursday, 7 p.m.: Reading and book signing with sculptor Ellen Graf, author of "The Natural Laws of Good Luck: A Memoir of an Unlikely Marriage" (Trumpeter Books), a story of the cross-cultural romance and marriage of an American artist and a Chinese man. Talking Leaves Books, 3158 Main St.

Thursday, 7:30 p.m.: Book launch and reading by UB English professor emeritus Bill Sylvester from his latest chapbook, "Nightmares -- They Are Zeros" (Yellow Edenwald Field/Buffalo Ochre Papers), Chemical No. 2 (a former fire station), 260 Plymouth Ave. (at Connecticut St.).


Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: "How to Write & Sell Magazine Articles," a Just Buffalo workshop featuring author Kathryn Radeff. 2nd floor, Western New York Book Arts Center, 468 Washington St. (near Mohawk St.). Call 832-5400 for fees and registration information.