2:00 pm14:00

A Celebration of Feminist Poets Who Span a Generation--Lory Bedikian

On Saturday, May 7th, Red Hen Press and the Women’s Center of Los Angeles will hold a benefit reading - A Celebration of Feminist Poets Who Span a Generation – From the 1960's to Present Day featuring renown feminist poets Judy Grahn and Eloise Klein Healy in conversation with up-and-coming contemporary feminist poets Lory Bedikian, Lillian-Yvonne Bertram, Adrienne Christiansen, Nicelle Davis, and Jenny Factor.

The event will begin with a champagne reception at 2 p.m. at the Feminist Majority Foundation/Ms. Magazine (433 S Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212). Tickets are available in advance for $16.00 for adults, $12.00 for students and seniors, and for $25.00 at the door. This benefit is in support Red Hen Press and WCLA - two nonprofit organizations dedicated to the shared values, voices, legacy, and impact of women writers. 

Free book, champagne, and hors d'oeuvres included with ticket.


Nov 7

Other Words Conference

The Florida Literary Arts Conference 

This year's Other Words Conference at the beautiful campus of Flagler College in St. Augustine promises another strong showing of Anhinga poets. 

This year's features panels and readings by Sylvia Curbelo, Kenneth Hart, Phil Deaver, Patricia Waters, Sean Sexton, Diane Wakowski, Gerry LaFemina, Mia Leonin, and Earl S. Braggs.

Also featured will be Robin Beth Schaer, winner of the 2014 Robert Dana Award, selected by Jan Beatty;
and Christine Poreba, winner of the 2014 Phillip Levine prize, selected by Philip Levine.   

7:00 pm19:00

Bryant Park Reading with Robin Beth Schaer

  • Bryant Park

Anhinga poet and 2014 Robert Dana-Anhinga Prize winner, Robin Beth Schaer, will read with Tina Chang, Brenda Shaughnessy, and Tracy K. Smith.

The reading presented by Mark Doty.

Location: Reading Room in Bryant Park, Manhattan

Location Details: Located on the 42nd street side of the park, between the back of the New York Public Library and Sixth Avenue. Look for the burgundy and white umbrellas.

Cost: Free

For more details:

3:00 pm15:00

Vroman's Bookstore Presents...

Join Vroman's bookstore on Saturday, June 20th at 3 p.m.
as they present:

Lory Bedikian
Anhinga poet and author of The Book of Lamenting
winner of the 2010 Philip Levine Prize for Poetry 

William Archila
author of The Art of Exile and newly released The Gravedigger's Archaeology
winner of the 2015 Letras Latinas/Red Hen Press Poetry Prize 

The reading will be held at Vroman's Bookstore in Pasadena, California, with an introduction by Prof. Michael Datcher

Vroman's Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91101


The Book of Lamenting, 2010 Philip Levine Prize for Poetry, Anhinga Press

William Archila: 

7:00 pm19:00

Poems on Demand

Anhinga Co-Director and poet, Jay Snodgrass will write a poem for you while you wait. Come down and get a piece! 

@ First Friday
June 5th
621 Gallery. Railroad Square, Tallahassee

6:00 pm18:00

An Evening with Diane Wakoski

  • All Saint's Cinema

Join in for an evening of poetry and film. Tickets are $25 and $10. Attending only the reading is free. To see more about this event and to purchase tickets please go to our Eventbrite page.  We'll be screening the remastered classic Bay of Angels, and are the second in the country after NYC to do so! Should be an excellent night, and our biggest Spring fundraising event of the year. Come out and support our small, independent press!

6PM - Cocktail reception
7PM - A Reading by Diane Wakoski
8PM - A screening of the film Bay of Angels

2:00 pm14:00

Writing Film-inspired Poems: the Media as Muse

Bay of Angels: Media as Muse

Bay of Angels: Media as Muse

A workshop with Diane Wakoski and Lynne Knight.
2p.m., Sunday, May 3, 2015 at the inspiring Tudor-style Lichgate cottage, 1401 High Road, Tallahassee

Buy Tickets  here.

Registration is $25

Contact to reserve your spot.

Read more about Diane Wakoski

In tandem with the screening of the film “Bay of Angels” at the All Saints Cinema on Monday, May 4th, Anhinga Press is offering a poetry workshop that examines our relationship to the media as poets. How can we harness what inspires us in film and write about what we see and hear in our own voice? The discussion will be lively, the writing glorious!

Be inspired at Lichgate

Be inspired at Lichgate

Apr 12

Anhinga Press @AWP

  • Hilton Minneapolis Hotel & Convention Center

Find us at Bookfair table #1213