NYCRS Census

The Reading Series Census is an ongoing project to catalogue the contemporary literary scene. Any reading series curator in the New York tri-state area can take the survey here.


Atlas Reading Series
Cool as F***
Difficult to Name
Ditmas Lit
The Eagle and the Wren
Final Fantasy
Franklin Electric Reading Series
Greenlight Poetry Salon
Greetings Reading
Hustle, The
Load Canon, The
Memoir Monday
Mental Marginalia
The Renegade Reading Series
Roof Top Readings
Say Yes
Pigeon Pages
Prose Bowl
The Rally
Sackett Street Writers
Sundays At Erv’s
Pete’s Reading Series
Women Writers in Bloom


At the Inkwell
The Angry Reading Series
Dead Rabbits Reading Series
Fantastic Fiction
First Person Plural
Guerrilla Lit
HiFi Series
Liars’ League NYC
Lyrics, Lit & Liquor
Miss Manhattan
NYU Bookstore Reading Series
PANK Magazine & Folder
Paragraph Reading Series
Same Page
Segue Reading Series
Sideshow Goshko
Soul Sister Revue
Sunday Salon
Tea & Poetry
Vica Miller Salons
Whom Wants to Cry


Boundless Tales
LIC Reading Series
Line Break
First Tuesdays
Oh, Bernice!
Risk of Discovery
See No Evil

New Jersey

Halfway There
Live Lit at Montclair State
Pershing Fields Garden Friends Benefit Reading

Literary Events

English Kills Review recommends The Rumpus Notable NYC for literary events in New York City. The Rumpus also provides columns of notable literary events in the following cities: Philadelphia, Chicago, Los Angeles, Portland, and The Twin Cities.


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