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Jennifer K. Sweeney  
Poetry Readings, Workshops, Lectures

UPCOMING EVENTS

Claremont Library Poetry Series, Claremont, CA, June 28 2pm

SELECTED PAST EVENTS

2014 Long Beach Poetry Festival October 15, 2014

2013 LitFUSE: 3.5 hour Master class on craft, workshop "The Line as Breath", poetry reading, and informal dialogue with Dorianne Laux--"Coffee, Tea, and Poetry" Tieton, WA, September 27-29

Los Angeles Times Book Festival. USC Campus, Los Angeles, CA: April 20, 2013

Master Class “Invention and the Nature Poem,” and Readings at 16th Annual Tuolumne Meadows Poetry Festival. Yosemite National Park, CA: Aug 17-19, 2012

Cal State San Bernardino. December 1, 2011

Master Class, Reading, and Lecture: “Rhythm, Breath, Body,” LitFest: 9th Annual Literary Festival Nov 4-5, 2011. Millikin University, Millikin, I​L

Kalamazoo College. Kalamazoo, MI: January 20, 2011.

Old Dog Tavern Reading Series. Kalamazoo, MI: January 10, 2011.

Perugia Press Poets. Amity Library, Amherst, MA: November 7, 2010.

Collected Poets Series. Shelburne Falls, MA: November 4, 2010.

WomenMade Poetry Reading. WomanMade Gallery, Chicago, IL: August 2, 2010.

Gwen Frostic Reading Series. Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI: April 24, 2010.

Poets Follies Reading Series. Marick Press: Grosse Point Library, Michigan: March 18, 2010.

 Kalamazoo Public Library, with Chad Sweeney. November 10, 2009.

Other Words Poetry Conference. St. Augustine, FL: November 7, 2009.

FSU Poetry Series. Tampa, FL: November 4, 2009.

Poetry Flash Reading at Moe’s Books. Berkeley, CA: October 25, 2009.

San Francisco Center for the Book. San Francisco, CA: October 23, 2009.

Academy of American Poets Awards Ceremony. New School, NY, NY: October 16, 2009.

Kalamazoo Book Arts Center: Poets in Print. KBAC, Kalamazoo, MI: January 17, 2009.

Moe’s Books, with Chad Sweeney. Berkeley, CA: August 3, 2008.

Back Room Live. Oakland, CA: July 26, 2008.

Parthenon West and POOL. Pegasus Books Downtown, Berkeley, CA: May 17, 2008.

Watershed Poetry Festival. Martin Luther King Park, Berkeley, CA: August 18, 2007.

Bay Area Poetry Marathon. The Lab, San Francisco, CA: June 30, 2007.

The Other Voice Presents Jennifer K. Sweeney and Julia B. Levine. Unitarian Church, Davis, CA: May 7, 2007.

Inaugural Reading for the release of Ping-Pong. Henry Miller Library, Big Sur, CA: May 5, 2007. 

Small Desk Press Salon Featuring Jennifer K. Sweeney and Matthew Cooperman, San Francisco, CA: March 16, 2007.

Sacramento Poetry Center at The Place, with Indigo Moor, Sacramento, CA: March 12, 2007. 

Listen and Be Heard, 818 Marin St. Vallejo, CA: March 9, 2007.

Poetry International and Parthenon West Review LitFest. Claire de Lune, San Diego, CA: February 3, 2007.

Scripps Cottage, San Diego State University: February 2, 2007.

Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, CA: February 1, 2007.

Word Temple Poetry Series: Jennifer K. Sweeney and Al Young at Copperfield’s Books. Santa Rosa, CA: January 26, 2007.

Northpoint Café, Sausalito, CA: January 18, 2007.

RUNES 6 Release Reading. Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA: December 11, 2006.

Poetry Flash at Black Oak Books: Jennifer K. Sweeney and Clare Rossini. Berkeley, CA: December 3, 2006.

San Francisco Center For the Book Poets Pulling Prints Series, San Francisco, CA: December 1, 2006.

Wave Books Bus Tour. The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA: October 22, 2006, and Santa Cruz, CA: October 21, 2006.

San Francisco Public Library: September 26, 2006.

Beyond Baroque, Venice, CA: July 3, 2006.