Apr 18, 2014

Spring Updates

Our spring reading period is now CLOSED, and our editors here at Harpur Palate are working hard to get through the mountain of submissions we received. Thank you to everyone who trusted us to read your work. The editors should have an answer to you within the next two weeks.

Spring is a big time for literary events in our area - see below for conferences and readings galore!

Saturday, April 19: Bianca Stone and Ben Pease to read at the Belmar Pub, 7 pm

This event has been arranged by our intern Elizabeth and we look forward to hearing from both Bianca and Ben.

Thursday, April 24: Nicole Santalucia and Abby Murray to read at RiverRead Books, 6:30 pm

Both Nicole and Abby are former poetry editors for Harpur Palate, and we congratulate Nicole on her chapbook Driving Yourself to Jail in July winning the 2013 Ruby Irene Prize with Arcadia Magazine. You can see more information about the reading here, and can keep a lookout for a forthcoming review of Nicole's chapbook on our blog. You can buy Driving Yourself to Jail in July here!

Friday, April 25: Binghamton Poetry Project Final Reading at Binghamton University, 6 pm

Come hear poets from the area share the work they've written in various workshops from the Binghamton Poetry Project this spring. This final reading takes place in Binghamton University's Science I Room 149. You can learn more about what the Poetry Project does here

Saturday, April 26: Shifting Tides, Anxious Borders, a graduate conference on transnational literature at the Downtown Center starting at 10:30 am

This conference is put on by graduate students at Binghamton University and will take place at the Downtown Center in Binghamton. Like STAB on Facebook to see what they're all about.

Saturday, May 3: Spring Writes at Ithaca's Argos Inn, 6 pm

Spring Writes has so many wonderful literacy events happening, and Harpur Palate editors will be at the literary journals reading that Saturday evening, reading our favorite pieces from former contributors. Learn more about the many events of Spring Writes here.

We will continually update with more information. 
Thanks again and stay tuned!
(Submissions reopen Fall 2014)