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NEW! Kalamazoo Literary Corner

Writing Groups and Literary Events

Are you hosting or participating in a local writing group or an author reading? Fill out the form and your event could be included in this public listing.

Organizational Meeting – SciFi & Fantasy Writers
Thursday, June 6, 2024 5:00pm
Kazoo Books
2413 Parkview Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008
Contact name: Sarah Keizer
Contact email: [email protected]
(269) 553-6506

Book Collector Roadshow and Seminar
Saturday, June 15  12:00pm
Kazoo Books
2413 Parkview Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008
Contact: [email protected]
(269) 553-6506

Poems That Ate Our Ears – Awards Ceremony
Saturday, Sept 28  1:00pm
Kalamazoo Public Library Central branch – Van Deusen Room
315 S. Rose St.
Kalamazoo MI  49007
Host: Friends of Poetry
Contact: Scott Bade
Contact email: [email protected]
(269) 567-0803


Local Authors

Writers’ Block is where KPL celebrates published writers from Kalamazoo County by sharing their author videos on KPL TV and our YouTube Channel to introduce them and their work to the Kalamazoo community. If you are a local author and would like to submit a video, please visit the Writer’s Block submission page.

Latest Videos

John Gerts: Too Dark City

Kalamazoo Public Library presents Writers Block, a forum where independently published local writers can tell the world about their work. This edition features John Gerts, author of Too Dark City.…

Recorded 01/12/2024

Categories: Writers’ Block: Local Authors

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