Past Readings & Events

Beginning with the most recent.

2011

September 24) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of “Evening of Poetry, Music & Mimoda Jazzo” at the Mimoda Studio (entrance through Paper or Plastik Cafe), 5772 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, beginning at 7:30 p.m.  For more information visit http://www.mimodastudio.comor call 323.937.0488

September 18) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of the Moonday East Reading Series at The Flintridge Bookstore and Coffeehouse, 1010 Foothill Blvd., La Canada Flintridge CA, beginning at 2:00 p.m. (Feature to follow open-mic). For more information visit www.moondaypoetry.com or call 818.790.0717

May 1, 2011) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. She will read along with poet Matthew Shenoda at 1:30 pm on the Poetry Stage. The Festival will be held at the University of Southern California and is free and open to the public. For more information, click HERE.

April 16, 2011) Cecilia Woloch participates with poet John Guzlowski in a conversation about and reading of the works of Nobel prize-winning Polish poet, Czeslaw Milosz. The evening is hosted by the Helena Modejska Art and Culture Club; the reading and discussion begin at 6:30 pm at the Ruskin Art Club (located at 800 South Plymouth Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90005). Tickets are $15 and space is limited: RSVP by April 14th to tel. 818-352-4411, or prezes@modjeska.org (leave your phone number). Guests are invited to bring beverages or  traditional Polish desserts for the buffet. To visit the event site, click HERE.

April 8, 2011) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of The Poetry Society of South Carolina Poetry Series, The Charleston Library Society, 164 King Street (just before Queen) 7:00 p.m. Readings are free and open to the public. A book signing and reception follow the program. For more information, click HERE.

April 3, 2011) Cecilia Woloch reads at 1st Congregational Church of Los Angeles’ Poetry Sunday. The church is located at 540 S. Commonwealth Ave., Los Angeles, CA, 90010 and the event is free and open to all. The service begins at 11 am. For more information clickHERE.

March 11, 2011) Cecilia Woloch reads with John Barr as part of Red Hen’s New York Reading Series at KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th St., NYC, NY 10003, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call 626-356-4760.

February 7, 2011) Cecilia Woloch reads with Brendan Constantine, Eloise Klein Healy, and Rob Roberge as part of Red Hen’s Monday Evenings at the Geffen, The Geffen Playhouse, Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater 10886 Le Conte Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90024, 7:30 p.m. For Tickets Call: 310-208-5454. $20 for general admission, $10 for students and seniors. For more information, contact StephanieS@GeffenPlayhouse.com or click HERE.

2010

November 20) Cecilia Woloch reads at The Santiago Salon, located at 227 16th St., Seal Beach, CA 90740. The evening begins at 7:58pm and the reading at 8:33pm. Musician Ben White will also perform and the featured artist is Duncan Simcoe. For more information or to RSVP, email davidson94@yahoo.com.

November 14) Cecilia Woloch reads with Caleb Barber as part of the Red Hen Press Reading Series at the Ruskin Art Club, 800 S. Plymouth Blvd., Los Angeles, CA, 90005, 2:oo p.m. Refreshments will be served. Admission is $1o/ $5 for students and seniors. For more information, call (323) 755-3530.

October 30) Cecilia Woloch reads with Natasha Tretheway, Collin Kelley, Patrick Donnelly, Richard Garcia, and M. Ayodele Heath for the Seventh Annual Voices Carry at the Sycamore Place Gallery, 120 Sycamore Place, Decatur, GA 30030, 8pm. Light refreshments and a book signing will follow the program. The event is presented by Poetry Atlanta and is free and open to the public. For further information, visithttp://poetryatlanta.blogspot.com/2010/10/seventh-annual-voices-carry-oct-30.html .

October 20) Cecilia Woloch reads with Heather Hartley and Elizabeth Ianacci as part of the WANTED: WRITERS! series at The Rumor Mill, 11739 W Washington Blvd Los Angeles, CA 9006 (in Culver City), 7:30 pm. For further information, visithttp://therumormill.us/category/events/.

Sept. 25) Cecilia Woloch leads Poetry Bootcamp, at San Diego Writers, Ink’s The Ink Spot,Art Center Lofts, 710 13th Street, Studio 210, San Diego, CA 92101, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. This is an intensive one-day workshop designed to jumpstart the creative process and help poets at all levels generate new material for poems, explore new styles and techniques, and further develop their grasp of craft in a supportive and stimulating environment. The workshop will be limited to 12 participants. For more information, visit:http://www.sandiegowriters.org/programs_workshop_ceciliawolochpoetrybootcamp.htm

Sept. 24) Cecilia Woloch reads with Kim Noriega at San Diego Writers, Ink’s The Ink Spot,Art Center Lofts, 710 13th Street, Studio 210, San Diego, CA 92101, 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit:http://www.sandiegowriters.org/programs_readings_CeciliaWolochKimNoriegaReading.htm

July 20) Cecilia Woloch reads with Judy Klein as part of The Write Angle Poetry and Music Cabaret at the Square Brewery, Market Square, Petersfield, GU32, from 7:3010:30 p.m. For more information, visit: http://www.petersfieldwriteangle.co.uk/events.html

May 20) Cecilia Woloch reads at the Village Voice Bookshop, 6 Rue Princesse
75006 Paris, beginning at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit: http://www.villagevoicebookshop.com

May 18) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of the literary evening “On Pleasure and Poetry” at the American Library in Paris, 10 rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris, France beginning at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit: http://www.americanlibraryinparis.org/calendar-of-events/details/306-on-pleasure-a-poetry-a-literary-evening.html.

April 25) Cecilia Woloch reads at First Congregational Church of Los Angeles as part of their Sunday service, 540 South Commonwealth Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90020, beginning at 11 a.m. A coffee hour including a book sale and signing will follow the service. For more information contact Dr. R. Scott Colglazier Senior Minister at (213) 355-5231 or visit:http://www.fccla.org

April 13) Cecilia Woloch reads at the Carnegie Center, 251 W. Second Street, Lexington, KY 40507, beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Jennifer Mattox (jmattox@carnegieliteracy.org) or call (859) 254-4175.

April 12) Cecilia Woloch reads and lectures as part of the fourth annual Writing, Rhetoric, and Communication lecture at Transylvania University, Cowgill Center Room 102, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington, KY, 40508, beginning at 4:00 p.m. A reception and book signing will follow in the Cowgill lobby.

April 10) Cecilia Woloch signs copies of her latest collection, Carpathia, as part of the AWP conference Bookfair at the BOA Editions Ltd. table, Denver, Colorado, from 11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

April 9) Cecilia Woloch reads at AWP Offsite Event: Reading by 3 BOA Poets, D’Vine Winery, 1660 Champa Street, Denver, Co, beginning at 8:00 p.m. For more information, visit:http://www.winerydenver.com/

April 9) Cecilia Woloch signs copies of her award-winning chapbook, Narcissus, as part of the AWP conference Bookfair at the Tupelo Press table from 4:30-5:00 p.m.

April 8) Cecilia Woloch reads with Kim Noriega at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, University Center 302, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80933-7150 beginning at 7:00 p.m.

April 6) Cecilia Woloch reads with Ralph Angel and Carol Muske-Dukes as part of the Library Foundation of Los Angeles’ ALOUD program, Mark Taper Auditorium, Downtown Central Library, 630 W. Fifth St, Los Angeles, CA 90071, beginning at 7:00 p.m. (requested arrival time is 6:30 p.m.) Free, reservations recommended. Parking is located at 524 S. Flower St, underneath the library. For more information, call: (213) 228-7025, or visithttp://www.aloudla.org.

April 3) Cecilia Woloch reads with Kim Noriega at the Launch Celebration for Name Me, Poems by Kim Noriega at Skylight Books, 1818 N Vermont Ave (between Hollywood Blvd & Franklin), Los Angeles, CA 90027, beginning at 5:00 p.m. For more information, call: (323) 660-1175 or visit http://www.skylightbooks.com

Mar. 31) Cecilia Woloch reads with Julianna McCarthy at the Ugly Mug, 261 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866 beginning at 8:00 p.m. For more information, call 714-997-5610 or visithttp://www.poetryidiots.com.

March 25) Cecilia Woloch reads with Perie Longo at Chaucer’s Books, 3321 State St., Santa Barbara, CA., beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, call: (805) 682-6787.

March 20) Cecilia Woloch reads with Sharon Mesmer at the Bowery Poetry Club and Cafe, 308 Bowery, New York City, beginning at 2 p.m. For more information, call: (212) 614-0505 or visit: http://www.bowerypoetry.com/

March 11) Cecilia Woloch reads with Kate Evans at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Rooms 225-227, 150 E. San Fernando St., San Jose, CA, 95112 beginning at 4:00-5:00 p.m. For more information, call: (408) 808-2000 or visithttp://library.sjsu.edu/about/events/index.htm

March 10) Cecilia Woloch live radio interview with J.P. Dancing Bear for “Out of Our Minds,” KKUP, 91.5 FM in San Jose, CA, beginning at 8:00 p.m. For more information, visit:http://home.comcast.net/~jpdancingbear/ooom.html

March 9) Cecilia Woloch reads at Bookshop Santa Cruz, 1520 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060, beginning at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit: www.poetrysantacruz.org.

March 1) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of “Hop on the Magic Poetry Bus: An Evening with the California Poet Laureate & Friends,” USC Davidson Conference Center, the Embassy Room, 3540 South Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90007, beginning at 5:00 p.m. Cocktail reception & book-signing following program. Admission Free. Enter through Gate 4 at Jefferson Blvd. and Royal St. Parking Structure D Fee – $8.00

Jan. 14) Cecilia Woloch reads as part of the LMU Spring Reading Series at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA, 90045, beginning at 8:00 p.m.

Jan. 8) Cecilia Woloch reads with Jeanie Thompson as part of the InKY Reading Series at the Rudyard Kipling, 422 W. Oak Street, Louisville, Kentucky, beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, see www.inkyreadingseries.com.

Jan. 2) Cecilia Woloch reads and signs books as a part of the EKU MFA in Creative Writing winter residency, The Downtown Hilton, Lexington, KY 40507-1125, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

2009

Dec. 11) Cecilia Woloch reads with Rhett Trull and Cheryl Floyd Miller at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27607, beginning at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call: (919) 828-1588 or visit www.quailridgebooks.com

Dec. 9) Cecilia Woloch reads at Old Books On Front Street, 22 N. Front St., Wilmington, NC, beginning at 7:00 p.m. For more information, call: (910) 763-4754 or visithttp://www.oldbooksonfrontst.com/

Dec. 6) Cecilia Woloch reads with former NC Poet Laureate Kay Stripling Byer and a third poet as a part of the “Poetrio” series at Malaprop’s Bookstore and Café, 55 Haywood St., Asheville, NC, 28801, beginning at 3 p.m. For more information, call: (828) 254-6734.

Dec. 5) Cecilia Woloch reads and signs books with former NC Poet Laureate Kay Stripling Byer at City Lights Bookstore, 3 E Jackson St., Ste 1, Sylva, NC 28779, beginning at 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.citylightsnc.com

Nov. 21) Cecilia Woloch reads with Charles Harper Webb at Book Soup, 8818 Sunset Blvd. W. Hollywood, CA, 90069, beginning at 7:00 p.m. For more information, call: (310) 659-3110.

Nov. 17) Cecilia Woloch reads at the University of Southern California, USC Doheny Memorial Library, Feuchtwanger Special Collections, DML 209, 3550 Trousdale Parkway, University Park Campus, Los Angeles CA 90089, beginning at 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact Janalynn Bliss by email: jbliss@college.usc.edu or phone: (213) 821-0477.

Nov. 15) Cecilia Woloch interview with the MOE Green Poetry Discussion. The interview will be broadcast online on blog talk radio on Sunday, Nov. 15, 10AM – 11AM (Pacific time). Listen to the interview here [MOE Green Poetry Discussion].

Nov. 13) Cecilia Woloch reads with Carol Muske-Dukes as part of the WordTemple reading series at The Sonoma County Museum, 425-7th Street, Santa Rosa, California, beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, see http://www.wordtemple.com/

Nov. 12) Cecilia Woloch reads with California poet laureate Carol-Muske Dukes at Books Inc., 2251 Chestnut St., San Francisco, CA, 94123, beginning at 7:30. For more information, call (415) 931-3633.

Nov. 8) Cecilia Woloch reads with Brendan Constantine in a tribute to James Baker Hall at Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, CA, beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, call: (310) 822-3006.

Oct. 27) Cecilia Woloch reads for the Redondo Poets at Coffee Cartel, 1820 South Catalina Avenue, Hollywood Riviera, Redondo Beach, CA., beginning at 8:10 p.m For more information, visit www.redondopoets.com or call 310-548-5344.

Oct. 24) Cecilia Woloch reads at the Horizon School Auditorium as part of the AQLF event I See Straight People, 1900 De Kalb Ave., Atlanta, GA, beginning at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 404.545.6359 or visit http://www.atlqueerlitfest.com

Oct. 23) Cecilia Woloch reads at Sycamore Place Gallery as part of Voices Carry, 120 Sycamore Place, Decatur, Georgia, beginning at 8:00 p.m. For more information, call (404) 404-377-7747 or (404) 352-5938 or visit http://www.poetryatlanta.com

Oct. 18) Cecilia Woloch reads and celebrates the launch of her new collection, Carpathia, at Skylight Books, 1818 North Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, California, beginning at 5 p.m. For more information, call: (323) 660-1175.

Oct. 12) Cecilia Woloch reads and signs books with Kate Buckley at The Muckenthaler Cultural Center where Jonde Northcutt, cover illustrator of Cecilia’s new collection,Carpathia, will display her artwork for the evening, 1201 W. Malvern Ave., Fullerton, California, beginning at 8:00 p.m. For more information, call: 866-411-1212, or e-mail:info@themuck.org

Oct. 10) Cecilia Woloch reads with three other poets and actress Dale Raoul as part of the NEA/Occidental College Program “Robinson Jeffers and the Ecologies of Poetry” at El Alisal, “The Lummis House,” 200 East Avenue 43, Los Angeles, CA., beginning at 4:00 p.m. For more information, call: (323) 255-5223 or visit lapoetryfestival.org