Saturday February 23 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM. I AM BOOKS - 189 NORTH STREET - BOSTON, MA 02113. The Italian American Writers Association in Boston presents “A literary reading and open mic,” beginning at 6 p.m. (sign ups at 5:45). The evening will be hosted by Jennifer Martelli. Featured authors: Joey Nicoletti is the author of three poetry collections,...

WHERE: @ Sidewalk Café 94 Ave. A & 6th St. - WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm WHO: Elizabeth Primamore’s latest publication is Shady Women: Three Short Plays, published by Upper Hand Press. Her most recent play, The Professor and Michael Field, was a semifinalist for the Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference. She is a rec...

WHERE: Sidewalk Cafe @ 94 Avenue A & 6th St. About Sidewalk Café …. recently featured on USA Today’s 10Best Places for Live Music. - WHEN: Saturday,October 13, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm - WHO: Elizabeth Primamore’s book Shady Women: Three Short Plays features three of her plays; and Maria Terrone’s creative nonfiction appears in the newly published, At...

When: Saturday, Sept 8, 2018 @ 5:45 – 7:45 pm John Domini has published three novels and three books of stories, the latest MOVIEOLA! (Dzanc, 2016). The book earned good notices; J.C. Hallman, in The Millions, called it “a new shriek for a new century.” Shorter fiction has appeared in Paris Review and elsewhere, and non-fiction — much of it about N...

Bordighera Press and the Italian American Writers Association (IAWA) will once again be sharing a table at The Brooklyn Book Festival, one of America’s premier book festivals and the largest free literary event in New York City. Presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors, the Festival includes a week of Bo...

Tonight was all about celebrating heritage and college careers for one local organization. The Italian American Women's Association hosting their 19th year giving out scholarships to students. Dozens of students from local high schools apply every year. Then, it's up to the association to pick the top four winners who are then eligible for scholars...

WHERE: Sidewalk Café, 94 Avenue A (6th Street) East Village, NYC-10009 - WHEN: Saturday, April 14, 2018 @ 5:30 – 7:30 pm WHO: Maria Fama’ is the author of seven books of poetry including Mystics in the Family, Looking for Cover, and the newly released, Other Nations :an animal journal. Her work appears in numerous publications and has been antholog...

January 13, 2018 (Saturday) 5:45 - 7:30 pm Sponsored by The Italian American Writers Association. Cornelia St. Cafe - 29 Cornelia Street, Manhattan. Admission: $10 (includes one drink); open to the public. Contact: Maria Lisella 718-777-1178 marialisella@aol.com Joseph Salvatore, author of the story collection To Assume A Pleasing Shape, is a frequ...

June 10 (Saturday)  5:30 - 7:30 pm The Italian American Writers Association 2nd Saturday Reading Series. Pushcart Prize nominated Olivia Kate Cerrone will read from her latest work, The Hunger Saint, a historical novella about the child miners of rural Sicily. Nino Provenzano, Vice President of Arba Sicula, will read in Sicilian and English from Fo...

WHERE: @ Cornelia St. Café @ 29 Cornelia St. off Bleecker WHEN:  Saturday, May 13, 2017 @ 5:45 – 7:45 pm WHO: Mark Chiusano is the author of Marine Park, which received an honorable mention for the PEN/Hemingway Award. He is a columnist for Newsday and amNew York, where he writes the daily newsletter amExpress. His stories and essays have appeared...