Some great events this week in Baltimore, Literary Arts Week.
Follow in the footsteps of Baltimore's literary luminaries, 19thC
merchants, and industrialists. To reserve a spot, www.MtVernonLitWalk.eventbrite.com
or call (410) 685-4186. Meet in front of the Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400
Cathedral Street, 11:00 a.m.
October 17 — Moon Madness: A Night for Lunatics, Lunarians, and Luna Lovers.
Bring your best writing about, or inspired by, the moon and share it with other admirers of our lovely Luna. Maryland Writer’s Assoc., Baltimore Chapter. http://mwabaltimore.wordpress.com/. Village Learning Place, 2521 St. Paul Street, 6:30 p.m.
October 18 — CITYLIT PROJECT'S FREE FALL BALTIMORE EVENT! — CityLit Press and the State of Publishing — Join the local authors of CityLit Press—Jen Michalski, Laura Shovan, Bruce Sager, Jennifer Wallace, Leonora "Peachy" Dixon, and Neil Didriksen—and publisher Gregg Wilhelm as they share their wonderful literary art and discuss the dynamic state of publishing. email@example.com. Poe Room, Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400 Cathedral Street, 6:30 p.m.
October 19 — Baltimore Review Revue: The Baltimore Review.
A burlesque of editorial striptease that will titillate your literary impulses—with workshop, readings, and more. firstname.lastname@example.org. Minás Gallery, 815 W. 36th Street, 7:00 p.m.
October 20 — Maryland Writers’ Conference 2012: Writing in Times of Change.
With Keynote Speaker and Workshop leader Marita Golden. For writers of all genres and levels. www.marylandwritersconference.org. Thumel Business Center, University of Baltimore, 11 W. Mt. Royal Ave. Registration 8:15 a.m., start 9:00 a.m.
October 20 — Baltimore City Senior Citizens Poetry Contest Awards.
Baltimore City Department of Recreation & Parks - Senior Division: Awards to senior citizen poets in a contest to celebrate their literary talents and imagination. Winner announcement, readings. Light reception follows. email@example.com. Poe Room. Enoch Pratt Free Library Central Branch, 400 Cathedral Street, 2:30 p.m.
October 20 — 510 Readings: Fiction.
Four fiction readers of local, national, and international acclaim. Socializing at Fraziers Bar afterward. Local authors Jen Michalski and Michael Kimball are your hosts. http://510readings.blogspot.com/. Minas Gallery, 815 W. 36th Street, 5:00 p.m.
October 20 — Literature Party 2012: Publishing Genius.
A night of readings and performances featuring the best writers from around town and around the country. www.literaturepartybaltimore.info. Metro Gallery, 1700 N Charles Street, 8:00 p.m.
Literary Arts Week is created and sponsored by CityLit, GBCA, and MSAC.