Writers & Books

Local Authors

The authors listed here reveal the rich literary community in our region.

Meet and greet with David Cleveland

Williams College Bookstore

October 24, 2017 4:00 PM - October 24, 2017 7:00 PM

David Cleveland signs his latest book, Times’s Betrayal, a family saga from the battle of Antietam to the fall of the Berlin Wall and a son’s search for his father

Poet Monica Youn

Bard College at Simon’s Rock

October 24, 2017 7:00 PM

Monica Youn, author of Blackacre, finalist for the National Book Critic Circle Award and the PEN Open Book Award and longlisted for the National Book Award, reads from her work.

Poetry Reading: Kaveh Akbar

Bennington College

October 25, 2017 7:00 PM

Kaveh Akbar, poet, founder and editor Divedapper, where he interviews major voices in contemporary poetry, will read from his work. His poems have appeared in Poetry, APR, Guernica, PBS NewsHour, Boston Review, and elsewhere. Along with Gabrielle Calvocoressi, francine j. harris and Jonathan Farmer, he is part of the monthly poetry podcast All Up in Your […]

Tupelo Press

Downtown North Adams

An independent literary press fostering the literary arts since 1999.

Ephs Bookshelf

A listing of recent publications by Williams College faculty.

Dog Ears Book Barn

Hoosick Falls, NY

The stock of approximately 30,000 volumes is shelved floor to ceiling, and the overflow from the shelves creates tottering piles that you must navigate as you browse.

Writing Workshops with Julia


Explore the act of writing in a safe, nurturing environment; the only thing you need to bring is something to write with and a readiness to explore.

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