The Pigeon Pages NYC reading series nests monthly in Brooklyn, NYC.
We showcase a dynamic and diverse group of writers for a literary evening each month, and are proud to be a platform for emerging writers while also celebrating the successes of local authors.
Our readings are always free & open to the public, hosted by Alisson Wood.
Fly by & say hi at our next reading,
Monday, March 25th 7pm
at McNally Jackson Books in Williamsburg
featuring Laura Sims,
Tania Pabon Acosta, Pallavi Wakharkar, & Spencer Williams
McNally Jackson in Williamsburg is located at 76 North 4th St, Brooklyn, NYC, right off the Bedford Ave. L stop.
ABOUT YOUR READERS
Laura Sims is the author of Looker, a debut novel. She has published four books of poetry, most recently Staying Alive, and is the editor of Fare Forward: Letters from David Markson. She lives outside of New York City with her family.
Originally from San Juan, Tania Pabón Acosta holds an M.A. in English Literature from the University of Puerto Rico, and an M.F.A. from Sarah Lawrence College. Her work has appeared in Breadcrumbs Mag, The Acentos Review and Pigeon Pages, among others; is forthcoming in Cosmonauts Avenue, Great River Review, Entropy and The Los Angeles Review; and was chosen for AmpLit Fest’s Emerging Writer Showcase 2018.
Pallavi Wakharkar was born and raised in Phoenix, AZ. She currently lives, works, and writes in Brooklyn, NY. Find her on Twitter at @p4llavi.
Spencer Williams is an MFA candidate in poetry at Rutgers University-Newark. She is the author of the chapbook Alien Pink (The Atlas Review Chapbook Series, 2017) and her work has been featured in or is forthcoming from [PANK], Powder Keg, Bat City Review, and ANMLY. Her film work has screened at the Milwaukee LGBT Film Festival and at Fotofocus Biennial.You can find her tweeting mostly nonsense @burritotheif.
Books will be available for purchase and authors will be available to sign books following the reading. Learn more about McNally Jackson Books on their website, here: www.mcnallyjackson.com.
Since 2016, we've hosted writers including Melissa Febos, sam sax, Rob Spillman, Sarah Gerard, Nick Flynn, Paul Lisicky, Rakesh Satyal, Kaitlyn Greenidge, Darin Strauss, Garrard Conley, Annie DeWitt, Leigh Stein, Lynn Steger Strong, Ariana Reines, Lauren Hilger, Sophie McManus, D. Foy, Kaitlin Solimine, Chloe Caldwell, Corey Mead, Elizabeth Gaffney, Said Sayrafiezadeh, Natalie Eilbert, Matthew Lansburgh, Susan Choi, Helen Phillips, and Tobias Carroll. Our annual NYC Lit Mags Readings & Celebrations have showcased Tin House, No Tokens, A Public Space, FENCE, and Joyland.
Interested in reading with us? Email us at pigeonpagesnyc [at] gmail.com.