Literary Arts

Queer Voices


A liteary reading series featuring emerging and established LGBT writers. 


Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers


Grant program & fellowship opportunity for emerging Minnesota writers

VERVE Grants for Spoken Word Poets


Awards grants of up to $4,000 to emerging Minnesota spoken word poets.


Young Writers


A writing circle for teen poets, novelists, fiction writers, essayists and more!


Climbing PoeTree



Two boundary-breaking soul sisters interweave spoken word, hip hop, and ...

Summer Arts Institutes for Teens


Youth + Art + Leadership = Summer Arts Institutes for Teens!

Color Theory for the 21st Century


A literary reading series featuring readings by writers of color.


A Poet Poets: Roy McBride



Mike Hazard's 30-minute film on poet Roy McBride, "the pastor of the street poets."

SASE Jerome Grants for Writers


Now the Beyond the Pure Fellowships for Writers