Sep
17
6:00pm 6:00pm

The Second Wind Reading Series, Autumn 2017, begins tonight!

Second Wind is a public reading series pairing students in University of Montana's Creative Writing MFA program with UM faculty, alumni, and community writers. Admission is free, and the public is welcome. Join us! Six to 8 pm, at the Ole Beck VFW Post 209,  245 W. Main Street in Missoula.

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Tonight's program features CutBank's Editor-in-Chief, Bryn Agnew, and Sarah Vap, UM's Fall 2017 Distinguished Hugo Writer. 

Sarah Vap

Sarah Vap

Sarah Vap is the author of five books of poetry, most recently Viability (Penguin 2016), which was selected for the National Poetry Series. Her book of hybrid poetics, End of the Sentimental Journey, inaugurated the Infidel Poetics Series with Noemi Press (2013). She is the recipient of a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship for poetry and has taught at Arizona State University, University of Southern California, and Drew University.

Bryn Agnew

Bryn Agnew

 

Bryn has worked as a ranch hand, janitor, and construction worker. He is a second-year fiction candidate and bookseller at Missoula's Fact & Fiction. He has a BA and MA in creative writing from the University of North Texas. His stories and essays have appeared in Mid-American Review, the Nottingham Review, and North Texas Review. He enjoys writing that stimulates emotionally and intellectually, that crackles with life at every turn.

 

 

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AWP Offsite Event: Chapbook Release Party and Reading
Feb
9
8:30pm 8:30pm

AWP Offsite Event: Chapbook Release Party and Reading

Join us for the release of our 2017 chapbook selections at the Colony Club in Washington DC! Our three winning authors--Raven Jackson, Lisa Hiton, and Wendell Mayo--will read selections from their work. Chapbooks will be available for purchase. Full author bios available here: http://www.cutbankonline.org/#/magazine-2/new-chapbooks/

Free! (one drink minimum)

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CutBank Winter Formal
Dec
3
9:30pm 9:30pm

CutBank Winter Formal

Mark your calendars for the CutBank WINTER FORMAL! This year's holiday party/end-of-semester extrava-gala-ganza will be prom themed, so put on your high school best and corner your crush at their locker. Bow ties, corsages, sparkles, and dresses in tasteless primary colors highly encouraged. No need to hide your flask or dodge any chaperones. We're adults now!

$5 requested donation at the door, all proceeds go toward the winter issue. We'll provide the music, the twinkle lights, and a limited amount of boozey punch. BYO additional beverages!

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Montana Book Festival: CutBank Afterparty
Sep
24
to Sep 25

Montana Book Festival: CutBank Afterparty

The Montana Book Festival is the West's preeminent literary event and includes over 150 authors from across the U.S., readings, author signings, panels, workshops, a youth festival, special events, exhibits and a bookfair.

Keep the literary party alive with CutBank's after party at Le Petit Outre. We'll clear the floor and bust a move. There will be a DJ, there will be drinks, there will be a disco light. Not to be missed! 

For more information, visit http://www.montanabookfestival.org/schedule/

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AWP Off-Site Event: Best of the West
Mar
31
6:00pm 6:00pm

AWP Off-Site Event: Best of the West

Join The Los Angeles Review, Pacifica Literary Review, and CutBank for a Best of the West Reading at Villains Tavern in the LA Arts District.

Featuring Siel Ju, Madgalawit Makonnen, Jeff Walt, William Camponovo, Corinne Manning, Catherine Pond, Daniel Riddle Rodriguez, and Caleb Tankersley. For full author bios, click here.

Free! (one-drink minimum)

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CUTBANK HOLIDAY PARTY
Dec
5
to Dec 6

CUTBANK HOLIDAY PARTY

CutBank Literary Magazine is having a party to celebrate the holiday season! There will be live music by Uplanders, Second Sleep, THE BRIAN WRIGHT HOLIDAY VARIETY HOUR and others! Dress up real nice and come dance with us. We guarantee cheap drinks and good times.

Entry is free, but we will be accepting donations to help the magazine should the holiday spirit strike you.

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