Category Archive: Events

May 21

Full Moon Lobby Takeover: Trip Closet

The Literary Underground presents FULL MOON LOBBY TAKEOVER: TRIP CLOSET Monday, June 20th 6-8pm CDT Artspace Uptown Artists Lofts 717 Franklin Street Michigan City, IN 46360 Doors open at 5:30pm CENTRAL music, poetry, liquor & food & ephemera LIVE, PRE-RECORDED OR BEAMING IN STUFFS FROM: Alex Allen, Iris Berry, Craig Ultraviolence Cady, Curta, Julie Demoff-Larson, …

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Oct 15

The Poetry Bash

A CELEBRATION OF MIDWEST POETS Grassroots Organization Brings Poets From Across the Region to Gather and Perform in Celebration of Underground Literature at the Book Release of This Is Poetry Volume II: The Midwest Poets. A diverse mix of poets will read their work at the upcoming “Poetry Bash” event on November 7, 2015 at …

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Jun 21

Small Prestivus Writing Workshops Announced

Jun 07

Join us at Small Prestivus!

SMALL PRESTIVUS … books by the rest of us! — Two Day Small Press Fest, August 1st and 2nd, Downtown Griffith, IN Blotterature Literary Magazine and Lit Fest Press are promoting the diversity of small presses and the writers they represent at “Small Prestivus,” a two day small press fest. We invite all writers and …

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May 08

Blot’s 50 Shades of Lies Print-raiser!

A fundraiser to help Blotterature Literary Magazine fund their first print issue–a quality issue! We give our all to support the literary community and hope you will join us for this fun event! Friday, May 22 7 pm 18th Street Brewery 5725 Miller Ave at the Corner of Lake St Gary, Indiana All Ages Tickets: …

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May 07

Underground report: Oakland at The Terrace Room

thoroughly enjoyed last week’s reading at The Terrace Room. props to the host of the evening– Paul Corman-Roberts. excellent mix of brought their own damn version of kick-ass to the mic, every single one of them. July Westhale, Arisa White, Neeli Cherkovski, A. Razor, and Alexandra Naughton. this reading was !!FREE!! and open to the …

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Nov 04

Screamin’ Skull Press: New releases from TONY NESCA AND NICOLE I NESCA

Broken Pencil Canzine 2014

Screamin’ Skull Press (http://screamingskullpress.blogspot.ca/) presents a duel book release from TONY NESCA AND NICOLE I NESCA HOBO Hobo is the sixth novel of underground writer Tony Nesca, a rambunctious, rebellious drunk-happy love story about a struggling writer who moonlights as a Night Watchman at a college located right in the middle of the ghetto. His …

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Sep 05

LU Events Coming Up Next Week — Tennessee & North Carolina

ONE NIGHT ONLY. FRIDAY, September 12th 8:00pm CDT @ Uncommon Grounds, 1053 Donelson Ave, Old Hickory, Tennessee 37138 with featured readers Stephanie Bryant Anderson, Nadia Bruce-Rawlings, Michele McDannold, Karl Koweski, John Swain and Jonathan Finn Formica. https://www.facebook.com/events/563566337083075/ VOICES FROM BROKEN WINDOWS. SATURDAY, September 13th 8:00pm EDT @ Dead Wax Records, 230 Morganton Blvd SW Suite …

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Jul 10

Get Ready, Springfield! The poets are coming…

FREE and OPEN to the public. The Literary Underground is pleased to present “This is Poetry” sponsored by Citizens for Decent Literature Press, Punk Hostage Press, Red Fez Publications, Zygote in my Coffee and Blotterature Literary Magazine. AUGUST 9th 7-10PM. The Legacy Theatre, 101 E. Lawrence Ave., Springfield, IL. FEATURED PERFORMERS: Ron Whitehead, Ryder Collins, …

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Sep 11

Poets, Butter Cows, Juggalos, oh my!

come for the butter. stay for the change i want to be michael rothenberg when i grow up. no kidding. he is an inspiration. i am in awe of the work he has done/is doing. as a community of creative people, we should thank our lucky stars to have such a humble person repping for …

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