Events & News


16 November 2018,  Po’ Boys & Poets, a reading and discussion at the 2018 Words & Music Festival

Time: 11:45 AM to 1:15 PM

Location: The Dragonfly: Poetry and Performance Ritual Space at 3921 Saint Claude Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70117


13 July 2018, Interview with Shaina Monet on “Talk Write,” a Podcast with Layth Sihan (available for free on SoundCloud and iTunes)

28 June 2018, UNO Web Article: “Alumna and MFA Candidate Shaina Monet Wins Prestigious Iowa Review Award in Poetry”

23 June 2018, Unlikely Stories 20th Anniversary Reading at the New Orleans Art Center with Shaina Monet and other Unlikely Stories contributors

4 June 2018, “NOLA Matters” Radio Show on New Orleans’ Voice of Dissent, Whiv 102.3 hosted by Mark Dery—an interview and reading with Jonathan Penton, Shaina Monet, and Bill Lavender

15 February 2018, Gold Room Reading Series (readings by Shaina Monet and other current CWW MFA students)

13 December 2017, Bloodjet Reading Series with Shaina Monet and Annie Delatte

21 September 2017, Dogfish Reading Series, with Nisi Shawl, Shaina Monet, and Spirit Mcintyre