Posts tagged with reading

Reading: Michelle Y. Burke, Rachel Hall, and Douglas Watson

Enjoy a cocktail and hear brilliant writers read their work. What more could you ask for on a chilly January evening? This night promises to be one that will inspire and enrich you. Michelle Y. Burke is the author of the poetry collection Animal Purpose, winner of the Hollis Summers Poetry Prize. Her poems have […]

Straw Mat Salon: Readings by Twelve Local Writers

Straw Mat Writers is hosting its first-ever Writers Salon Wednesday, November 2, at 6 PM, at Nox Cocktail. Join us to celebrate twelve established and aspiring writers as they dazzle Rochester with their words. Straw Mat is a group of four writers who challenge and inspire each other to write and to workshop original works […]

Reading: Dorothy Albertini and JoNelle Toriseva

Grab a drink and join us at Nox. Don’t miss this incredible reading by two extraodinary talents! According to Ann Lauterbach, “Dorothy and Some Kittens, by Dorothy Albertini, is a kind of psychic calendar, brilliantly terse and horribly lucid. And, like all true fiction, it invents the real: ‘It seems familiar, but Dorothy doesn’t let […]

A Reading: Bethany Snyder & Diane Rivoli

Nox is ectstatic about the return of local literary legend Bethany Snyder and equally happy to welcome local author Diane Rivoli for the first time! Bethany Snyder loves many things—the southern Maine coast, British television, buttercream frosting, musicals about our Founding Fathers—but none more than sharing her fiction with you. Her first short story collection, […]

Book Release Party & Reading: Maria Brandt

Nox is happy to host Rochester-based author & playwright Maria Brandt for a reading and release party for her award-winning novella “All the Words”—recently featured in the “Democrat & Chronicle.” The reception starts at 7:30, with a reading at 8:00, with book sales and signing to follow! Maria Brandt teaches English and Creative Writing at […]