Helen Frost, Leslea Newman, Meg Kearney, and Marilyn Nelson. AWP 2013, Boston

Readings & Events

NOTE: Meg is now booking virtual and in-person school visits for 2020-21! Visit her School Visits page for information.


updated: May 3, 2020

April 2020

Alton Central School

April 22 & 23
Alton, New Hampshire
Meg’s looking forward to writing some poems with the K-8 students in Alton!

May 2020

Oakwood School

May 6 (virtual visit)
North Hollywood, CA
Two classes of third graders will be learning about poetry & writing their own poems—Meg’s really looking forward to a Q&A session with them all, and to reading their creations!

July 2020

Solstice MFA Program’s summer residency

July 10 – 19 (This will be a virtual residency.)
Chestnut Hill, MA
The Solstice Program opens a select number of its craft classes in poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and writing for young people to outside auditors! Visit for details about the residency & the Solstice Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing Program (where Meg is founding director).