Vital Voices from Indie Lit Publishers

Join CLMP at the PEN World Voices Festival for a special reading celebrating independent literary publishers!

Event Date
Event Time
12:00 pm
Event Venue
AIA New York | Center for Architecture
Event Address
536 LaGuardia Place Room 532 New York, NY 10012


Alongside the eighth annual Indie Lit Fair, co-presented by CLMP and the PEN World Voices Festival, CLMP is hosting Vital Voices from Indie Lit Publishers at 12 PM ET. The reading will take place inside AIA New York, in room 532.

This reading will feature fiction writers Kevin Chen (Ghost Town, a novel published by Europa Editions) and Ada Zhang (The Sorrows of Others, a short story collection published by A Public Space); poets Chia-Lun Chang (Prescribee, published by Nightboat Books), India Lena González (poetry published by Lampblack and forthcoming from BOA Editions), Christina Olivares (Interrupt, published by Belladonna* Collective, and Future Botanic, published by Get Fresh Books), and Lynne Sachs (Year by Year, published by Tender Buttons); and translators Mayada Ibrahim (translations of work by Najlaa Eltom published in 128 Lit and Circumference Magazine), Ostap Kin (translation of poetry by Serhiy Zhadan in Circumference Magazine), and Jennifer Shyue (The Enlightenment of Katzuo Nakamatsu, a novel by Augusto Higa Oshiro, published by Archipelago Books).