Contact heather hughes for readings, workshops, presentations, collaborations, and other adventures. A full listing of past events can be found here.

recent & upcoming

Somerville Poets Reading
Sponsored by the Somerville Arts Council
with Simeon Berry, David Blair, Jennifer Clarvoe, Nicole Terez Dutton, and Natalie Shapero
Monday, June 14 2021, 7pm eastern time
online with the Somerville Public Library, free
register here

Imagine More: A Speculative Poetry Workshop
Sponsored by Tiny Turns Paperie
2nd Annual Bow Market Book Fair
Saturday, March 20, 2021, 11am eastern time
online, $5 with notebook add-on available


heather’s panel appearances include the Boston Book Festival, Amherst Poetry Festival, the Massachusetts Poetry Festival, and the Salem Literary Festival on topics including the MFA experience, space and science in poetry, confessional poetry, and poetry of the fantastic.

Past readings include events such as the Boston Poetry Marathon, the Cambridge Public Library Poetry Series, Cambridge Riverfest, A Celebration of Space, The Cellar Continues, Clouds and Other Louds, Goli’s Gallery, Mr Hip Presents, The Lily Poetry Salon, poems2go live, the Prudential Summer Reading Series, and the U35 Reading Series.