Contact heather hughes for readings, workshops, presentations, collaborations, and other adventures.


10 October 2018: Celebration of Space

Remnant Brewing * 2 Bow Market Way, Somerville
with Joelle Renstrom, Kate Becker, Daniel Hudon, and Ellen Goldstein

13 October 2018: Boston Book Festival

“What an MFA in Creative Writing Can Do for You (and what it can’t)”
Emmanuel Parish Hall * 15 Newbury Street, Boston
panel with Danielle Legros Georges and Janet Pocorobba


heather is a workshop leader for Mass Poetry’s Student Day of Poetry, and has previously taught poetry workshops for 826Boston. She has also served as a state semi-finals judge for Poetry Out Loud.


heather’s past readings include events such as Belt It Out, the Boston Poetry Marathon, the Cambridge Public Library Poetry Series, Cambridge Riverfest, The Cellar Continues, Goli’s Gallery, Mr Hip Presents, poems2go live, the Prudential Summer Reading Series, and the U35 Reading Series.


She has been honored to read with Simeon Berry, Lori Desrosiers, Fritz Ward, and July Westhale for their book launches.


Her appearances include panels on poetry and science, science fiction and poetry, and confessional poetry for the Massachusetts Poetry Festival; as well as a panel on poetry, science, and the fantastic for the Salem Literary Festival.