Yetzirah Community Calendar

Events marked with an * are those created or co-sponsored by Yetzirah.

January 15
*ONLINE: Yetzirah Reading Series: (Trees/Nature) Rebecca Aronson, Rachel Hadas, Maya Pindyck

ASHEVILLE, NC: Yetzirah Reading Series Watch Party, Congregation Beth Israel

January 29
*ONLINE: 2-3 pm ET (US & Canada). Optional informational session about applying for a fellowship to Yetzirah’s summer conference. (Register here to attend the Zoom session)

February 8
*NEW YORK, NY & ONLINE: A reading with Joy Ladin, introduced by Jessica Jacobs, 1-2 pm ET at the Jewish Theological Seminary, co-sponsored by JTS & Yetzirah (Link to register for Zoom)

February 12
*ONLINE: Yetzirah Reading Series: (Wildness) Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach, Rodger Kamenetz, Jason Schneiderman

March 9
*SEATTLE, WA & ONLINE: AWP Offsite Reading, co-sponsored by Ayin Press, with Lauren Camp, Chanda Feldman, Alicia Ostriker, and more readers to be announced soon. 7-8:30 PT, Temple De Hirsch Sinai, 1511 E Pike St, Seattle, WA 98122

March 10
*SEATTLE, WA: AWP Panel, “Not For Myself Alone: Creating and Sustaining Jewish Literary Communities,” with Jessica Jacobs (Yetzirah), Becca Kantor (Jewish Book Council), Madeline (Mindl) Cohen (Yiddish Book Center), Tom Haviv (Ayin Press), and Alicia Ostriker (Lillith Magazine). 9-10:15 am PT, Rooms 443-444, Summit Building, Seattle Convention Center, Level 4.

March 19
*ONLINE: Yetzirah Reading Series: (A Translation Event, co-sponsored by the Yiddish Book Center) Featuring Jennifer Kronovet & Aviya Kushner, with Merle Bachman & Maia Evrona  

April 9
*ONLINE: Yetzirah Reading Series: (Liberation/Freedom) Janlori Goldman, Dana Levin, Gail Newman, Yerra Sugarman

June 20-25
Yetzirah’s 2023 Summer Conference, with faculty Rodger Kamenetz, Ilya Kaminsky, and Alicia Ostriker


January 12, 2023
ONLINE: JCC Buffalo—Jewish Poetry Reading Series. Reading with Joy Ladin, Jared Harel, and Jessica Jacobs (who read & talked about Yetzirah).