Coming soon . . .

Feb. 28: Cynthia Atkins featured reading at Virginia Western Community College, 1 pm,
Natural Science Center, 3094 Colonial Ave, Roanoke VA

Mar. 6: Flock Literary Journal‎ to AWP Dive Stories at the Retreat,
123 S Hyde Park Ave , Tampa, Florida, 9 pm
presents Brandon Amico, Cynthia Atkins, Ben Gwin, Grace Lanoue, Trevor Mackesey, Riley Manning, Jared Silvia, Alina Stefanescu, Coryell, Andrew H. Sullivan, William Trowbridge--curated by Editor, April Gray Wilder 

March 8: HOT PILLOW READING IV Empowered Women Read: AWP TAMPA, 2018: Aloft Downtown Tampa, 4:30-6:30 pm.  Cynthia Atkins, Shaindel Beers, Sara Fitzpatrick Comito, Pamela Johnson Parker, Jen Knox, Gloria Mindock, Pamela Johnson Parker, Annie Pluto, Ki Russell, Larissa Shmailo, Karen Stefano, Pam Uschuk, curated by Joani Reece: 100 West Kennedy Blvd.

March 17: NASTY WOMEN READING:  7 pm, Bridge PAI, 209 Monticello Rd., Charlottesville 
Patsy Asuncion, Cynthia Atkins and Courtney LeBlanc will read during Women's History Month


Dec 7: Cynthia Atkins is featured reader at Virginia Western Community College, 2 PM,
curated by Annie Woodford

Dec 10: Cynthia Atkins with Holiday Backroom Readers, Stan Galloway, KE Lanning, Nancy Johnston, Margo Solod, Lesley Wheeler, Lexington Coffee Shop, Lexington, VA, 1-3 PM

Dec 13: Cynthia Atkins reads with Patricia Asuncion, Angela M. Carter & Flora Lark,
Still I Rise: A Poetry Reading For Social Justice, Artful Dodge, Harrisonburg, VA. 6 PM

Dec 21: Cynthia Atkins reads with Kenneth Joholske, Lindsey Royce,
Busboys And Poets, 5th & K Street, Washington DC, 4 PM

July 31: Cynthia Atkins & Josh Fernandez @ Sacramento Poetry Center, 7:30 PM  
1719 25th St. Sacramento, CA, curated by Penny Kline and Tim Kahl

August 3: Cynthia Atkins, Alexis Rhone Fancher (Feature) & Gerald Locklin @ Gatsby Books, 7 PM
5535 E. Spring Street, Long Beach, CA  562- 208-586

Tuesday, May 16, Pale Fire Brewing Company Touched With Fire II
Cynthia Atkins & Angela M. Carter, pre-program musical guest, Zooanzoo, 6:30 pm
suggested $5 to benefit Strength in Peers

AWP 2017: Busboys and Poets, 5th and K Street DC, February 10th 3-5 PM.
Kick-Ass Writers and Teaching Artists, More Fairness for Adjuncts in Higher Ed

NEW READING SERIES curated by Cynthia Atkins for Blue Ridge Community College,
with thanks to Cultural Affairs and Colleen Pendry for the visual art, and Fine Arts for the support!
Readings of Lit-Salon@BRCC: Jan. 31 Melanie Almeder,&  Dan Vera, 
and Feb. 14 Grant Kittrell & Jennifer Macbain-Stephens  

The Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review presents Sky Stage Reading Series
with Cynthia Atkins reading from "In The Event of  Full Disclosure"
Thursday, Nov 17, 7 PM · 59 S. Carroll St, Frederick, MD
curated by Editor, Rae Bryant:

WORKSHOP!! Tuesdays, Oct. 11-Nov. 11, 4-6 pm, 6:30-8:30 pm
Writing Into the Zone
Blue Ridge Community College

Cynthia Atkins & Ron Egatz reading on Sept. 11 @ 4 pm
Muddy Water Coffee & Cafe, 52 Main St., Tarrytown NY

Thursday, March 31, 2016 8-10 PM @ Beyond Baroque
681 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

—featuring Dorianne Laux with Cynthia Atkins, Francesca Bell, Michelle Bitting, Alexis Rhone Fancher,
Richard Garcia, David Tomas Martinez, Joseph Millar
—powered by cultural Weekly

Wednesday, November 11 6 PM
Blue Ridge Community College Fine Arts Center
— Cynthia Atkins

June 20th, 7 pm @ Moonstone Presents
728 Broad Street, Philadelphia PA
— Cynthia Atkins, Sarah B. Doyle, Joann Balingit, Anne Harding Woodworth, Kita Shantiris
curated by Shavaun Brannigan

Thursday June 25th, 6:30pm
Türk Evi/Turkish House, 1526 18th St. NW, Washington, DC 

American Turkish Association of Washington DC – ATADC presents: Cynthia Atkins & Judy Ayyildiz

April 30, 2015 at 7:30 pm
29 West Nelson Street, Lexington, VA
—Cynthia Atkins with Angela Marie Carter

Jan 15-18, 2015
Editors' Panel, 4:30 pm
Reading, 10 am, 1/17

The Bridgewater International Poetry Festival
—Cynthia Atkins

Oct 22, 2014, 7 pm
Writing Center's National Day on Writing celebration
@ Roanoke College

Tuesday, July 15 at 7:30
—Cynthia with the MIchael T. Young and Gary J. Whitehead

April 4, 2014, 8 pm
The Dire Reading Series@The Out of the Blue Art Gallery
Curated by Timothy Geger
106 Prospect Street, Boston, MA
—Cynthia with Kevin Pilkington and Dennis Must

March reading TBA
Seattle AWP Word Tech

January 26, 2 pm
The Writer's Center
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda MD
—Cynthia with Nathan Leslie

Saturday, October 6, 2:30 pm
Brownstone Poets at Park Plaza Restaurant, 220 Cadman Plaza, Brookly Hts.
—Cynthia with Karen Neuberg

Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 12:10 p.m.
Edith Davis Eve Chapel, Penn State, Altoona PA
Sponsored by the English Program and the Division of Arts and Humanities

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 6:00 p.m.
WordTech Poets Reading, Cornelia Street Cafe: 29 Cornelia Street New York, NY
—Cynthia with Wordteech poets: Debra Bruce, Susana H. Case, Christopher P. Locke Matthew Thorburn and Alexandra Van Der Kamp and Wendy Wisner

Thursday, September 26, 7:00 p.m
Books & Co., 29 West Nelson Street, Lexington, VA 24450
—Cynthia with Erin C. Murphy

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 7 p.m.
Bowman Hall 101, Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, VA 22812
—Cynthia with Erin C. Murphy and Stan Galloway

July 26, Friday , 8:30 pm Reading
The Rapp Saloon Poetry and Open Mic
4th Friday of Every Month
Santa Monica Int. Hostel
Hosted by Tresha Faye Haefner
July Features: Cynthia Atkins & Alexis Rhone Fancher

July 22 - 7 pm
Sacramento Poetry Center
Launch: In the Event of full Disclosure

May 7, 2013
Writers at Studio Eleven

April 18th, Thursday, 6:30-8:30pm
Six Poets vs. The Culture of Rape & The War on Women
—Cynthia Atkins, Beth Konkoski, Maritza Rivera

Friday, March 8, 2:00 pm
Wordech Communications, Hynes Convention Center, Boston

January 17-20
Bridgewater College, International Poetry Festival