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March 2020

Keith S. Wilson, JMH Writer-in-Residence Live Stream on JMH Facebook and youtube

March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

Keith S. Wilson is the Writer-in-Residence for March. Wilson is an Affrilachian poet, editor, and game designer. His first collection, Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love, was published this year by Copper Canyon Press. He will be reading from his work live on our facebook page, so tune in! https://www.facebook.com/thejamesmerrill.house   Our current fellow will now be live streaming his reading given we cannot gather in person. During this difficult time, we will need the arts more than ever to lift our…

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February 2020

Lysley Tenorio, JMH Writer-in-Residence, reading at Stonington Free Library

February 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

Lysley Tenorio is the James Merrill fellow for the month of February and will read from his work. Lysley Tenorio's fiction has appeared in the Atlantic and Best New American Voices. His story collection, Monstress, depicts the lives of Filipino immigrants in California. This event is free and open to the public.

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January 2020

Matthew Minicucci, Writer-in-Residence Reading at Stonington Library

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

Matthew Minicucci’s most recent collection, Small Gods (New Issues), won the 2019 Stafford/Hall Oregon Book Award in Poetry. His first book, Translation (Kent State University Press), was chosen by Jane Hirshfield for the 2014 Wick Poetry Prize. His poetry and essays have appeared in or are forthcoming from numerous journals including The Believer, POETRY, The Southern Review, and the Virginia Quarterly Review. He is the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards, including the C. Hamilton Bailey Oregon Literary Fellowship, the Stanley P. Young Fellowship in Poetry from the…

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Meet & Greet: Matthew Minicucci

January 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Noah’s Restaurant, 113 Water Street
Stonington, CT 06378 United States
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Free

Join us to welcome our Writer-in-Residence, Matthew Minicucci as he begins his residency with us. Matthew will read from his work and give a brief introduction. This event is free and open to the public. Matthew Minicucci’s most recent collection, Small Gods (New Issues), won the 2019 Stafford/Hall Oregon Book Award in Poetry. His first book, Translation (Kent State University Press), was chosen by Jane Hirshfield for the 2014 Wick Poetry Prize. His poetry and essays have appeared in or…

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September 2019

Annual Merrill Lecture: Mary Jo Salter

September 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Author Mary Jo Salter delivers the Annual Merrill Lecture at La Grua in Stonington.

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August 2019

Gabriella Gage Reads from Her Work

August 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Gabriella Gage

July-August fellow Gabriella Gage reads from her work at the Stonington Free Library.

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July 2019

Meet & Greet with Gabriella Gage

July 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Noah’s Restaurant, 113 Water Street
Stonington, CT 06378 United States

Join us at Noah's in Stonington, CT, as we welcome our July-August fellow, Gabriella Gage.

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June 2019

Poetry on the Porch with Yanyi

June 15, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us in Stonington, CT, for a reading from Yanyi, winner of the 2018 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition.

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Open House

June 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
James Merrill House, 107 Water Street
Stonington, CT 06378 United States
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The James Merrill House will be open to the public on Saturday, June 8th, from 1pm to 5pm.

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Yanyi Meet & Greet

June 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Noah’s Restaurant, 113 Water Street
Stonington, CT 06378 United States

Join us at Noah's in Stonington, CT, as we welcome our June fellow, Yanyi.

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