Pioneer Valley Writers’ Workshop Reading Pioneer Valley Writers’ Workshop Reading

Pioneer Valley Writers’ Workshop Reading

Sunday, October 21, 4 pm - 6 pm

Join us for an evening of poetry and prose, featuring four authors from Pioneer Valley Writers’ Workshop, a Williamsburg-based creative writing school. Joy Baglio, Adam Grabowski, Sara Rauch, and Seth Harwood will read from new or recent work.

Featured Readers:

JOY BAGLIO is the Founder & Director of Pioneer Valley Writers' Workshop, a Grub Street writing instructor, and Associate Fiction Editor at West Branch. Her short fiction has appeared in Tin House, The Iowa Review, TriQuarterly, New Ohio Review, PANK, and elsewhere, and her work has been supported by grants from The Elizabeth George Foundation and The Speculative Literature Foundation. She holds an MFA from The New School. Find her online at

ADAM GRABOWSKI is an MFA candidate in the Creative Writing program at the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His poetry has appeared in Off the Coast, Beech St. Review, DMQ Review, Drunk in a Midnight Choir, The Naugatuck River Review, Wilderness House Literary Review, Black Napkin, Voicemail Poems, and elsewhere. Find him online at

SETH HARWOOD is the author of the bestsellers Everyone Pays, In Broad Daylight, and Jack Wakes Up, as well as the novels Young Junius and This Is Life. He received an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and teaches for Harvard and Stanford. His podcast can be found at

​SARA RAUCH's prose has appeared in Hobart, Gravel,Split Lip, So to Speak, Luna Luna, and more. Her debut short story collection, What Shines From It, is forthcoming this year from Alternating Current Press. Find her online at



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Hampden Gallery Hours:

Tuesday through Friday: 1 PM to 6 PM

Sunday 2 PM – 5 PM

We are closed for academic breaks (Thanksgiving, Christmas, Spring Break, Summer) and state holidays


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Main Number: (413) 545-0680

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