April Is National Poetry Month!

Mount Analogue on Display

ERASURE SERIES ART INSTALLATION Mount Analogue has partnered with poets Joseph Massey, Catherine Bresner, Jenni B. Baker, Andy McAlpine, and Caroline Crew on an exciting new Erasure Series, and the resulting art books will be here on display all month! Come interact with these one-of-a-kind… Read More

5 O’Clock LP Listening Party

Each Friday at 5:00 pm we’ll be playing poetry records—everything from Rae Armantrout’s new release Conflation (Fonograf Editions, 2017) to Robert Graves’ recorded readings (Caedmon, 1957). Come hang out and listen! Read More

Weekly Writing Prompt

Want to write some poems, but don’t know how to begin? We’re here to help! Each week in April, we’re featuring a new poetry-writing prompt in the store. You’re welcome to snap a picture of it for later, or sit down at the table and… Read More


POETRY MIC CHECK How it works: 1) We post a picture of a book to Instagram and Twitter (@openpoetrybooks) with the hashtag #PoetryMicCheck 2) If you have it, you tweet back to us with a picture of your own copy of that book 3) Be… Read More