Photo: Nancy Crampton

Gramsci Monument, Bronx, NY July 24, 2013 Photo: Romain Lopez

Readings & Events

Oct. 14th 7:00 pm Eléna Rivera reads in
frank o'hara's last lover series in Philadelphia
Sam's Morning Glory located at 10th and Fitzwater


May 1 @​ Queens College: Belladonna* Reading
WITH Camille Rankine, Hoa Nguyen, and Eléna Rivera!
6:30 pm Godwin-Ternbach Museum, Klapper Hall

Mark Levine, Ada Limón, and Eléna Rivera read 92nd Street Y
VIDEO of reading: 92Y on Demand
Date: Thu, Mar 23, 2017, 8 pm
Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St, NYC
Venue: Buttenwieser Hall

Eléna Rivera, Brian Teare and Carol Snow read at Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Shop
VIDEO of reading: Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Shop
Saturday, January 21, 2017, 7:00pm 9:00pm
141 Front Street in D.U.M.B.O, Brooklyn, NY

Niall Campbell and Eléna Rivera read Cornelia Street Café Nov. 2016

Withdrawn: A Discourse A book-launch celebrating Shifter’s 23rd issue, with readings and presentations by Bruce Andrews, Thom Donovan, Ian Dreiblatt, Robert Kocik, Sreshta Rit Premnath, Eléna Rivera, Gregory Sholette and Kathy Westwater. Printed Matter, Nov. 12, 2016

Tamaas Reading PARIS July 2016 REID Hall
Les lecteurs: Abed Azrié, Simone Fattal, Kadhim Jihad Hassan, Jérémy Robert, Lyric Hunter, Marie Borel, Sinan Antoon, Eléna Rivera, Omar Berrada, Sarah Riggs, Cole Swensen

Poetry Workshop 2016:
April Poetry Conference: "The Difficulty with Poetry: Opacity and Implication in the New and Old"

Institute for Writing and Thinking, Bard College Friday, April 22, 2016.

Unnameable Books in Brooklyn, NY, August 2015

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
New York University, Bobst Library, co-sponsored by Nightboat Books "Collection Processed by Poets: Five Writers Respond to the Wagner Labor Archive," March 2015

Small Press Traffic at CCA Writers Studio co-presented by the Poetry Center, a celebration of the work of Kathleen Fraser on her 80th birthday, San Francisco, CA, March 2015
VIDEO: Poetry Center Kathleen Fraser Celebration

Multifarious Array Series:
Peet's Candy Store, Brooklyn, Jan. 2015

Palais de Tokyo in Thomas Hirschhorn's Flamme éternelles installation, Paris, France, 2014.

Ivy Writers Paris Reading, au Delaville Café, Paris, France, 2014

Reading and lecture in Thomas Hirschhorn's Gramsci Monument,
produced by DIA Art Foundation, Bronx, New York, 2013