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About the Gist Street Reading Series

The Gist Street Readings are held monthly and feature local and national poets and writers. The series focuses on emerging writers publishing their first or second books. The readings are unpretentious and fun. More about the series.

Place: James Simon’s sculpture studio, 305 Gist Street, Uptown Pittsburgh. 3rd floor. Directions

Time: Socializing starts at 7:30pm. Doors open at 7:15. Readings begin around 8:00pm.

Bring and enjoy: BYOB. Homemade bread by Antoine. Chips. Raffle prizes. Much more.

Cost: $10

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Announcements at the Gist Street Reading Series

I had a wonderful experience reading at Gist Street. I made the two-hour drive there in a blizzard, behind a salt truck, and expected a dozen or so brave indigenous people to show up. Shockingly, when I arrived the studio was already at full capacity, buzzing with conversation and food and wine. A fine, fine time. I've had few like it.

—Kevin Moffett
Author of Permanent Visitors

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