Erin Adair-Hodges


Publishers Weekly Starred Review

The Rumpus: Taking Control and Staking a Claim–by Lizzie Hutton

The Millions: Must-Read Poetry December 2017

The Adirondack ReviewReview by Charles Rammelkamp

Pleiades 3-Minute Book Review by Leah Miranda Hughes


Sonora Review: “Folded notes that make an arrow”: An Interview with Erin Adair-Hodges

The Georgia Review: “The Work Lives Outside Me–Interview with Erin Adair-Hodges”

Weekly Alibi: “Slant Truths: Erin Adair-Hodges’ poetry distills experience into verse”

The Pinch: Author Interview

Toledo Blade: “Toledo Professor publishes debut book of poetry”

Toledo City Paper: “Erin Adair-Hodges on Reading, Writing, and Dying Happy”

PBS NewsHour–featured poem week of Jan. 9, 2017

Kenyon Review: Why We Chose It.  Maggie Smith’s review of work in KR.

2017 Rockland Artist Residents announced

Pitt Press Release –2016 Winner of Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize for Let’s All Die Happy

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Starrett prize announcement




Sept. 20: The Writers Place Reading Series | The Writers Place | 31 W. 31st St. Kansas City, MO | 7pm (with Bridget Lowe and Jennifer Wisner Kelly)

June 24: The Lamp Shop Reading Series | Burlington, VT | 7 pm (with Taneum Bambrick)

May 5: Taproom Poetry Series | 801 New Hampshire St., Lawrence, KS | 5:30 pm

Apr. 17: University of Nebraska, Omaha | Omaha, NE | 7 pm

Mar. 7: Utah Valley University | Orem, UT | 6 pm

Mar. 1: Wichita State University | Wichita, KS | 5:30 pm


Ladies Lazarus Tour with Jenny Molberg:

Apr. 21: Kansas City Veterans Writing Workshop (KC, MO)

Apr. 21: KCAI Crossroads Gallery, 7 pm | (1819 Grand Blvd., KC, MO)

May 3: Deep Vellum Books, 7 pm | (3000 Commerce St., Dallas, TX)

May 6: BookPeople, 6 pm | (603 N. Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX)


Feb. 24: City Books, 7pm | (908 Galveston Ave., Pittsburgh, PA)

Mar. 4: Bookworks, 3 pm | (4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, ABQ, NM)

Mar. 8: The Attic, 6 pm | (Tampa, FL / AWP reading with Pleaides)

Mar. 9: | (Tampa, FL / AWP reading with The Florida Review)

Mar. 16: Literati, 7 pm | (124 E. Washington, Ann Arbor, MI)

Mar. 19: Gramercy Books, 7 pm | (2424 E. Main St., Bexley, OH)

Mar. 21: Poetry Center of Chicago @ Unabridged Bookstore, 6:30 pm | (3251 N. Broadway St., Chicago, IL)

Mar. 23: Poetry and Biscuits (Chicago, IL)


Dec. 17: Chatter Sunday, 10:30 am (@ Las Puertas | 1512 1st St NW, ABQ, NM)

Nov. 9: Paging Columbus, 7 pm (@ Two Dollar Radio HQ | 1124 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, OH)

Nov. 18: BOOK RELEASE PARTY FOR LET’S ALL DIE HAPPY, Bad Mouth Reading Series, 7 pm
(Tortuga Gallery | 901 Edith Blvd. SE ABQ, NM)

Nov. 2: University of Toledo, Libbey Hall, 6 pm (2110 Campus Rd., Toledo, OH)

May 7: Reading with Laura Sewell Matter and David Hicks (Bookworks | 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, ABQ, NM)

March 4: Duke City Writers Resist | Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice. 12:30pm.

March 11: Hosting Bad Mouth Reading Series–Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood. Featuring poetry by Connie Voisine, Tanaya Winder and guest Justin Boening. Music by Tanya Nunez and Erin Lebacqz. 7 pm (Tortuga Gallery | 901 Edith Blvd. SE, ABQ, NM)

Jan. 7: Hosting Bad Mouth Reading Series, featuring Lauren Camp (poetry) and Daniel Mueller (fiction). 7 pm (Tortuga Gallery | 901 Edith Blvd. SE)


Nov. 17: Hosting Bad Mouth Reading Series, featuring Amy Beeder (poetry), Jen Choi (memoir). 7 pm (Tortuga Gallery | 901 Edith Blvd. SE)

Nov. 13: Reading with Justin Boening, 5 pm (Bookworks | 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW) for release of his book Not on the Last Day, but on the Very Last

Oct. 15: Hosting Bad Mouth Reading Series, featuring Rebecca Aronson (poetry), Jennifer Schaller (memoir), and Mauro Woody (music). 7 pm (Tortuga Gallery | 901 Edith Blvd. SE)

Sept. 11: Reading at Chatter, 10:30 am (Las Puertas | 1512 1st St. NW ABQ, NM)

Aug. 11: Bread Loaf Scholar Reading (Ripton, Vermont)

June 24: Bad Mouth Reading Series | reading with Mike Smith and Marty Crandall