CityLit Project
CityLit Project elevates enthusiasm for literary arts in the Baltimore Metropolitan area. CityLit builds and connects a community of avid readers and writers across Maryland through public events, workshops, publishing, and collaboration. CityLit opens opportunities for young and diverse audiences to embrace the literary arts.
National Endowments for the Arts
MSAC: Vibrant Dazzling Diverse Engaging
Baltimore Promotion and The Arts
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Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations

Recent Announcements

20th Annual Baltimore Book Festival Includes CityLit Stage
CityLit Project is thrilled to once again host the CityLit Stage at the Baltimore Book Festival, which celebrates its 20th edition! this fall. We are especially excited to present CityLit original board member and recent Newbery Award winner Kwame Alexander. Join us for a Literary Happy...

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Baltimore Magazine Names Tinney's Collection "Best Book"
Baltimore magazine has named Jason Tinney's short story collection Ripple Meets the Deep as "Best Book" for 2015! “Any year Anne Tyler publishes a book it’s difficult to recognize anyone but the acclaimed Baltimore resident. But this book of short stories by Jason...

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Poetry Tops Latest CityLit Press Play List
CityLit Press announces the publication of its latest two titles-- Clash by Night and Oblige the Light --both wonderfully engaging explorations into the realms of poetry. First in the Lo-fi Poetry Series, Clash by Night takes inspiration from The Clash's seminal album 1979 album,...

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PODCASTS: CityLit Festival #12 (May 2, 2015)
CityLit Project is pleased to post podcasts from several programs that took place at the 12th annual CityLit Festival on May 2, 2015 , at Pratt Library. The community of readers and writers have requested that the festival's terrific programming be accessible via audio links, especially...

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"Poets Will Lead the Way" (CityLit Festival, 2015)
Crowds were low, but spirits were high, during the twelfth annual CityLit Festival. Held at Pratt Library on May 2, the celebration of literature which has been dubbed a "can't miss event on the city's cultural scene" ( Baltimore ) was just about the only cultural event taking...

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