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Reading Series

Breakwater Reading Series


Breakwater Reading Series is Boston’s inter-MFA program showcase, featuring student writers from Boston University, Emerson College, Lesley University, and the University of Massachusetts-Boston performing the best in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction.


Six to eight fresh voices read in each installment of this popular series, presented by Breakwater Review and UMass Boston. The event is hosted at More than Words bookstore (located at 242 E. Berkeley Street, Boston, MA), and is always free and open to the public.

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Upcoming Dates

Thursday, November 9th @7pm
Faro Cafe, 5 Arrow St, Cambridge, MA

If you're an MFA student in Boston and want to read at our event this Fall, submit your information through this application form.

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