Red Wheelbarrow Launch

Red Wheelbarrow 2023 CoverJoin us for an exciting evening of poetry, art, and community spirit at the Red Wheelbarrow 2023 Launch! Celebrate with us the publication of the Red Wheelbarrow Literary Magazine's latest volume.


Event Details

  • Date: Tuesday Evening, February 13th, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST
  • Location: 38 South Second Street, downtown San Jose, off of E. Santa Clara Street

Attend In-Person or Online!

In-Person Experience:

  • Enjoy refreshments and browse our collection of broadsides and books.
  • For in-person admission, secure your free Eventbrite ticket here.

Virtual Attendance:

  • Join the event through Zoom from the comfort of your home.
  • Register for the Zoom event here.

About the Event

Brought to you by Red Wheelbarrow, Poetry Center San Jose, Works/San Jose, and the Well-RED Reading Series, this hybrid event celebrates the power of words and art. Don't miss the chance to connect with fellow literature enthusiasts and discover the exceptional works of featured artists and poets.

Featured Contributors

2023 Red Wheelbarrow Back Cover
Explore contributions from a diverse group of talented poets and artists, including Meredith Davies, Hadaway, Frances Hatfield, Fernando Lopez, James Humdy, and many others.

Check Out More

  • View the gallery and learn more about Works/San Jose art and peromance center at their Facebook page
  • Follow the PCSJ Facebook event page for updates

We look forward to celebrating this special occasion with you. For any inquiries, contact us at email.

Celebrate the Winners & Finalists of the Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize 2023!

We are thrilled to announce the winners of the prestigious Red Wheelbarrow Poetry Prize. This year's final judge, the esteemed poet Ellen Bass, has selected poems that resonate with depth and creativity. Check out the press release to view winners.

View Press Release

Red Wheelbarrow Launch 2022: 

Poetry, Prizes, Art, Broadsides and More!

  • Tuesday Evening, December 13, 2022
  • 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. PST

2022 Red Wheelbarrow National Edition

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National Edition Download

Brought to You By Red Wheelbarrow, Poetry Center San José, Works/San José, and the Well-RED Reading Series
Two ways to attend this hybrid event:

  1. Attend in person and we hope you will!
    • Refreshments served, broadsides and books available
    • Eventbrite (free) tickets for in-person admission
    • Works/San José Art and Performance Center
      38 South Second Street, downtown San Jose, off of E. Santa Clara Street
    • Facebook new gallery/venue
  2. Zoom

Red Wheelbarrow 2022

December 13, 2022 Launch Event Flyer

2022 Poetry Prize Press Release

Red Wheelbarrow Prize: Guidelines, 2022

Submissions open through July 31st

Final Judge, Juan Felipe Herrera
2020 red wheelbarrow poetry contest details

Red Wheelbarrow Facebook Page

Editor: Ken Weisner,

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