Santa Monica Review Events

SMR at Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Foundation

Venice's landmark community literary arts center welcomes editor Andrew Tonkovich and author readings by Denise Heyl McEvoy, Brian D. Price, Karen Moulding, and James Warner.

Saturday, March 30, 2024 | 2 p.m. | Free

Denise Heyl McEvoyDenise Heyl McVoy
Brian D. PriceBrian D. Price
Karen MouldingKaren Moulding
James WarnerJames Warner
Andrew TonkovichAndrew Tonkovich

Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Foundation
681 Venice Blvd., Venice, CA 90291


A celebration of the SPRING 2024 issue

Featuring Readings by contributors to the magazine.

Sunday, APRIL 7, 2024 | 5 – 7 p.m.

Claire Vaye WatkinsClaire Vaye Watkins
Tinna FloresTinna Flores
Janice ShapiroJanice Shapiro
Rafael ZepedaKareem Tayyar
Charles HoodCharles Hood
Andrew TonkovichAndrew Tonkovich

Welcome by novelist Claire Vaye Watkins

With readings by,

Tinna Flores introduced by Hannah Sward
Janice Shapiro introduced by Cynthia Prochaska
Kareem Tayyar introduced by Clint Margrave
Charles Hood introduced by Stephen Cooper
Emcee: Andrew Tonkovich, SMR editor

The Edye, SMC Performing Arts Center

1310 11th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401

Tickets: $10 for purchase at

Free parking. Refreshments. Brief intermisison.

The Santa Monica Review is a national literary arts journal sponsored by Santa Monica College.

Thank you to Don Girard and Linda Sullivan.

SMR at Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Santa Monica Review hosts a booth at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books this spring. Stop by to pick up a free copy of Santa Monica Review and to meet and chat with our editorial staff and volunteers. We’d love to see you!

Saturday, April 20, and Sunday, April 21, 2024 | 10 a.m. | Free
USC University Park Campus

Please see a list of our videos of past events.