Upcoming Nimrod Events

CANCELED: Tulsa LitFest 2020 “T-Town Poets and Writers”

All in-person 2020 Tulsa LitFest events have been canceled. April 19 would’ve been our event in conjunction with TulsaPeople Magazine at Duet Jazz Club in celebration of our Flash Fiction Contest winners and honorable mentions, so we have some virtual readings for you (below)!

Our winner:

Holly Clay-Buck’s “This Magic City”: https://bit.ly/2XFY2dH

Our honorable mentions:

Katy Mullins’s “They told me they found your shoes, but”: https://vimeo.com/402623574


Jeremy Garrison’s “A Faraway Place”: https://vimeo.com/406021294

Join us in (virtually) celebrating these great Tulsa writers!


POSTPONED: Trivia Night
Date TBA

TU’s Faculty Study, McFarlin Library
2933 E. 6th St.

To celebrate our spring issue, Words on Play, please join us for an evening of food, drinks, and trivia! Categories will range from literature and history to math, science, and pop culture. Pre-arranged teams will compete. Prizes will be awarded to the top two teams and the last-place team. All participants are eligible for door prizes. To purchase alcoholic beverages, please remember to bring proper identification.

Trivia Night is open to the public. Students, faculty, staff, and non-TU participants are all welcome. Mixed TU Student/Prof/Staff teams are encouraged!

Teams are also encouraged to bring gently used or like new books to be donated to Family & Children’s Services.


Nimrod Write Night and Conference for Readers and Writers
October 16th and 17th, 2020
Tulsa, OK

Each year Nimrod hosts our Conference for Readers and Writers in October. The Conference begins with an author reception and chat at Write Night on Friday and continues with an all-day writing conference on Saturday. Saturday’s events feature panel discussions, craft masterclasses in genres ranging from literary fiction and poetry to romance and YA, workshops on aspects of the publishing industry, one-on-one editing sessions, novel-query critiques, readings, and more, all with a fantastic and always changing line-up of guest authors, editors, and agents. Full schedule and registration available this summer.