Upcoming Readings


Wednesday, September 18th, 10-11:30 am. Freya reads with poet, Thomas R. Smith, at Edina Poetry Club, Edina Senior Center, 5280 Grandview Square, Edina, MN.

Tuesday, September 24th, 8 pm. "Recitations and Meditations On The Earth" -- with many other poets and musicians at Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus Adolphus College, Mankato, MN.

Thursday, November 14th, 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Midstream Reading Series, Freya reads with Mary Moore Easter, Abe, and Eric Tu, 3820 East Lake—at 39th, entrance west of Milkweed Coffee, formerly Blue Moon Coffee, upstairs, to the left. Not wheel-chair accessible. Plenty of street parking.

Wednesday, November 20th, 7 pm. Minnesota poets Freya Manfred and Laurie Allmann will read at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 20 at SubText Books in St. Paul. Enjoy selected poems focused on the natural world from Manfred's Loon in Late November Water and Swimming with a Hundred-Year-Old Snapping Turtle and Allmann's newly released An Hour from Now.


Thursday, April 16th, 7 pm. Gustavus Adolphus, Mankato, MN. Freya reads with Louis Jenkins. 


Freya Manfred's poetry reading at The Loft Literary Center, September 18, 2015.


Freya Manfred reading her poem, My Father by the Fire.  Film by Greg Winter.


Watch “SWIMMING IN THE RAIN a poem by Freya Manfred” on Vimeo: 


Watch “SWIMMING INTO WINTER a poem by Freya Manfred” on Vimeo: