Upcoming Readings, Classes, and Events

Literary Lights, a Twin Cities reading series, is now Donna Isaac's own series sponsored by Cracked Walnut of the League of MN Poets to be presented at least four first Sundays of the year at Next Chapter Booksellers on Snelling and Grand Avenue in Saint Paul.

May 3rd, 7:00 p.m.
Donna will read with other poetry contributors to
the Cracked Walnut anthology,  After the Equinox in which Donna's poem "Transaction" is included
2001: A Space, 2001 5th Street NE, Minneapolis, MN

May 9th, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Donna Isaac will read in Writers Read along with Ron Palmer, Terri Ford, Raymond Comper, and Leah Fleming
The Coffee Shop N.E., 2852 Johnson St. N.E., Minneapolis, M

June 2, 2:00 p.m.
Donna will read with other poets who contributed to Upon Waking,
Boneshaker Books, 2002 23rd Ave. S., Minneapolis.


Saint Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights, Minnesota has established a yearly Donna Isaac Creative Writing Award offered to the senior who best shows talent and interest in this fine art. This award is meant to honor Donna Isaac, English and writing teacher for 40 years.  
The 2016 winner was senior Jack Cordero
The 2017 winner was senior Daniel Riehm
The 2018 winner was senior Jacob Weinstein
The 2019 winner was senior Sam Cunniff

Click to review past readings and events