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Readings & Events

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  or be any shape you want to be

Elee Kraljii Gardiner, Emma Smith-Stevens, Nick Flynn, Porochista Khakpour ~ NYC

When: November 12th, 2019 // TBD

Where: TBD


Sunday Night Fiction: David Winner, John Domini, & Emma Smith-Stevens ~ New York, NY [info]

When: September 29th, 2019 // 7pm-9pm

Where: The Red Room @ KGB Bar


6th Annual Rock & Roll Reading: Hosted by Daniel A. Hoyt ~ Portland, OR [info]

When: March 30th, 2019 // 1:30pm-3:30pm

Where: Mississippi Studios


Emma Smith-Stevens: The Australian Book Signing ~ Portland, OR

When: March 30th, 2019 // 9:30am-10:30am

Where: Dzanc Books @ AWP Book Fair, Booth #6010, Oregon Convention Center


Dzanc Reading @ AWP 2019 with co-readers Julia Dixon Evans, Jason Tougaw, Alice Hatcher, Jac Jemc, Chrissy Kolaya, Robert Lopez, Jarrett Middleton, and Lance Olson ~ Portland, OR [info]

When: March 29th, 2019 // 7pm-9pm

Where: Erickson Gallery


Chronic Illness and the Writer with co-panelists Ilana Masad, Nafissa Thompson-Spires, and Lorraine Berry ~ AWP: Portland, OR [info]

When: March 28th, 2019 // 3pm-4:15pm

Where: E141-142, Oregon Convention Center


Volume Reading & Music Series with co-readers Ruth Danon and Jen Beagin ~ Hudson, NY [info]

When: June 9th, 2018 // 7pm-9pm

Where: Spotty Dog Books & Ale


Cool As F**** Reading Series ~ Brooklyn, NY [info] 

When: November 28th, 2017 // 6:30pm-8:30pm

Where: Pete's Candy Store


This Book Is Not For You by Daniel H. Hoyt Book Launch with co-readers Jason Tougaw & Julian Tepper ~ New York, NY

When: November 10th, 2017 // 7pm

Where: The Red Room @ KGB Bar


MFA@FLA/Third House Books with co-reader Rachel Khong ~ Gainesville, FL [info]

When: October 27th, 2017 // 4pm

Where: Third House Books 


Bard College: Reading & Conversation with Prof. Dinaw Mengestu ~ Annandale-on-Hudson, NY [info]

When: October 16th, 2017 // 4:40pm-6pm

Where: Weiss Cinema @ Bard College 


Brattleboro Literary Festival ~ Brattleboro, VT [info]

Reading: Short Stories with co-readers Jacob Appel, Carmen Maria Machado, and Hannah Tinti

When: Saturday, October 14th, 2017 // 5:15pm-6:30pm

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden


Reading & Conversation with Courtney Maum

When: Sunday, October 15th, 2017 // 1pm-2:15pm

Where: Robert H. Gibson River Garden


MIXER Reading & Music Series with co-readers Chrissy Williams and Maya Pindyck and music by Nathaniel Bellows ~ Brooklyn, NY [info]

When: October 11th, 2017 // 7pm

Where: Our Wicked Lady


Hello Darkness, My Old Friend: Four Authors on Fathers, Sons, and the Darker Angels of Our Natures with co-readers Jarret Middleton, Robert Lopez, and Sean Doyle ~ New York, NY [info]

When: September 18th, 2017 // 7pm

Where: Housing Works 


House of Books: Reading & Book Signing ~ Kent, CT

When: July 2nd, 2017 // 2pm-3pm

Where: House of Books


Volume Reading & Music Series ~Hudson, NY [info]

When: June 10th, 2017 // 7pm

Where: The Spotty Dog Books & Ale


The Australian Book Launch with co-readers Rachel Khong, Aaron Thier, and Nick Flynn ~ Brooklyn, NY [info]

When: May 16th, 2017 // 7pm

Where: Unnamable Books


NYU Bookstore with co-readers Josh Emmons and Oddny Eir ~ New York, NY [info]

When: May 2nd, 2017 // 6pm-7:30pm

Where: NYU Bookstore


The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers: "Getting Into Trouble and Getting Out of It: Writing a Book Length Memoir" with co-readers/panelists Laura Didyk and Joyce Hayden ~ Great Barrington, MA

When: March 15th, 2016 // 10am-12pm

Where: Berkshire Community College Annex, Room S5


MFA@FLA Reading Series: Featured Alum

Gainesville, FL (October 2013)


MFA@FLA Reading Series

Gainesville FL (Spring 2011)


MFA@FLA Reading Series

Gainesville, FL (Fall 2010)