Past Readings

2017

  • 2.9.17 – AWP 2017 Conference (Washington, DC) – 7-9pm, Hellbender AWP Offsite Reading w/ Big Bell, Forklift, Ohio; H_NGM_N Books, Poetry City U.S.A. and Slope Editions, The Dew Drop Inn (2801 8th St NE)
  • 2.10.17 – AWP 2017 Conference (Washington, DC) – 12:00-1:15pm – Room 207B, Washington Convention Center – “(Not) Just the Facts: Teaching Docupoetry and Investigative Poetics” (w/ Rosa Alcala, Susan Briante, Tyehimba Jess, and Phil Metres)
  • 2.11.17 – AWP 2017 Conference (Washington, DC) – 1:30-2:45pm – Marquis Salon 6, Marriott Marquis, Meeting Level Two – “Practicum and Beyond: Publishing Courses and Literary Citizenship” (w/ Phong Nguyen, Rebecca Morgan Frank, Lisa Roney, Ron Mitchell)
  • 3.7.17 – San Antonio, TX – house party reading, with Barbara Ras
  • 3.8.17 – San Antonio, TX – Trinity University
  • 3.28.17 – Lynchburg, VA – Randolph College Visiting Writers Series with Wayne Miller – 8:00pm, Smith Memorial Building / Alice Ashley Jack Room
  • 4.12.17 – Radford, VA – Radford University – 3pm, Heth 014 – “Refuge: Speaking up for Refugees and Finding Home” with Cody Kour & Anuradha Bhowmik (sponsored by Peace Studies & Appalachian Studies)
  • 4.22.17 – Bronxville, NY – Sarah Lawrence Poetry Festival – 11:00-11:45am Craft Talk, Slonim Living Room – 3:00-4:00pm Reading with Jeffrey Harrison, Heimbold Auditorium
  • 5.25.17 – Boston, MA – American Literature Association Annual Conference – 3pm – “The Ethics and Limits of Representation in American Documentary Poetics” (with Catherine Gander, Whitney De Vos, & Christopher Lewis)
  • 6.3.17 – Reykjavik, Iceland – NonfictioNOW 2017 Conference – 5:15-6:30pm – “Third Narratives: Beyond ‘fiction’ and ‘nonfiction'” (with Laurie Stone/chair, Margo Jefferson, Elizabeth Kendall, and Amy Butcher)
  • 7.15-7.27.17 – Amherst, VA – Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (residency)

2016

  • 3.17.16 – Charlottesville, VA – Virginia Festival of the Book w/ Lesley Wheeler & Gary Dop – 2pm – New Dominion Bookshop (404 E Main St)
  • 3.30.16 – AWP 2016 Conference (Los Angeles, CA) – 1-2pm, book signing at the BOA Editions Table
  • 4.1.16 – AWP 2016 Conference (Los Angeles, CA) – 4:30-5:45pm, Room 501 / LA Convention Center: “The Poem You’ll Write Tomorrow: How to Teach Vision” (w/ Traci Brimhall, Natalie Diaz & David Kirby)
  • 4.23.16 – Madison, WI – Monsters of Poetry w/ Mark Levine, Emily Wilson, Josh Bell, & Emilia Phillips – 8pm – Arts + Literature Laboratory (2021 Winnebago St.)
  • 4.25.16 – Madison, WI – UW-Madison MFA Workshop visit
  • 4.25.16 – Madison, WI – Edgewood College – Reading and Q&A – 6:30pm – 329 Predolin
  • 4.26.16 – Platteville, WI – UW-Platteville 2016 Creative Writing Festival – 4pm – The Nohr Art Gallery (Ullsvik Hall)
  • 7.5.16 – NYC – Poetry with BOA Editions in Bryant Park w/ Jeanne Marie Beaumont, Aracelis Girmay, Craig Morgan Teicher, & Michael Waters – 7:00-8:30pm – Bryant Park Reading Room
  • 9.12.16 – NYC – KGB Bar Reading Series w/ Jason Schneiderman – 7pm – 85 E. 4th Street
  • 9.28.16 – Lexington, VA – Washington & Lee University – 4:30pm – Hillel House Multipurpose Room
  • 9.29.16 – Hampden Sydney, VA – Hampden-Sydney College – 4:30pm – Library, 4th floor lecture area
  • 11.9.16 – Blacksburg, VA – Virginia Tech College of Architecture and Urban Studies – “Intersections: interdisciplinary conversations around social justice and the built environment / The Local” w/ C.L. Bohannon and Michael Borowski – 4:00pm – Art & Architecture Library, 100 Cowgill

2015

  • 2.11.15 – Reading/Craft Talk: Queen’s University Belfast (Belfast, NI), School of English Research Seminar Series (PFC 02/025) – 1:15pm
  • 3.18.15 – Reading with John Hall as part of The Lifeboat series at the Sunflower Public House (65 Union Street, Belfast, NI), 7:30pm
  • 3.24.15 – Seminar on contemporary American poetry, Trinity College Dublin (Dublin, Ireland), 3-4:30pm
  • 3.24.15 – Reading with Enda Wyley at Books Upstairs (17 D’Olier Street, Dublin, Ireland), 5:30pm
  • 3.25.15 – Seminar on documentary poetry, Mater Dei/UCD (Dublin, Ireland), 5:00pm
  • 4.23.15 – Reading with Margot Backus at the Crescent Arts Centre, (Belfast, NI) for The Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry, QUB, 8:00pm
  • 4.30.15 – Reading with Fiona Benson at Burdall’s Yard (Bath, UK) for the Bath Spa University Stand Up Poetry Series, 8:00pm
  • 5.7.15 – Reading and Performance event (music!) with Mattu Noone at MAKERS @fablablimerick (Rutland Street, Limerick, Ireland) for the LANDscape research cluster at University of Limerick, 4:00pm
  • 5.27.15 – Reading with Philip Metres and Sinead Morrissey at No Alibis Bookshop (Belfast, NI), 7:00pm
  • 6.22-6.26.15 – Seamus Heaney Centre – Poetry Summer School (Belfast, NI), with Ciaran Carson, Leontia Flynn, Sinead Morrisey, Paul Maddern, and Emma Must
  • 11.7 & 11.8.15 – Geen Daden Maar Woorden Festival (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
  • 11.11.15 – Colby College Visiting Writers Series (Waterville, ME) – 7:00pm, Robinson Room, Miller Library
  • 12.7.15 – Blacksburg Public Library (Blacksburg, VA), with Matthew Vollmer – 7:00pm

2014

  • 1.3.14 – The University of Tampa – Reading with Mary Biddinger at 7:30 in the Falk Theater (428 W. Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, FL)
  • 1.4.14 – Seminar with Mary Biddinger on “Writing the Taboo” for the University of Tampa MFA Program
  • 2.27.14 – AWP 2014 Conference (Seattle, WA) – 9:00-10:15am – “Daydreaming at the Mini-Mart: The Suburbs and Literary Imagination” (with Dana Johnson, David McGlynn, Michael Downs, and Tom Zoellner)
  • 2.28.14 – AWP 2014 Conference (Seattle, WA) – 4:00-6:00pm – offsite reading for Muzzle Magazine & Vinyl PoetryLucid Lounge
  • 3.1.14 – AWP 2014 Conference (Seattle, WA) – 10:30am-11:45am – “The Long Run: Anhinga Press 40th Anniversary Reading” (with Diane Wakoski, Keith Ratzlaff, Anna Ross, and Gerry LaFemina)
  • 3.27.14 – Reading, Creighton University (Omaha, NE) – 5pm – Room 3028, Harper Center
  • 6.8.14-6.14.14 – New Harmony Writers Workshop (New Harmony, IN)
  • 7.21.14-7.23.14 – Washington College/Rose O’Neill Literary House – Jewish Poetry Salon (Chestertown, MD)
  • 7.22.14 – Reading, Washington College/Rose O’Neill Literary House (407 Washington Avenue – Chestertown, MD) – 4:30pm with Jehanne Dubrow, Julie Enszer, Benjamin Lowenkron, Mira Rosenthal, Jason Schneiderman, and Yerra Sugarman
  • 9.11.14 – Speakeasy Reading Series, Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, VA) – 7pm, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute Conference Center, with Ed Falco
  • 10.9.14-10.11.14 – Anhinga Press 40th Anniversary Poetry Celebration & Festival (Tampa, FL) | Reading, Friday October 10 at 4:15pm with Frank X. Gaspar | Panel, Saturday October 11 at 2:45pm: Poetry in the 21st Century (with Donald Morrill, Ariana Nash, Philip Deaver, & David Kirby)
  • 10.24.14 – Reading/Literary Salon, WriterHouse (508 Dale Avenue – Charlottesville, VA) – 7pm – with Kevin McFadden
  • 10.25.14 – Seminar: Poetry Taboos and You, WriterHouse (508 Dale Avenue – Charlottesville, VA) – 9am-1pm
  • 10.29.14 – Reading, All-College Hour Speaker Series, SUNY Geneseo, MacVittie College Union Ballroom 206 (Geneseo, NY) – 2:30pm
  • 11.3.14 – Roanoke Reading Series, Roanoke Main Library, sponsored by the Jackson Center for Creative Writing at Hollins University –  (706 South Jefferson Street – Roanoke, VA) – 6pm
  • 11.12.14 – Class Visits, Borough of Manhattan Community College
  • 11.14.14 – Reading, Borough of Manhattan Community College, English Department 2014-15 Working Writers Reading Series, Richard Harris Terrace, 1-2pm
  • 11.14.14 – Reading, 502 4th Street b/w 7th & 8th Avenues (Park Slope, Brooklyn) – 7:30pm with Rachel Zucker
  • 11.24.14 – Reading, UMBC (Library Gallery), sponsored by the Judaic Studies Department (Baltimore, MD) – 7pm

2013

  • 2.18.13 – A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series, Marshall University (Huntington, WV) with Ross Gay, Smith Hall 154
  • 3.07.13 – AWP 2013 Conference (Boston, MA) – 3-4:15pm – “Ploughshares Reading” (with Major Jackson, Alice Hoffman)
  • 3.09.13 – AWP 2013 Conference (Boston, MA) – 9-10:15am – Panel: “On Labor: Junior Women Faculty in Creative Writing Programs” (with Susan Somers-Willett, Jenny Browne, Yona Harvey, & Rachel Zucker)
  • 4.11.13 – Loyola University Chicago, (Chicago, IL) 7:30pm with C.M. Burroughs, Cudahy Hall 207

2012

  • 1.05.12 – Open Books (Seattle, WA), 7:30pm – poetry reading with Nicole Cooley & Beth Ann Fennelly
  • 3.01.12 – AWP 2012 Conference, (Chicago, IL) – 1:30-2:45pm – “Out of the Stacks and onto the Market: The MFA Poetry Thesis Gets Serious, and Faculty Members React” (with Beth Ann Fennelly, Carmen Gimenez Smith, Mary Biddinger, and Alan Michael Parker)
  • 3.01.12 – AWP 2012 Conference, (Chicago, IL) – 9:00-10:00pm – 32 Poems/Smartish Pace offsite reading – Topics, 2122 N Halsted St, Chicago (with Todd Boss, Geoff Brock, Victoria Chang, Carolina Ebeid, Luke Johnson, Rebecca Lindenberg, Mary Quade, Natalie Shapero & Eric Smith)
  • 3.02.12 – AWP 2012 Conference, (Chicago, IL) – offsite reading for Diode and Barn Owl Review, 7pm, Fine Arts Building, 410 S. Michigan Avenue (with Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Rebecca Hazelton, Matthew Guenette, GC Waldrep, John Gallagher, Jason Bredle, Sandy Longhorn, Traci Brimhall, Brent Goodman, & Alison Pelegrin)
  • 3.16.12 – University of Colorado Boulder (Boulder, CO) – 7:00-9:00pm, with Nils Michals, LIBR M549 (British & Irish Studies Room)
  • 4.10.12 & 4.11.12 – Roanoke College (Salem, VA) – poetry reading on 4.11 from 7:30-9:00pm
  • 5.12.12 – A Season in Poetry Reading with Tom Sleigh & Benjamin Paloff (Bronx, NY) – 4pm, Perennial Garden, The New York Botanical Garden (co-sponsored by the Poetry Society of America)
  • 5.24.12 – Featured Poet for Poetry & Spoken Word Night (Christiansburg, VA) – 7:00pm, Christiansburg Barnes & Noble
  • 9.12.12 – Virginia Tech Visible Scholarship Initiative, 3-4pm, 2md Floor News Corner, Newman Library, Virginia Tech (sponsored by University Libraries & CLAHS)

2011

  • 2.03.11 – AWP 2011 Conference (Washington, DC) – 2:00-3:00pm – Book Signing at the Anhinga Press table
  • 2.05.11 – AWP 2011 Conference (Washington, DC) – 10:30-11:45am, Thurgood Marshall North, Marriott – Virginia Tech MFA Faculty Reading (with Matthew Vollmer, Ed Falco, Lucinda Roy, and Fred D’Aguiar)
  • 2.05.11 – AWP 2011 Conference (Washington, DC) – 12:00-1:15pm, Delaware Suite, Marriott – Poetry as Multimedia Documentary (with Natasha Tretheway, Kwame Dawes, Susan B.A. Somers-Willett, and Ted Genoways)
  • 2.05.11 – AWP 2011 Conference (Washington, DC) – 7:00pm, Monster Mags of the Midwest Offsite Reading at Bread & Brew (1247 20th St NW) for Ninth Letter, Mid-American Review, and Cincinnati Review (with Cate Marvin, Bob Hicok, Kevin Wilson, and Lucy Corin)
  • 2.09.11 – Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
  • 2.10.11 – University of Maine Farmington (Farmington, ME) – 7:30pm, The Landing, UMF Olsen Student Center
  • 3.07.11 – KGB Bar Reading Series (85 East 4th Street, NYC), 7pm
  • 3.10.11 – Whitman College (Walla Walla, WA), Kimball Theater, 7pm
  • 3.19.11 – Virginia  Festival of the Book (Charlottesville, VA) – New Dominion Bookshop, 2pm (404 East Main Street) with Jehanne Dubrow and January Gill O’Neil
  • 3.25.11 – University of Indiana/Indiana Review (Bloomington, IN), Under the Blue Light Reading Series – 7:00pm, University Club, Indiana Memorial Union with Steve Scafidi and Curtis Bauer
  • 4.04.11 – Columbus College of Art & Design (Columbus, OH), 11:00am, Canzani Center Auditorium, downtown at Cleveland Ave & E Gay St
  • 4.10.11 – The Writers’ Center (Bethesda, MD), 2:00pm, 4508 Walsh Street, with novelist Candace Katz
  • 9.13.11 – University of West Georgia (Carrollton, GA), 7:30pm, Ingram Library
  • 9.14.11 – University of Georgia (Athens, GA) – Vox Reading Series, 7:30-9:30pm with Matthew Henriksen, Upstairs at the Globe, 199 N. Lumpkin Street
  • 10.17.11 – River Styx at Duff’s Reading Series (St. Louis, MO), 7:30pm with Travis Mossotti, 392 North Euclid Avenue (article in St. Louis Magazine about the reading here)
  • 10.18.11 – SIU Edwardsville (Edwardsville, IL) – 7:00pm (article about my reading here)
  • 10.22.11 – Tenth Annual Wisconsin Book Festival (Madison, WI) – 8:00pm-9:30pm, with Stuart Nadler
  • 11.07.11 – Writer’s Harvest Reading – University of South Florida (St. Petersburg, FL) – 7:00pm, Ella’s Folk Art Cafe
  • 11.08.11 – Writers at the University – University of Tampa (Tampa, FL) – 7:00pm, Scarfone/Hartley Gallery
  • 11.10.11 – Sturm Speaker, Phi Beta Kappa Luncheon – Virginia Tech
  • 11.17.11 – Words to Say It Visiting Writers Series, Coastal Carolina University (Conway, SC) – 4:30pm, Wall Auditorium
  • 12.01.11 – Blacksburg Jewish Community Center (Blacksburg, VA)

2010

  • 4.09.10 – AWP 2010 Conference (Denver, CO) – Reading, 3-4:15pm – From the Fishouse Anthology Contributors (with Major Jackson, Adrian Matejka, Oliver de la Paz, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, & Jeffrey Thompson)
  • 4.10.10 – AWP 2010 Conference (Denver, CO) – Panel, 12-1:15pm – The Evolution of the MFA: The 21st Century Student (with Mary Biddinger, Julie Carr, Eric Morris, Serena Chopra, & Raina Fields)
  • 4.10.10 – AWP 2010 Conference (Denver, CO) – Offsite Reading – 6:30pm at Paris on the Platte to celebrate Starting Today: 100 Poems for Obama’s First 100 Days
  • 9.16.10 – Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, VA), 7pm, Pamplin 30
  • 9.21.10 – Group Reading/Tribute to Lucille Clifton – 7pm – Wilson Hall Auditorium – 73 (!) poets will be reading – sponsored by the Furious Flower Poetry Center and the Steger Poetry Prize (at James Madison University – Harrisonburg, VA)
  • 9.23.10 – RopeWalk Reading Series – University of Southern Indiana (Evansville, IN) – 5pm, Kleymeyer Hall in USI’s Liberal Arts Center
  • 10.03.10 – Poetry in the Garden (Cleveland, OH) sponsored by the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities at Case Western Reserve, 12:00pm-4:00pm at the Cleveland Botanical Garden, 11030 East Boulevard (with Ilya Kaminsky, Phil Metres, Kazim Ali, & Michael Dumanis) – Note:  I’ll be reading from 1-1:50 and 2-2:50 with Kazim Ali and we’ll be rotating between the Japanese Garden and the Rose Garden.
  • 10.04.10 – Craft Talk & Poetry Reading – University of Akron (Akron, OH) with Mary Biddinger, 1:30-3:00pm, Room 130 of the UA Student Union:  “Poetry Taboos and You; Or, How to Break the Rules, and Why”
  • 10.07.10 – Sweet Briar College, with Colin Cheney (Amherst, VA) – Q&A at 4:30-5:30pm in the Library Browsing Room – Reading at 8:00-9:30pm in the Pannell Gallery
  • 10.08.10 – reading at The Bridge, with Colin Cheney (Charlottesville, VA), 6pm, 209 Monticello Road
  • 10.21.10 – Reading from Ideal Cities atBarnes & Noble (Manhasset, NY), 7:30pm, 1542 Northern Blvd. (more info here)
  • 10.22.10 – NYU, with Colin Cheney and Julie Carr (New York, NY), 5:00pm at the Lilian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th St (btwn 5th & 6th Aves) – (audio podcast of the reading is up here)
  • 11.04.10 – Millsaps College with Mary Biddinger (Jackson, MS) – 10-11am Craft Talk; 7:30pm Reading (publicity in The Clarion-Ledger here)
  • 11.11.10 – Reading & Craft Talk – Salem College (Winston-Salem, NC); Poetry Craft Talk at 1:00-2:00pm in the Assembly Room, 3rd Floor, Gramley Library; Reading at 7:00-9:00pm in Shirley Recital Hall, Salem Fine Arts Center
  • 11.12.10 – Distinguished Visiting Writers Series, UNC Greensboro, 5pm, UNCG Faculty Center (Greensboro, NC)
  • 11.22.10 – louderARTS Reading Series (NYC), Open Slam featuring me, 7:30pm at Bar 13 (35 East 13th Street, corner of 13th & University, 2nd Floor)

2009

  • 2.11.09 – 2.14.09 – AWP Conference, Hilton Chicago (Chicago, IL) – “Jewish Poetry vs. Poetry by Jews” (with Eve Grubin, Sharon Dolin, Carly Sachs, and Joy Katz)
  • 2.11.09 – 2.14.09 – AWP Conference, Hilton Chicago (Chicago, IL) – “Women Poets on Mentorship: Efforts & Affections” (with Rachel Zucker, Joy Katz, Valerie Martinez, Kristin Prevallet, and Beth-Ann Fennelly)
  • 11.04.09 – Luncheon Reading & Talk – Festival of Jewish Books & Authors – Simon Family JCC (Tidewater, VA)

2008

  • 10.03.08 – NYU Writers’ House, NYC – launch of Women Poets on Mentorship anthology
  • 10.26-10.27.08 – The 21st Annual Klutznick-Harris Symposium, Creighton University (Omaha, NE) – “Rites of Passage:  How Today’s Jews Celebrate, Commemorate, and Commiserate”
  • 12.21-12.23.08 – Association for Jewish Studies, 40th Annual Conference (Washington, DC) – Grand Hyatt Washington

2006

  • 9.21.06 – The Magnet Theater “Under the Influence” Poetry & Improv show (I read, they improv) – 9:30pm – 254 West 29th Street, between 7th and 8th Avenues (NYC)
  • 9.18.06 – louderARTS Reading Series, 13 Bar|Lounge – 7:00pm – 35 East 13th Street @ University Place, 2nd Floor (NYC)
  • 7.11.06 – The Joaquin Miller Cabin Series, Rock Creek Park, Picnic Area #6, Beach Drive at Military Road Overpass (Washington D.C.) – 7:30pm, with Yoko Danno and James Hopkins
  • 2.09.06 – Chop Suey Books, 1317 West Cary Street (Richmond, VA) – 7:30pm, with Joshua Poteat

2005

  • 2.05.05 – Paterson Poetry Prize Reading, The Poetry Center (Paterson, NJ) – 1:00pm, The Hamilton Club Building, with Kevin Young, Jim Daniels, Charles Johnson, Mohja Kahf & Alison Townsend
  • 3.17.05 – Virginia Festival of the Book (Charlottesville, VA) – 12:00pm, UVA Bookstore, with Sharmila Voorakkara and Dana Roeser
  • 3.18.05 – Charlottesville High School (Charlottesville, VA) – as part of Virginia Festival of the Book
  • 4.05.05: SUNY Geneseo (Geneseo, NY)

2004

  • 2.05.04 –  Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH) – 4pm, Wren Room, Sanborn House, with Deborah Schupack – pictures from February Dartmouth and Wordsworth readings here
  • 2.07.04 – Wordsworth Books (Cambridge, MA) – 3pm, with Aimee Nezhukumatathil
  • 2.12.04 – University of California-Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA) – Featured Reader for The Kinetic Poetics Project, 8pm, Porter College, Dining Hall
  • 2.19.04 – University of California-Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA) – 12 noon, Merrill College, Room 102
  • 2.25.04 – University of California-Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA) – Turnstile Poetry Reading, 7:30pm, Kresge College, Room 159, with Kasey Mohammad and David Swanger
  • 2.29.04 – Radio:  KUSP: The Poetry Show (Santa Cruz, CA) – 88.9 FM, or listen live on the web, 8-9pm (PST)
  • 3.06.04 – Cabrillo College Theater (Aptos, CA) – “In Celebration of the Muse” benefit for the Cabrillo College Fast Track to Work program, 6500 Soquel Drive
  • 3.17.04 – SUNY Fredonia (Fredonia, NY) – 7pm, G-26 McEwan, in conjunction with Women’s History Month
  • 3.18.04 – Penn State Erie (Erie, PA) – 7pm, Reed Union Building 117, as part of The Creative Writer’s Speaker Series
  • 3.19.04 – Talking Leaves Books (Buffalo, NY) – 7pm, 3158 Main Street, with Sean Thomas Dougherty
  • 3.23.04 – Avol’s Books (Madison, WI) – 7pm, 315 West Gorham at State St.
  • 3.26.04 – Associated Writing Programs Conference (Chicago, IL), Parlor B – 10:30-11:45am, “Say Cheese:  A Reading by Former Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing Poetry Fellows” with Beth Ann Fennelly, Jon Loomis, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Chicu Reddy, and Kathy Whitcomb
  • 4.08.04 – Capitola Book Cafe (Capitola, CA) – 7:30pm, 1475 41st Avenue, with Julia Alter
  • 4.28.04 – Radio: KKUP Out of Our Minds (Cupertino, CA) – 91.5 FM,  8-9pm (PST), hosted by J.P. Dancing Bear
  • 4.29.04 – Not-Quite-May Day Spoken Word Celebration (Santa Cruz, CA) – 7:30pm, Next Door, 1207 Soquel Avenue also featuring Julia Alter, Dee Roe, Jenny D’Angelo, Kari Moss, Kathleen Flowers, Kristi Vanderhoof, Nancy Redwine, and Patti Sirens
  • 5.16.04 – Poetry Flash @ Cody’s (Berkeley, CA) – 7:30pm, Cody’s Books, 2454 Telegraph Avenue at Haste, with Sean Thomas Dougherty
  • 11.11.04 & 11.12.04 – University of Louisville (Louisville, KY) – Axton Reading Series, with Gabriel Gudding, Martha Serpas, and Brian Teare – Readings 11.11 & 11.12, 7:30pm, Bingham Poetry Room & Humanities 300.  Workshops and Roundtable Discussions 11.11 & 11.12, 10am-2pm, Humanities 300.

2003

  • 7.24.03 – Sewanee Writers Conference (Sewanee, TN) – 10am, with Graeme Gillis and Karen McKinnon
  • 8.20.03 – Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar (Charlottesville, VA), 8pm, with Heather Brown and Rachel Horsely
  • 8.24.03:  Check out Dennis Morton reading some of my poems on his radio show, 8-9pm (PST) KUSP, 88.9 FM (Santa Cruz, CA)
  • 10.11.03 – Check out WMNF (88.5 Tampa, FL) online for a live interview & reading, 11:30am (EST), with Mary Glenney & Arlene Engelhardt, hosts of The Women’s Show (an eclectic feminist/womanist radio magazine)
  • 10.14.03 –  The Living Writers’ Series, University of California-Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA) – 6pm, 321 Kresge
  • 10.16.03 – University of Tampa Writers at the University Series (Tampa, FL) – 8pm, Scarfone/Hartley Galleries
  • 10.17.03 – Urban Think Bookstore (Orlando, FL), 7pm, 625 E. Central Blvd (read an interview with me in the Orlando Sentinel)
  • 10.20.03 – Stetson University (DeLand, FL)
  • 10.21.03 – Florida State University Visiting Writers Series (Tallahassee, FL) – 8pm, with Stephen Corey at the Warehouse (read an article about the series, or a review of my book in the Tallahassee Democrat)
  • 12.28.03:  Poetry Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA), 7:30pm with Melody Lacina at the Actors’ Theater, 1001 Center Street
  • 12.12.03 – New Dominion Bookshop (Charlottesville, VA), 6:30pm, 404 East Main Street
  • 12.17.03 – Bowery Poetry Club (New York, NY) – 5-7pm, NYC Book Release Party!  (reading at 6pm) 308 Bowery, after-party at Pioneer Bar, 218 Bowery (between Prince & Spring)