Readings, conferences, and other events

2018

September

October

  • Danville, CA at 4pm
    Book Group Buzz Event
    Rakestraw Books
  • Oakland, CA at 10:15am
    Buzz Brunch
    NCIBA Discovery Show
  • Brookline, MA at 7pm
    Reading and Conversation with Chaya Bhuvaneswar
    Brookline Booksmith
  • Boston, MA
    12:30PM: "Craft and Culture" Panel with Gish Jen, Margot Livesey, and Sven Birkerts
    3:30PM: Keynote Conversation with Tayari Jones
    Boston Book Festival
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December

January 2019

February

March

April

May

June

August

Select past engagements

2017

  • 4/12: In Conversation with John Waters, Brookline Booksmith, Brookline, MA
  • 6/5: "Writing Queer Lives" Panel, Trident Booksellers, Boston, MA
  • 6/24: Keynote Speaker, Wilmington Writers Conference, Wilmington, DE

2016

  • 10/20: Concord Festival of Authors, Concord, MA

2015

  • 3/23: Poets and Writers Annual Gala, New York, NY
  • 8/10: Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, Ripton, VT
  • 9/18: Bread Loaf in Sicily, Erice, Sicily

2014

  • 1/31/14: Geneva Writers' Conference, Geneva, Switzerland
  • 4/10/14: Wheaton College, Norton, MA
  • 6/19/14: The Loft Mentor Series, Minneapolis, MN
  • 8/18/14: Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

2013

  • 3/22/13: Tennessee Williams Literary Festival, New Orleans, LA
  • 10/7/13: PEN/Faulkner Gala, Washington, DC
  • 10/17/13: University of Michigan Zell Visiting Writers Series, Ann Arbor, MI
  • 10/21/13: Calandra Italian-American Institute, New York, NY

2003

  • 8/20/03: Melbourne Writers Festival, Melbourne, Australia