Readings + Events

2018 Readings + Events:


March 8: 32 Poems, Quarterly West, AGNI, Denver Quarterly, and Adroit Journal Reading, Tampa, FL
Jackson’s Bistro, 601 S Harbour Island Blvd: 7:30 – 10:30

March 9: The Hopkins Review and Literary Matters Reading, Tampa, FL
American Social, 601 S Harbour Island Blvd #107: 1:00 – 3:00

April 10 – 11: Reading / Craft Talk, Fredonia, NY
SUNY Fredonia, Time TBD

July 26: Editors’ Panel (with Jessica Faust of The Southern Review, Speer Morgan of The Missouri Review, Phillip Terzian of The Weekly Standard, and Robert Wilson of The American Scholar)
Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Sewanee, TN: 10:00am


Union Reading


Recent Readings + Events:

February 19: Valparaiso University Fireside Chat, Valparaiso, IN
Mueller Hall Refectory: 6:30pm

March 6: Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
English 001: 4:00pm
with Henrietta Goodman (Hungry Moon)

March 19: Eastern Mennonite University Writers Read Series, Harrisonburg, VA
President’s Reception Room: 6:30pm

March 20: Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA
University of Virginia Bookstore: 12:00pm
with Charles McLeod (Settlers of Unassigned Lands), Thomas Pierce (Hall of Small Mammals), and Eleanor Stanford (Bartram’s Garden)

March 26: WordSpace/Pegasus Reading Series, Dallas, TX
Kettle Arts: 7:00pm
with Lisa Huffaker and Danielle Sellers

March 28: Kraken Reading Series, Denton, TX
The Paschal Bar: 6:00pm
with Joshua Robbins (Praise Nothing, Arkansas) and Lucas Jacob (A Hole in the Light)

April 7: Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL
Location/Time: TBA

April 8-11: AWP Conference, Minneapolis, MN
32 Poems, Book Fair Table 932

April 10: Book Signing, Minneapolis, MN
The University of Arkansas Press Booth, Book Fair 407: 2:00-3:00pm

April 10: TTU Alumni Reading, Minneapolis, MN
with Joey Franklin (My Wife Wants You to Know I’m Happily Married), Rachel Furey, Brent Newsom (Love’s Labors), and Ruben Quesada (Next Extinct Mammal)
Lake Como Room, Hilton Garden Inn: 7:00pm

June 2: Wit Rabbit Reading Series 43, Chicago, IL
with Tara Boswell, Sean Patrick Hill, and Lana Rakhman
Quencher’s Saloon: 7:00pm

July 9: Uncharted Books, Chicago, IL
with Marc Frazier
Uncharted Books: 7:00pm

July 29: Fellows Reading, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Sewanee, TN
with Gary Leising and Rajesh Parameswaran
Sewanee: University of the South, Bairnwick Women’s Center: 9:00

October 10: Poets in Print Series, Kalamazoo, MI
with Michael Minicucci
Kalamazoo Book Arts Center: 7:00pm

January 10, 2016: SAFTA Reading Series, Knoxville, TN
Lawson McGhee Library: 3:00pm

January 28: Trevecca Nazerene University, Nashville, TN

March 10: Union University, Jackson, TN

March 30: 32 Poems, Pleiades, Tupelo Quarterly Reading, Los Angeles, CA
Opulen Studios: 7:00-9:00pm

March 31-April 2: AWP Conference Bookfair, Los Angeles, CA

April 16: Arkansas Literary Festival, Little Rock, AR

July 26: Editors’ Panel (Sewanee Writers’ Conference), Sewanee, TN

October 17: University of Evansville, Evansville, IN

February 8: 32 Poems, Quarterly West, and Smartish Pace Reading, Washington, DC
Sixth Engine, 438 Massachusetts Ave NW: 7:00-9:00pm

February 9: “The Craft of Editing Poetry” (with Anna Lena Phillips Bell of Ecotone, Sumita Chakraborty or AGNI, Jessica Faust of The Southern Review, and James Smith of Southern Poetry Review)
AWP 2017, Washington Convention Center, Room 209: 9:00-10:15am

February 25: Poetry Reading (with Jan Beatty and Nancy Reddy, emceed by Rachel Mennies)
White Whale Bookstore, 4754 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA: 7:00-9:00pm

March 27: KGB Monday Night Poetry Series (with Malachi Black)
KGB Bar,  85 East 4th Street, NYC: 7:30pm

July 25: Editors’ Panel (with Anna Lena Phillips Bell of Ecotone, Glenn Blake of Boulevard, Speer Morgan of The Missouri Review, Phillip Terzian of The Weekly Standard, and Robert Wilson of The American Scholar)
Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Sewanee, TN: 10:00am


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