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Forthcoming Events

November 10, 6:30 pm
Argenta Reading Series with Anna Leahy
Argenta United Methodist Church meeting space
317 Main St
North Little Rock, AR
Box wine 6:30pm
Reading 7pm

Past Events:

Sept 21, 2016, 7-9 pm
Columbia Public Library
Virginia Young Room
100 W Broadway,
Columbia, MO 65203

September 22, 2016, 6:00 pm reception
6:30 pm discussion and interview with Angela Elam, producer and host of New Letters on the Air
National Archives
400 W. Pershing
Kansas City, MO 64108

September 23, 2016, 6 pm guest lecture
Temple Israel
12337 Walmer St.
OverlandPark, KS, 66209

September 24, 2016, 3:45 pm
Rochester Fringe Festival
Lyric Theater
440 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14607

September 27, 2016, 7-9 pm
Book Launch!
Swiftwater Brewing Company
378 Mt. Hope Ave
Rochester, NY 14620

September 30, 2016, 7:00 pm
Local Authors and New Writers Night
Barnes & Noble                          
Mall at Greece Ridge Center
330 Greece Ridge Center Drive                      
Greece, NY 14626

October 8, 2016, noon - 6 pm
Visual Studies Workshop Pub Fair
Visual Studies Workshop
31 Prince Street                           
Rochester, NY  14607  

October 18, 2016, 6 pm
Reading and discussion with Diane Simmons, author of The Courtship of Eva Eldridge (U of Iowa Press)
The Cornelia Street Cafe
29 Cornelia St.
NY, NY 10014
For reservations call (212) 989-9319

October 20, 2016, 7:30 pm
Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer St                           
Brooklyn, NY  11211  

November 3, 2016, 7:30 pm
St. John Fisher College
Cavanaugh Reading Series
3690 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14618

November 17, 2016, 4 pm
SUNY Purchase
Lilly Lieb Port Creative Writing Center
Room 2059, Humanities Building

Purchase, NY

November 20, 2016, 10:30 am
JCC of Rochester
Rochester Jewish Book Festival
Books 'n Bagels
1200 Edgewood Ave.
Rochester, NY 14618

January 26, 2017, 6pm
Nox Cocktail Lounge
302 N. Goodman Street at Village Gate
with Douglas Watson and Michelle Burke

February 9, 2017, 7pm
United States Holocaust Museum and Memorial
Memory Transferred: Voices from the Descendants of Destruction and Displacement
with Erika Dreifus, Suzanne Reisman, Meline Toumani, and Sarah Wildman.
100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW
Washington, DC
Tickets are free but registration is required at www.ushmm.org

February 23, 2017, 7:30 pm
Colorado State University Creative Writing Reading Series
with Mike Lala
UCA Gregory Allicar Museum of Art
1400 Remington Street
Fort Collins, CO

March 9, 2017, 11:00am
Tulsa Community College
South East Campus Auditorium
Tulsa, OK

March 10, 2017, 6pm
Table Talks
Temple B'nai Emunah
1719 S.Owasso Avenue
Tickets available here: ticketfly.com
Tulsa, OK

April 21-22, 2017
Unbound Book festival
Columbia, MO

April 24, 2017, 12:15pm
University of Missouri-St. Louis Center for the Humanities Noon Series
Gallery 210

May 12, 2017, 4pm
Knox College
Davenport Readings
with Anna Leahy, Courtney Meaker
Old Main Alumni Room
Galesburg , IL

May 15, 2017, 6 pm
Writing the Past: A Reading and Conversation with Douglas Dechow, Anna Leahy, and Emily Tedrow
57th Street Books
1301 E 57th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

May 16, 2017, 7 pm
Reading and discussion
West Suburban Temple Har Zion
1040 N Harlem Ave
River Forest, IL 60305

May 17, 2017, 7:30 pm
with Anna Leahy
Women and Children First Bookstore
5233 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60640

June 8, 2017, 7:30 pm (doors open at 7)
Why There Are Words Reading Series
Studio 333
333 Caledonia St.
Sausalito, CA
Tickets $10

June 11, 2017, 1:00pm
Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest
Short Fiction: Paula Whyman, Laurie Stone and Rachel Hall moderated by Carolyn Alessio
Jones College Prep/4th Floor/4038
700 South State St.
Chicago, Il

June 19, 2017, 8:00 to 10:00pm
Scribblers on the Roof Reading Series at Ansche Chesed (with Peter Szabo)
251 W. 100th St.
New York, NY 10025
$5 Tickets

July 27, 2017, 9:00 am
July 18-30
Sewanee Writers' Conference
University of the South
Sewanee, TN 37383

October 18, 2017, 4 pm
Greyfriar Living Literature Reading Series
Siena College

November 11, 2017, 6:15 pm
Reading at Oblong Books with Jenny Brown and Michelle Brafman
6422 Montgomery St.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

November 16, 2017
with Cindy Veach
Salem State College

Feb. 7th, 2018, 7 pm
Brockport Literary Forum
Cooper Hall
SUNY Brockport

Feb 20, 2018
Award ceremony for the Phillip H. McMath award and reading
University of Central Arkansas

April 6, 2018, 3:30-5:30 pm
Writers' Café
317B O'Hara Student Center
University of Pittsburgh

April 7, 2018, 7pm
Why There Are Words/Pittsburgh with Pat Hart and Ellen McGrath Smith
White Whale Bookstore
4754 Liberty Ave
Event is free but $10 donation to WTAW is suggested

April 12, 2018, 7 pm
Reading and discussion for Holocaust Memorial Day
Hart Chapel
Clarion University

May 2, 2018
Award ceremony for Edward Lewis Wallant Prize
panel discussion with winner Margot Singer
University of Hartford