Readings, Workshops, and Panels


Thursday, November 7, 7:00 p.m.
Reading at the SIUe University Bookstore
1 Hairpin Drive, Edwardsville, IL 62025

Wednesday, June 26, 5:00 p.m.
Reading at Off Square Books
160 Courthouse Square, Oxford, MS 38655

Thursday, February 28, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Reading as Thornton Writer-in-Residence at Lynchburg College
Schewel Hall, Sydnor Performance Hall
1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24501


Saturday, September 29, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Reading at the Fall for the Book literary festival
With Jonathan Stalling
Sherwood Center, Performance Hall A
3740 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22030

Wednesday, April 4, 1:00 p.m.
Reading at Meramec College
11333 Big Bend Road, St. Louis

Wednesday, March 7, 7:30 p.m.
Reading with Ilya Kaminsky at Otis College of Art + Design
9045 Lincoln Boulevard, Los Angeles


Monday, October 17, 7 p.m.
Reading with Wayne Miller at Left Bank Books
399 N Euclid Avenue, St. Louis

Sunday, October 16
Workshop at the St. Louis Poetry Center
567 North & South, No. 8, St. Louis

Thursday, October 13, 7 p.m.
Reading at Creative Writing Program
University of Missouri – St. Louis

Thursday, September 15, 2011, 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Reading at Black Mountain Institute
Greenspun Auditorium, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Saturday, September 10, 2011, 7 p.m.
Reading at Project Dinner Table
El Cortez Hotel & Casino, Jackie Gaughan Plaza, Las Vegas

Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 8 to 11 p.m.
Launch Party for We Are Starved
Don’t Tell Mama, 517 Fremont Street, Las Vegas

Thursday, February 3, 2011, 9 to 10:15 a.m.
Panel “Mongrels, Monsters, and Mutants: New Identities in Contemporary Poetry”
With Cathy Park Hong, Bhanu Kapil, Myung Mi Kin, and Prageeta Sharma
AWP conference, Washington, D.C., Marriott Wardman Park, Thurgood Marshall East Room

Friday, January 7, 2011, Noon to 1:15 p.m.
Panel “John Clare and the Classroom”
with Jason N. Goldsmith, Marielle R. Risse, and Duygu Kilic
MLA annual conference, J.W. Marriott, Platinum Salon I


Saturday, November 6, 2010
Panel “Poetry and Conflict”
With Hayan Charara, Eliza Griswold, and Brian Turner
Vegas Valley Book Festival, Historic Fifth Street School, Las Vegas

Thursday, April 8, 2010, 12 – 1:15 p.m.
Panel “Art and Memorability”
With Mark Irwin, Jill Bialosky, Claudia Keelan, and Paul Hoover
AWP conference, Colorado Convention Center Room 301, Denver, Colorado

Thursday, April 8, 2010, 2:00 p.m.
Book signing Nightboat Books
AWP conference book fair, Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado

Wednesday, April 14, 2010, 6:30 p.m.
Panel “Poets Engaged: Faith, Hope, and Love,” The First Annual Poetry Symposium
St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri

Thursday, April 15, 2010, 6:30 p.m.
Reading Laclede Coffee Co, St. Louis, Missouri

Friday, April 16, 2010, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Workshop “The Project Poem,” St. Louis Poetry Center, St. Louis, Missouri

Saturday, April 24, 2010, 5:00 p.m.
Reading Project Dinner Table
UNR Extension Orchard, Las Vegas, Nevada