If interested in having me for a reading, class visit, or conference/festival, please contact me at lorcaloca AT aol DOT com

Monday, March 03, 2014

March Reading Schedule

Hope to see some of you! 



March 5

Sarah Lawrence College 

Class visit 


March 12-14

Aetna Writer-in-Residence

University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT


March 18-20

Jake Adam York Reading Series 

University of Colorado

Denver, CO


March 24

Faculty Reading

Drew University  

Madison, NJ


March 28-30

Split This Rock Poetry Festival

Festival Poet

Washington, DC

Monday, February 03, 2014

February Readings and Events

Here's my February reading/event schedule. If I'm in your city, let me know. I'm always up for coffee. 


February 5-7
Year of Mexico Celebration 
College of Arts & Sciences
University of Kentucky 
Lexington, KY

February 17
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

February 12
University of Northern Iowa 
Cedar Falls, IA

February 13
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA

February 14
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 

February 20
Publishing Your First Book Panel 
NYU 

February 26- March  2
AWP 
Seattle, WA

Sunday, December 08, 2013

Tentative Spring Reading Schedule

Dartmouth College 

Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI 

Janey Lack Poetry Reading in the Zell Visiting Writers Series
University of Michigan 
Ann Arbor, MI

Year of Mexico Celebration 
College of Arts & Sciences
University of Kentucky 
Lexington, KY

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

University of Northern Iowa 
Cedar Falls, IA

Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA

Iowa State University
Ames, IA 

AWP 
Seattle, WA

Aetna Writer-in-Residence
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

University of Colorado
Denver, CO

Split This Rock Poetry Festival
Festival Poet
Washington, DC
 
Poetry at Round Top Festival
Festival Poet
Round Top, TX

Rutgers-Camden Summer Writers' Conference
Camden, NJ

Monday, September 02, 2013

Reading Schedule for the Upcoming Academic Year

Fall 2013

August 13

Academy of American Poets Summer Poetry Series
with Matthea Harvey and Jennifer Militello 
Margaret Liebman Berger Forum 
New York Public Library
NYC

September 5-6

University of Arizona Poetry Center
Reading with Natalie Diaz
Tucson, AZ

September 23-25

Belmont University
Humanities Symposium
Reading/Roundtable Discussion  
Nashville, TN

September 27

Fall for the Book Festival 
George Mason University 
Fairfax,VA

September 28

Split This Rock 
100 Thousand  Poets for Change
Reading/Community project 
Washington DC

October 2

Keynote Speaker for Pride Month
With Charles Rice-Gonzalez
Borough of Manhattan Community College
NYC

October 5

Comadres and Compadres Writers’ Conference 
Publishing panel 
Medgar Evers College
Brooklyn, NY

October 15

Word for Word Poetry Series 
Reading with Amir Oz and Philip Brady and Lynn Levin 
Bryant Park
NYC

October 17 

Mary Lu Joynes Literary Series 
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

October 19

Uptown Lit: A Festival of Readers and Writers
The United Palace Theater
NYC

October 22-24

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

November 5

Chicano/a & Latino/a Voices Series
Washington College
Chestertown, MD

November 7-10

Latino Art Now Conference  
Ekphrasis Panel with Tino Villanueva
Smithsonian Latino Center
Washington DC

November 13

Montreal, Canada 
Details forthcoming 

November 16 

Plan 99 Reading Series
Reading with Phil Hall
The Manx Pub
Ottawa, Canada 

November 24-27

Miami Book Fair 
Miami, FL

December 5

CantoMundo Reading
with Sheryl Luna and Carmen Giménez Smith
Poetry Foundation
Chicago, IL
 
December 6

2014 Pushcart Prize Anthology Celebration 
Reading with 
The Strand Bookstore 
NYC
 

Spring 2014


January 23-26

Janey Lack Poetry Reading in the Zell Visiting Writers Series
University of Michigan 
Ann Arbor, MI

February 5-7

Year of Mexico Celebration 
College of Arts & Sciences
University of Kentucky 
Lexington, KY

February (date to be announced)

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

February 13

Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA

March 10-12

Aetna Writer-in-Residence
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

March 18-20

University of Colorado
Denver, CO

March 27-30

Split This Rock Poetry Festival
Festival Poet
Washington, DC
 
April 11-13

Poetry at Round Top Festival
Festival Poet
Round Top, TX