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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

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 

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

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

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

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 

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