Selected Upcoming and Past Events


Bread Loaf Writer's Conference -- Fellows Reading -- Thursday, August 11--    4:15 pm -- Little Theater, Bread Loaf campus, Ripton, VT

"Emerging Texas Poets" -- Gemini Ink Writers' Conference -- July 23, 3:30 pm -- San Antonio, TX

Badgerdog/Austin Public Library Foundation Celebration -- July 14th 6:30 pm -- Recycled Reads, Austin, TX

“Single Shots: What to Do with Stories, Essays, and Poems" -- Writers’ League of Texas Agents & Editors Conference -- June 25 -- Austin, TX

Poetry Festival at Round Top (workshop and reading) -- April 15-17 -- Round Top, TX

Marcia Kinsey Visiting Writers’ Series --  February 10 -- St. Edward’s University, Austin, TX


Reading -- Austin Poetry Society -- Austin. TX

Lit Crawl's “You Should Know These Poets" (organizer and host) (Cyrus Cassells, Carrie Fountain, Tomas Morin, Paul Otremba, Juliana Spahr) -- October -- Texas Book Festival -- Austin, TX

Texas Book Festival “The Poets,” (panel chair for Gregory Pardlo, Nick Flynn, Rachel Eliza Griffiths) -- October -- Austin, TX

Fierce Visionaries (reading with Robin Davison, Carol Denson, and Susan Wood) -- July -- BookWoman -- Austin, TX

Strange Pilgrims (reading with Carrie Fountain, Laurie Filipelli, Lisa Olstein, and Laurie Saurborn) -- May -- BookWoman -- Austin, TX

Poetry Panel, Writers’ League of Texas Third Thursday Event -- May -- Bookpeople -- Austin, TX

Lecture: “Introduction to the Poetic Line” -- Houston Seminar series with Tony Hoagland and Ed Hirsch -- April -- Houston, TX

Poetry Spectacular (reading with Chad Bennett, Jason Bayani, Derrick Brown, Loyce Gayo; curated by Sam Sax) -- March -- Austin Java -- Austin, TX


Public Poetry Series Prize Winners Reading with Jason Schneiderman -- January -- Menil Collection -- Houston, TX

“Presence and Absence: A Workshop on Erasures” -- Public Poetry-- January -- Menil Collection -- Houston, TX

Texas Book Festival -- “A Poetic Reworking of History” (panel chair for Jericho Brown and Tess Taylor) -- October -- Austin, TX

“Syntax as a Tool for Shaping Thought,” NASPAA Conference -- November -- Albuquerque, NM

Book launch and reading -- January -- BookPeople -- Austin, TX

Houston Poetry Fest featured poet-- October -- Houston, TX

"Writing on the Air," Borderlands issue launch -- Radio KOOP

Borderlands launch -- September -- Malvern Books -- Austin, TX