Thursday, February 28 - Mount Lebanon, PA. 7:00 pm.

Reading & Discussion at Mount Lebanon Public Library

Friday, March 1 - Pittsburgh, PA. 3:30 pm.

University of Pittsburgh, Writer’s Cafe Session “Finding the Beginning of Your Story”

March 27-30, AWP in Portland, OR

  • Thursday, March 28, 11:00-11:30. Book signing at The University of Pittsburgh Press’s Booth in the bookfair.

  • Thursday, March 28, 5:30-7:00 pm. Reading and Discussion with Leslie Pietrzyk at Mother Foucault's Bookshop

Wednesday, April 17. Boston, MA

Reading and Discussion with Annie Hartnett at Trident Booksellers & Cafe.

Thursday, April 18. Middlebury VT

Reading and Conversation at Middlebury College, sponsored by New England Review. Details TBA.

Saturday, April 27. Columbus, OH

Ohioana Book Festival, Columbus Metropolitan Library’s Main Library - 10:30 am - 5:00 pm. Further details TBA.

Wednesday, May 15. Brooklyn, NY

One Story Debutante Reading at Greenlight Bookstore. Time TBA.

Thursday, May 16. Brooklyn, NY

One Story Debutante Ball at Roulette.

Thursday, June 6, 2019 Boston, MA

Lit Crawl Boston. Details TBA.

Monday, September 16. Dearborn, MI

Reading as part of Brain Candy: Monthly Live Readings, Art, & Music at Green Brain Comics. 7:00 pm.

PAST Events

Tuesday, September 11 - Pittsburgh, PA. 1:00 pm

Reading & Lecture at Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts School


Wednesday, September 12 - Pittsburgh, PA. 


Thursday, September 13 - Pittsburgh, PA 

Drue Heinz Literature Prize Awards Reception


Friday, September 14 - Pittsburgh, PA. 11:00 am

Reading & Lecture at University of Pittsburgh


Friday, September 21 - Toledo, OH. 6:00 pm

Reading & conversation with Lillian Li and Michael Ferro at Gathering Volumes Bookstore.


Monday, September 24 - Pittsburgh, PA. 7:30 pm

Introducing Joyce Carol Oates for Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures Series


Wednesday, October 3 - Chicago, IL. time TBD

Reading & conversation with Martin Seay at City Lit Bookstore


Thursday, October 4 - Beloit, WI. 4:00 pm

Reading at Beloit College.


Tuesday, October 23 - Cincinnati. 7:00 pm

Reading & conversation with Sarah Rose Nordgren at Joseph-Beth Bookstore


Friday, November 2 - Bowling Green, OH. Winter Wheat Festival of Writing

  • Afternoon Workshop - "Big Gestures in Fiction" (time TBD)

  • 6:00 pm Reading with Brad Aaron Modlin


Thursday, November 8 - Clarksville, TN. 4:00 pm

Reading at Austin Peay State University. 


Thursday, November 15 - Ann Arbor, MI. 7:00 pm

Reading & conversation with F. Daniel Rzicznek at Literati Bookstore.

Saturday, December 29 - Celina, OH. 2:00 pm

Reading & Discussion at the Mercer County District Public Library