Sept 9, 2019. Interview with Sean Penn, for the release of BOB HONEY SINGS JIMMY CRACK CORN, Bookends, Edgewater NJ. 7 pm.

April 20, 2017.   Release of ALICE & OLIVER PAPERBACK,  panel with A.M. Homes, Rick Moody, Rivka Galchan, and Sheri Fink, moderated by Andrea Walker.  Powerhouse Books, DUMBO, Brooklyn.  7 pm.

September 18, Brooklyn Book Festival; with Elizabeth Crane, Bernice McFadden, and Tiphanie Yanique.  Brooklyn Historical Society Library (128 Pierrepoint).  2pm.  

September 20, YEAHYOUWRITE, with Christopher Cerf, Katherine Vaz, Tayari Jones, and Leslie Jamison.  6:30 pm:  reservations required.   

September 24, Baltimore Festival of Books:  with Leslie Jamison.   CityStage.  Inner harbor on the promenade.  5:30 pm.

September 26, PEN/Faulkner Annual Celebration: Washington D.C.  with Andre Dubus III, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Kelly Link, Wil Haygood, Elizabeth Nunez.   Folger Shakespeare Library.  6:30 pm.  tickets here  

October 14,  Brattleboro Literary Festival:  info TK,  

November 5, Portland Book Festival:  with Christopher Rothko and Rob Spillman ,  Portland Art Museum:  2:45 pm.

November 21, Black Mountain Institute 10th anniversary celebration:  with Cheryl Strayed, Wole Soyinka, Tom Bissell.   Las Vegas, NV.    4- pm. Ticket info.


June 25, Yaddo Artists Series, Northshire Books, Saratoga NY.  7:30 pm

June 27, Bennington Reading Series, Cornelia Street Cafe, West Village NYC,  6-8 pm


Aprll 11,   Book Launch, Brooklyn Voices Festival, St. Joeseph's College, Brooklyn, with Hannah Tinti.   (tickets)

Aprll 14,  The New Salon,  Charles Bock with Darin Strauss, Lillian Vernon Creative Writing Center, NYU.   7 pm.

April 17-24,  Curt International Festival of Literature, Galway City, Ireland.

April 30,  The Enclave Reading Series,  Cake Shop, 152 Ludlow NYC,  with Leslie Jamison, 5 pm.

May 4, Newtonville Books,  Newtonville, MA,  with Atul Gwande,  7 pm.  (tickets)

May 13, Spoken Interludes reading series, the Rotunda at Mercy College,  Westchester,  with TK,  6:30 pm.  (ticketed event)

May 18, Happy ending reading series, Peter Jay Sharp theater at Sympony Space,  NYC, with Ani DiFranco.  7 pm.  (tickets)