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Reading at the Seminary Co-op

On January 16, 2020, I will be giving a public reading from Blackbird Blues at the Seminary Co-op Bookstore in Hyde Park, 5751 S Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, from 6:00pm – 7:00pm, right on the campus of the University of Chicago. I am very grateful to the Co-op for giving me this opportunity to present…

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Reading at UCLA

On Tuesday, October 29, 2019, I am going to give a reading from Blackbird Blues at the Center for the Study of Religion at UCLA for members of the campus community and of the wider public. Time: 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm. Place: Kaplan 365

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Pilsen Community Books

More than a year ago, on September 11, 2018, I gave a reading from Blackbird Blues at the Pilsen Community Bookstore, under the auspices of the Writer’s Studio at the University of Chicago Graham School. I never mentioned it here because Blackbird Blues had not yet been published, and my website was not yet up…

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AWP Conference

I’m looking forward to attending the annual conference of the Association of Writers & Writing Programs in Portland, OR, from March 27–30.

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