I do things. They usually involve antics... and words. Definitely words.
Sunday 2.3: PoetNY Open Mic ft Nicole Homer
Tuesday 3.12: Poetry in Columbus, OH Details TBA
Wednesday 3.27–30: AWP in Portland, OR
On Thursday 3.28, I'll be moderating the Building the Table: Carving Out PoC Creative Spaces panel with speakers Candace Wiley, Monifa Lemons, William Evans and Rachel McKibbens)
Saturday 3.30: I'll be a part of a panel that includes a reading and conversation at New Jersey College English Association at Seton Hall University.
Sunday 4.6: 2018 Paterson Poetry Prize Winner and Finalists @Paterson Poetry Center
Thursday 4.25: 6:30 - 8:30pm Wrexham Road Reading Series Bronxville, NJ
Weekend of 6.1 -2: Rutgers University–New Brunswick Writers' Conference Somerset, NJ
Friday 6.7: I'll be reading poems at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe.
10/4 - 10/7: NYCC
10/19 - 10/20: Dodge Poetry Festival
10/27 - 10/28: Geek Girl Con
8/14: Reading at Dartmouth College
8/21: 6:30 - 8:30 Reading with Dodge Poetry Festival Military Park (downtown Newark, NJ)
8/22: Engaging Learners Conference @MCCC (attendee)
7.1 - 8.15: Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place
7/5: 7pm Reading at St. Johnsbury Anthenaum
7/8 - 7/14: Frost Place Conference on Poetry
7/8: Reading with Ben Purkert @Henry Holt Barn
7/26: Reading @Abbie Greenlef Library Franconia, NH
7/29 - 8/4: The Frost Place Poetry Seminar
7/31: Reading with Martha Collins @Henry Holt Barn
Saturday 6.2: 4-4:30 BookCon: Diverse Voices in Mystery (Moderator) @ Javits Center, NYC Downtown Stage
Wed 6.20 - Sat 6.23: Chautauqua Writers’ Festival
Sunday 4.1: Panelist, “Women of Color in Sci-Fi Television” @AwesomeCon Washington D.C.
Saturday 4.7: The Ranger Zone @ The Branded Saloon in Prospect Heights - 603 Vanderbilt Avenue.
Wednesday 3.7 - Saturday 3.10: 2018 AWP Conference & Bookfair Tampa, FL (Attendee)
Friday 3.23: Career Day @ an NYC High School
Saturday 3.24: Whose Body: Celebration and Reclamation in Princeton, NJ (Registration required; seee link)
Sunday 3.25: Page Meets Slam with Cheryl Boyce-Taylor @Bowery Poetry Club @308 Bowery (between Houston & Bleecker
Friday 2.16: Black Panther Private Screening in Columbus, OH
Tuesday 2.20: Writing Wrongs in Columbus, OH
Thursday 2.22: Gramercy Books, 2424 East Main Street, Bexley, OH 43209
Tuesday 12.26 - Saturday 12.30: Watering Hole Poetry Retreat (Graduating Fellow)
Monday 11.13: Dirty Gerund @9pm @Ralph's Diner in Worcester
Monday 11.20: Busboys and Poets (Shirlington) @4251 South Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA 22206
Thursday 10.5 - Sunday 10.8: New York Comic Con (Press and Panelist, "Black Superheroes: Luke Cage to Black Lives Matter)
Monday 9.25: Boise Poetry Slam
Tuesday 9.26: Seattle Poetry Slam @7:45 @1114 Howell Street Seattle, WA (Denny Triangle)
Wednesday 9.27: Broken Mic @7 @827 W. 1st Ave, Spokane, WA, 99201
Saturday 9.30 - Sunday 10.1: Geek Girl Con (Press and Panelist, "#BlackWomenDreaming: Building Creative Communities")
Wednesday 7.26 - Sunday 7.30: Pink Door Writing Retreat (Faculty)
Sunday 6.4 - Saturday 6.17: Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop (Participant)
Friday 5.26: Nuyorican Poets Cafe @10PM 236 E. 3rd Street New York, NY, 10009
Sunday 4.23: Myra Zinke lecture @UUCMC 1475 West Front St., Lincroft, NJ 07738
Thursday 4.27: Aspirations Awards Gala (Closed Event)
Tuesday 2.7 - 2.11: I'll be nerding it up at AWP Conference all week long.
On Thursday 2.9 @7:30, I'll be reading at the Write Bloody Super Party Showcase
Wednesday 2.15, Me and the homie Brittany Williams will be repping BNP as we host a screening of the webseries Brown Girls @ the Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, NYU Kimmel Center for University, 4th floor (60 Washington Square South).
Friday 2.17: FREE WATER @7pm KGB's 85 East 4th Street NYC, NY
Saturday 1.14: Fruit Reading and Dialogue Series @Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor with Will Evans. Doors @7pm, Show @7:30pm