• 7/24/19: Poetry-Off-the-Page @ Pasadena City College‘s Summer Creative Writing Academy. 10:30am, PCC. Pasadena, CA
  • 6/1/19: Poetry Reading at Open Studios. 3:30pm, LA General Store Design Studio, 274 West Las Flores Dr. Altadena, CA
  • 5/19/19: Poetry Reading w/East Pasadena Poets at LitFest Pasadena. 4:30pm, Pasadena Playhouse courtyard. Pasadena, CA
  • 4/6/19: Poetry Reading: A Garden of Verses: Poetry Day in the Garden. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden. Claremont, CA
  • 3/30/19: Host, “2019 Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards Reading,” AWP Conference. 10:30am, Oregon Convention Center. Portland, OR



  • 11/16/17: Poetry Reading and Class Visit at Pasadena City College. Pasadena, CA.


  • 11/12/16: Panel Presentation. “Using form to create content: Artist’s Books, Labor, and the Poetic Process” for the “Beyond the Spine: Experimental Poetics and Form” at the 2016 PAMLA Conference. Pasadena, CA.
  • 5/14/16: Private workshop, “The Pocket Book as Compositional Aide.” Sierra Madre, CA.
  • 4/1/16: Panel Presentation. “PhDon’t?: The Risks and Rewards of a Doctorate for Writers” panel discussion with Josh Bernstein, Jameelah Long, Rone Shavers, and Jessica Piazza. AWP conference. 12:00pm, Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA.
  • 3/31/16: Panel Discussion.”University, Community” panel discussion with Nik De Dominic, Renee Angler, Sean Nevin, and David Welch. AWP conference. 3:00pm, Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA. 
  • 3/26/16: Poetry Reading.  Red Hen Showcase. Beyond Baroque. 8pm. Venice, CA.


  • 11/6/15: Panel Chair, “Creative Writing: Process as Product” special session, PAMLA conference. Portland, OR.
  • 4/17/16. Poetry and Translation Symposium. University of La Verne, 1-6pm. La Verne, CA.

  • 3/10/15: Guest Facilitator: Women’s Writing Workshop,  Chapbook Tutorial. California Institution for Women (CIW). Chino, CA


  • 5/10/14: Poetry reading with really super poets at Myopic Books. 7:00pm. Chicago, IL.
  • 5/9/14:  Poetry reading with Nathan Hoks and Joel Craig at Woodland Pattern. 7:00pm. Milwaukee, WI.


  • 11/13/13: Guest Facilitator: Poetry Workshop. California Institution for Women (CIW). Chino, CA. 

  • 3/6/13:  Poetry reading with Catenary Press + Convulsive Editions. Outpost 186, 186 1/2 Hampshire Street, Cambridge. 8:00 pm. Cambridge, MA.

  • 3/8/13: Panel Presentation. “Get a Hold of Your Writing: Book Arts in the Classroom” panel at the AWP Conference, with panel chair Meryl DePasquale, and poets and printers Emily Brandt, Richard Mathews, and Carol Ann Johnston. The panel takes place from 9:00-10:15 AM. Boston, MA.

  • 3/7/13-3/9/13:  Book signing at the AROHO booth at the AWP Conference. 3:00-4:00 Thursday, March 7 and 11:00-12:00. Boston, MA.


  • 10/20/12: Paper Presentation: “Revisioning the Ultimate Source Text: Contemporary Appropriations of Shakespeare’s Sonnets” paper presentation at the PAMLA conference. Seattle, WA.


  • 3/13/12:  Poetry Reading at the Decker Writing Studio, Southern Oregon University. 7pm. Ashland, OR.


  • 10/18/11: Poetry reading with Red Hen Press authors at Vroman’s Bookstore. Pasadena, CA.
  • 10/9/11: Poetry reading at the Ruskin Art Club. Los Angeles, CA. 
  • 9/22/11: Poetry reading and book launch at The Mountain Bar in Chinatown. Los Angeles, CA. 

  • 4/21/11: Paper Presentation. “The 21st Century Appropriated Book: Mary Ruefle’s A Little White Shadow, Jen Bervin’s Nets, and Janet Holmes’s THE MS OF M Y KIN” presentation at the SWTX PCA/ACA. San Antonio, TX.



  • 2/13/09: Poetry Reading at Mrs. Maybe Launch Party at Columbia College. Chicago, IL.
  • 2/12/09: Panel Presentation:  “Hands On: Chapbook Making in the Classroom” panel presentation at AWP. Chicago, IL.