Reading Tour 2019-20 for A Little More Red Sun on the Human: New and Selected Poems

October 12, 2019: Reading, Grace Cathedral, Litquake San Francisco, CA, 8 pm.

October 13, 2019: Reading, Napa Valley Writer's Conference 20th anniversary, 5 pm, Napa Bookmine, 964 Pearl St., Napa, CA. 

October 22, 2019: BOOK LAUNCH and Reading  for A Little More Red Sun on the Human: New and Selected Poems, 7 pm., City Lights Bookstore, San Francisco, CA. 

October 25, 2019: Reading with Brian Teare, So-and-So Books, 7 pm, Raleigh, North Carolina.

October 26, 2019: Reading with Brian Teare, New Dominion Bookstore, 7 pm, Charlottesville, VA.  

 October 27, 2019: Reading at University of Massachusetts, Jones Library, Amherst, MA, 3 pm.

 October 30, 2019: Reading at University of Richmond, Brown-Alley Room, Weinstein Hall, 7 pm, Richmond, VA. 

November 5, 2019: Reading at 100th Anniversary of Surrealism: Inside the Magnetic Fields. City Lights Bookstore, with Norma Cole, Michael Palmer, Alan Bernheimer, San Francisco, 7 pm.

November 7, 2019: Reading at Moe's Books, Berkeley, CA, with Maxine Chernoff, 7 pm.

November 12, 2019: Reading at Colorado State University, Eye-to-Eye Series, Fort Collins, CA, 7 pm.

November 14, 2019: Reading at University of Colorado, Boulder, Co, 7 pm. 

January 16, 2020, 4:30-6 pm,  Panel, 4:30 pm. Reading 7 pm: Dominican College,  MFA Program Writer in Residence.

February 14, 2020: California State University, San Bernadino, CA, with Brian Teare, 7 pm.

February 15,  2020:  Reading at Beyond Baroque, Los Angeles, CA with Brian Teare, 7 pm.

March 3, 2020: BOOK LAUNCH and Reading, Malvern Books, Austin, Texas, Book launch, 7 pm.

March 4-7, 2020: San Antonio, TX: Associated Writing Programs, Nightboat Books Events TBA.

March 27, 2020,  Reading, New York University, Lillian Vernon Writers’ House, 7 pm.

April 16, 2020: Reading, Booksmith, 1644 Haight St., San Francisco, with Aaron Shurin, 7 pm.

April 18, 2020: Los Angeles Times Book Fair Reading, TBA.

April 22, 2020,  Reading, Sacramento Poetry Festival, Sacramento State University, CA. 3 pm.

April 24, 2020, Sonoma Writers’ Festival, Sonoma State University, Green Music Center, The Prelude6 pm.


Upcoming Residences:

February 4-9, 2021. Vermont Arts Studio, Writer in Residence.



City Lights Bookstore, Lawrence Ferlinghetti 100th Birthday Celebration, March 24, 2019.

Sonoma Writers’ Festival, Sonoma State University, April 19-20, 2019.

 David Bromige Tribute, with Ron Silliman, Bob Perelman, and Cole Swensen, Sebastopol Center for the Arts August 17, 2019.

Library of Congress website: Reading Lorine Niedecker’s “from Tradition” for “Poetry of America” series for Poetry and Literature Center’s 80th year. Includes reading of my poem “The Long Marriage.” 2019.

 Moe’s Books, Berkeley, CA, July 2018.

 Poetics Research Bureau: with Martha Ronk, Los Angeles, March 20, 2018.

Sonoma Writers Festival, Sonoma State University, April 15, 2018.

Podcast:  “In the Next Next World,” Poetry Foundation, Poetry Now, Chicago, Spring 2018.  

 City Lights Bookstore, Dada’s World Fair, November 7, 2018, San Francisco.

 Moe’s Books, Berkeley, CA September 21, 2018.

 Poetry Society of America Award Ceremony for acceptance of  Shelley Memorial Award, March 29, 2017. The National Art Club, New York, March 2017.

 Sonoma State University, Poetry Reading in celebration of receiving Shelley Memorial Award, November 18, 2017.

 Bonnaparte Gallery, for Second Stutter, San Francisco, March 19, 2017.

 University Press Books, with Hoa Nguyen, Berkeley, March 30, 2017.

 New College, February 4, 2017, San Francisco.