Upcoming Readings & Appearances
2.13.19 | Holloway Poetry Series, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
2.23.19 | Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture After 1900, University of Louisville
3.2.19 | Poetry Juice Reading Series, Manny’s, San Francisco, CA
3.29.19 | Base Camp Brewing Co, AWP, Portland, OR
3.30.19 | Poetry of Science Reading, Crush Bar, AWP, Portland, OR
5.17.19 | Berkeley Poetry Review, Issue 49 Release, Moe’s Books, Berkeley, CA (date tentative)
5.31-6.6.19 | Bread Loaf Environmental Writers’ Conference, Middlebury, VT
6.7.19 | Ruth Stone House, Goshen, VT
6.15.19 | The Milk Hours Release Party, Butchertown Social, Louisville, KY
6.30.19 | Midwestern Press, Cincinnati, OH
7.11.19 | Carmichael’s Bookstore, Louisville, KY
8.4.19 | Bridge Street Books, Washington, DC
9.7.19 | Skylight Books, Los Angeles, CA
9.24.19 | Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
9.26.19 | Blue Stoop, Penn Book Center, Philadelphia, PA
10.15.19 | KGB Bar, New York, NY
Now booking for summer and fall 2019. Check back soon for more updates!
“Made Future: William Blake’s Political Ecology” | Exhaustion: Tired Bodies, Tired Worlds. University of Chicago. November 15, 2018.
“Blake’s Debt: Artisanship and the Future of Labor” | Debt in History. University of Toronto-Scarborough. May 19, 2018.
“Ecology and the Tyrannies of Form: John Clare’s Melancholic Enclosures” | Victorian Preserves. NAVSA. Banff, Alberta. November 18, 2017.
“Pastoral Futurism: William Blake’s Millenarian Making” | Posthuman Materialisms: Knowledge, Economy, Ecology. Georgetown University. April 8, 2017.
“Poetry of Surveillance in the Middle Eastern Diaspora: Philip Metres’ Sand Opera and Solmaz Sharif’s Look” | American Literature in the World. Yale University. April 6-7, 2017.
“Walcott’s Sea: Memory, History, and the Dimensions of a New World Aesthetic” | Inter/Connections: Examinations of Diaspora through Contemporary Perspectives. Howard University. April 1, 2016.
“Transcendent Realities: Shelley’s ‘Mont Blanc’” | Normalcy and Its Discontents: Transgressions, Disruptions, Eruptions. Georgetown University. February 20, 2016.
“Metaphoricity and the Genealogies of Trace: Hybridity as Historical Intertext” | Border Crossings Symposium. George Washington University. February 12, 2016.
“Authorial Bricolage: Poetry of Mediation in the Age of Surveillance” | Words Unofficial: Gossip, Circulation, Mediation. University of Chicago. November 20, 2015.
Sunday Kind of Love, Busboys and Poets, Washington, DC, February 2018
Best American Poetry Launch, The New School, New York, NY, September 2017
The Black Squirrel, Washington, DC, May 2016
Ledge Mule Press Reading Series, I Fell Gallery, Bloomington, IN, June 2015
Columbia Faculty Selects Reading Series, KGB Bar, New York, NY, May 2015
Chthonic NYC Release, 61 Local, Brooklyn, NY, May 2015
Chthonic Louisville Release, Decca, Louisville, KY, May 2015
CutBank AWP Reading, AWP Conference, Minneapolis, MN, April 2015
Portland Poetry Series, McQuixote Books, Louisville, KY, April 2015
InKY Reading Series (featured reader), The Bard’s Town, Louisville, KY, March 2015
Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900, University of Louisville, February 2015
Double Vision Show Reading, PYRO Gallery, Louisville, KY, February 2015
Green Fuse Press Release Reading, Decca, Louisville, KY, October 2014
Best New Poets 2013 Launch, Subterranean Books, St. Louis, MO, December 2013
Hayden’s Ferry Review Issue Release, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (Online), December 2013
InKY Reading Series (special guest), The Bard’s Town, Louisville, KY, September 2013
Shine Wellness Center, Louisville, KY, May 2013
Holler Poets Series, Al’s Bar, Lexington, KY, January 2013
Subterranean Phrases, Decca, Louisville, KY, January 2013
Stone Soup Reading Series, The Bard’s Town, Louisville, KY, September 2012
Blue Angel Reading Series, Blue Angel Wines, Brooklyn, NY, January 2012
Columbia Writer-Translator Series, The Underground Lounge, New York, NY, April 2011
Two Nights of Poetry and Prose, Brooklyn Lyceum, Brooklyn, NY, March 2011
Gallery Reading Series, Columbia University, New York, NY, January 2011
Cornelia Street Café Reading Series, New York, NY, January 2010
Earshot NYC Reading Series, Brooklyn, NY, January 2010