WORDS Lit­er­ary Fes­ti­val, Uni­ver­sity of West­ern Ontario, Lon­don Ontario, Novem­ber 6–8




Women of Let­ters, with Siri Hustvedt, Sasheer Zamata, Lorri Davis, Jes­sica Delfino, and Ruby Wax, Joe’s Pub, Novem­ber 6, 7 pm

Goucher Col­lege Sum­mer Res­i­dency MFA, guest lec­turer, August 6

McNally Jack­son (Soho), in con­ver­sa­tion with Leslie Jami­son, April 16, 7 pm

Emerg­ing Writ­ers Fes­ti­val, Uni­ver­sity of San Fran­cisco, April 8–9




Hul­la­bal­loo Books, read­ing with Elissa Bassist, Decem­ber 3, 7 pm

Pete’s Candy Store, read­ing with Saïd Sayrafiezadeh, Octo­ber 10, 7pm

Big Umbrella at 2A, read­ing with Choire Sicha and Leslie Jami­son, August 13, 7pm

Park Slope Com­mu­nity Book­store Vol­ume 1 read­ing with Alexan­der Chee, Michael Rob­bins, Jacob Sil­ver­man and Porochista Khakpour, June 23, 5 pm.

Hous­ing Works Panel, Women in Crit­i­cism, May 5, 7 pm.

Large­hearted Lit at WORD book­store, March 26, 7 pm.

Pow­er­house Arena read­ing with James Las­dun, Feb­ru­ary 27, 7 pm.




True Story: Non-Fiction @ KGB bar in Man­hat­tan, with Megan Hustad. February 28th, 7 pm. 

Lit­Crawl NYC, Sep­tem­ber 15th, with John Wray and Sam Lip­syte. Fontana’s, 8 pm.