Sunday, August 13th
DJing and running sound for a picnic for New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia. Check out their rad work.
Tuesday, September 12th, 6-9pm
Organizing and hosting the Philadelphia Premier of A Late Style of Fire, the Larry Levis documentary, followed by a panel discussion on race, class and literary communities. This event will be held in the Bonnell Auditorium at Community College of Philadelphia and is part of Philalalia.
Thursday, Sept. 21st
I was a featured reader at the State Street Reading Series in Media, PA
Wednesday, Sept. 27th
I read a commissioned poem at Shakespeare Park as part of the city-wide art exhibition and event series Monument Lab.
Then, I ran over to Eastern State to speak at an event for Larry Krasner for DA.
Friday, September 29th, 5-9pm
DJing at "Word Up!" evening event at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, followed by a reading by Philadelphia's Poet Laureate Yolanda Wisher.
Attending and presenting at the Thinking Its Presence Conference in Tucson, Arizona.
Saturday, October 28th, 3pm
Featured reading and publishing talk at Taller Puertorriqueno.
Tuesday, November 7th
DJed for the election night party for Krasner 4 DA
November 17th- 20th
Thread Makes Blanket was at the Chicago Art Book Fair and I did a reading at Seminary Coop Bookstore with Damon Lock and Anna Martine Whitehead
Thursday, November 30th
I read with Carmen Maria Machado, Emma Eisenberg and Dave K at the Tire Fire series at Tattooed Moms
Friday, December 1st
I was honored to introduce Cynthia Dewi Oka at her book launch event for her second book, Salvage, at Asian Arts Initiative.
Thursday, December 14th
I was so jazzed to read with Alina Pleskova, Stephanie Kaylor, Raquel Salas Rivera, and Raena Shirali for a reading at Tattooed Moms