Events






Coming your way this fall to support The Underground Railroad. More details to come.



September 9-10: Bookmarks Festival, Winston-Salem NC

September 13: Chicago, IL

September 14: St. Louis, MO

September 15: San Francisco, CA

September 16: Los Angeles, CA

September 17: Seattle, WA

September 19: Dallas, TX

September 20: Nashville, TN

September 21: Atlanta, GA

September 22: Durham, NC

September 23-24: National Book Festival, Washington DC

September 26: Brooklyn, NY

September 27: Philadelphia, PA

September 28: Baltimore, MD

September 29: Washington DC


October 1: Morristown Book Festival, NJ

October 14-15: Boston Book Festival

October 16: Concord, NH

October 20-21: Vancouver, Canada

October 24: Pittsburgh, PA

October 26: Manhattan, NY


November 2, Iowa City, IA

November 3, Minneapolis, MN

November 4-5: Portland, OR

November 7, Toronto, Canada

November 13-17: United Kingdom

November 18-19: Miami Book Fair


December 4: Lower Merien, PA

December 5: Louisville, KY





2009


Tuesday, March 3



CLEVELAND, OH


Playhouse Theater, with Jonathan Lethem & Myla Goldberg


Wednesday March 11



NEW YORK, NY


John Wesley Harding’s Cabinet of Wonders: Eugene Mirman, Colum McCann, Josh Ritter, Roseanne Cash & Errloyn Wallen


Le Poisson Rouge


Wednesday, April 1



NEW YORK, NY


Happy Ending Reading Series


Joe’s Pub


Wednesday April 29



NEW YORK, NY


B&N Tribeca


97 Warren St.


Thursday, April 30



BROOKLYN, NY


Literary Arts Festival at City Tech


Klitgourd Auditorium                                                      


Friday, May 1



DALLAS, TX


Dallas Museum of Art, with Sherman Alexie


Monday, May 4 



BROOKLYN, NY


Book Court


Tuesday, May 5



PHILADELPHIA, PA 


Free Library of Philadelphia


Wednesday, May 6 



PROVIDENCE, RI


Brown University Bookstore


Thursday, May 7



BOSTON, MA


Porter Square Books


Wednesday, May 13



WASHINGTON, DC


Politics & Prose


Thursday, May 14



ST LOUIS, MO


Great Rivers Reading Series


Central Library, 1301 Olive St.


Friday, May 15



ANN ARBOR, MI


Ann Arbor Book Festival


“Lecture”


Saturday, May 16



Ann Arbor Book Festival


Author Breakfast


Panel


Monday, May 18



“BAY AREA”


Bookshop Santa Cruz


Tuesday, May 19



Berkeley Arts & Letters


The Berkeley Public Library, 2090 Kittredge


Wednesday, May 20



LOS ANGELES, CA


LA Public Library - ALOUD Reading Series


Thursday, May 21



IRVINE, CA


UC Irvine’s Black Writers Series


Humanities Instructional Building 135


Tuesday, May 26



NEW YORK, NY


McNally Jackson Bookstore


52 Prince St.


Friday, June 5



BROOKLYN, NY


Benefit for PS 11


Fort Greene


Saturday, July 11



SAG HARBOR


Canio’s Books


29 Main St.


Saturday, August 8



SAG HARBOR, NY


Diaspora Books Signing

                 

Azurest Beach                                      


Sunday, September 13



BROOKLYN, NY


Brooklyn Book Festival


Friday, October 16



New Yorker Festival




And also in the fall of ’09: The National Book Festival; the University of Richmond; The Austin Book Festival; The Harbourfront Festival of Authors; the Savannah College of Art & Design; and the Belles Etrangeres Festival in France.

All were quite nice.  





2010



Wednesday February 10


New York City


Harper’s Reading Series with Heidi Julavits & Sam Lipsyte


Housing Works Bookstore


Tuesday February 23


New York City


“Craftwork” Talk 


The Center for Fiction


Saturday March 27


New York City


National Black Writers Conference


Medgar Evers College


Saturday April 3


Iowa City


Mission Creek Festival


Saturday April 24


Los Angeles


Los Angeles Book Fair


Saturday May 1


Toronto


Globe and Mail Open House Festival


And also in 2010, the stuff I did not put here, but which was all great: The Calabash Book


Festival in Jamaica; a paperback tour in Seattle, Los Angeles, Boston, Sag Harbor; The


Conversation, in Capri, Italy; the Southampton Writers Conference; Minnesota Public Library:


Kalamazoo College; the Detroit Public Library; The Cabinet of Wonders again; University of


South Carolina; and Whitman College.





2011


January 30

Aspen

Cabinet of Wonders: Wesley Stace, Eugene Mirman, Paul Muldoon, Evan Dando, Juliana Hatfield


February 4

Washington DC

NBCC Reading at AWP: Edward P. Jones, Chimamanda Adichie, Jayne Anne Phillips, Elizabeth Strout

February 14

Brooklyn

Franklin Park Reading Series


March 3

Manhattan

NYU Reading Series: Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House


March

German Publication of Sag Harbor

March 14: Berlin

March 15: Frankfurt

March 16: Heidelburg

March 17: Cologne

March 19: Leipzig Book Fair


March 24

Dickinson College


April 14

Long Island

Long Island Reads: Rogers Memorial & Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Libraries


May 24

New York City

Book Expo America

2:30 Random House Booth: ZONE ONE galley signing

3:30 7 x 20 x 21


June 25

Lisbon

Festival of Silence


July 29

Bridgehampton

Fridays at Five


August 13

East Hampton

Author’s Night


August 22

Laramie

University of Wyoming


September 15

Hamilton, NY

Colgate University


September 18

Brooklyn

Brooklyn Book Festival


September 30

New York

New Yorker Festival: “Alternative Realities,” with Karen Russell & Gary Shteyngart


October 19

Brooklyn

Greenlight Books: Book Launch


October 20

Manhattan

McNally Jackson


October 21 & 22

Toronto

Harbourfront Festival


October 23

Austin

Texas Book Festival


October 24

Portland

Powell’s


October 25

San Francisco

City Arts & Lectures


October 26

Los Angeles

LA Public Library


October 27

Seattle

Third Place Books


October 28

Iowa City

Prairie Lights


October 31

Philadelphia

Philadelphia Free Library: Halloween. Screening ‘Night of the Living Dead.’


November 1

Albany

New York State Writers Institute


November 2

Minneapolis

Talking Volumes


November 3

Boston

Porter Square Books


November 4

Portsmouth

River Run Books


November 5

Washington DC

Politics & Prose


November 13

Houston

Houston Chronicle Book & Author Dinner


November 14

Brooklyn

Franklin Park Reading Series: Electric Literature, with Steve Edwards, Matt Sumell, Ben Greenman, Jim Shepard


November 19th & 20th

Miami Book Fair


November 30

Brooklyn

St. Joseph’s College


December 13

Princeton

Labyrinth Books



2012


Jan 5-6

Key West, FL

Key West Literary Festival


Feb 4

Brooklyn

Brooklyn Public Library


Feb 6

New Haven

Yale University


March 5

Claremont, CA

Pomona College


March 25

NYC

Mixer Reading Series: 5th Anniversary with Richard Hell, Elissa Schappell, Tiphanie Yanique


April 13

Spokane, WA

Get Lit! Literary Festival: with Jess Walter


April 19

Cincinnati

University of Cincinnati


April 28

NYC

Cabinet of Wonders: with Eugene Mirman, Rick Moody, A.C. Newman, Megan Reilly


June 9

NYC

Hunter College Writers Conference


June 27

Paris

Granta “End of the World” Panel with Darin Strauss, Dinaw Mengestu, Chris Adrian



July 10

Brooklyn

Book Court


July 16

San Francisco

Books Inc


July 17

Seattle

Elliott Bay


July 18

Chicago

Harold Washington Library


July 19

Cambridge

Harvard Bookstore


July 26

NYC

The Strand


Sept 10

Brooklyn

Rumpus Loves NY with: Sam Lipsyte, Amber Tamblyn, Andrew McCarthy, Nick Flynn & more


Sept 22

DC

National Book Festival


Sept 23

Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bookfest


Oct 5-6

Bali

Ubud Writers and Readers Festival


Nov 14

Sante Fe

An Evening with Kevin Young




2013


Jan 31

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor


Feb 6

Eat, Drink & Be Literary, with host Deborah Treisman

Brooklyn Academy of Music


Feb 21

Georgia State

Atlanta


Feb 28

John Dos Passes Prize Ceremony

Longwood University

Farmville, VA


March 11

Brickell Literary Society

Miami


April 10

Tuskegee University

Tuskegee, AL


April 26

12th St. Magazine Reading, with Luis Jaramillo and Catherine Barnet

Union Square, NYC


June 29

Marfa Book Store

Marfa, TX


Nov 18

National Book Award’s 5 Under 35 Party

Powerhouse Books

Dumbo, Brooklyn



2014


February 21

University of Louisville

Louisville, KY



March 13

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO



March 21

LitCologne

Cologne, Germany



March 27

Bates College

Lewiston, ME



April 3

University of North Dakota Writers Conference

Grand Forks, ND



April 10

University of Colorado, Boulder

Boulder, CO



April 24

Humboldt University

Berlin, Germany



April 27

German American Institute

Heidelberg, Germany



April 28

German American Institute

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany



April 29

Amerikahaus

Munich, Germany



May 6

Greenlight Books at St. Joseph’s College

Brooklyn NY



May 8

Brown University Bookstore

Providence, RI



May 12

University Books

Seattle, WA



May 13

LA Public Library

Los Angeles, CA



May 15

Green Apple Books

San Francisco, CA



May 16

Book Passage

San Francisco, CA



May 19

Harvard Book Store

Cambridge, MA



May 20

Philadelphia Free Library

Philadelphia, PA



May 21

Prairie Lights

Iowa City, IA



May 27

Brazos Books

Houston, TX



May 28

Book People

Austin, TX



June 6

Left Bank Books

St. Louis, MO



June 7-8

Printer’s Row Book Festival

Chicago, IL



September 21

Brooklyn Book Festival

Brooklyn, NY