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Friday, March 10, 2023, 10:35 – 11:50 am. AWP Conference 2023 Panel: “So You Want to Edit an Anthology? Editors on Pitch, Process, and Publication.” In person. More information
Thursday, March 9, 2023, 12:10 – 1:25 pm. AWP Conference 2023 Panel: “Defying Tradition in Lyric Flash Creative Nonfiction.” In person. More information
Monday, February 6, 2023, 5 – 6:30 pm. The Wet Hex poetry reading and conversation with Heid E. Erdrich and Douglas Kearney, “Burial Rituals of the Habitual Tomorrow.” University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. In person and virtual. More information
Thursday, February 2, 2023, 7 – 8:30 pm. The Wet Hex poetry reading at Content Bookstore, Northfield, MN. In person. More information
Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 6:30 pm. Conversation with Shannon Gibney for book launch of her new novel The Girl I Am, Was, and Never Will Be. Red Balloon Bookshop, St. Paul, MN. In person. More information
Where We Come From is listed in The best books to give kids this holiday season, from a bookseller and librarian, MPR News.
Where We Come From listed in “Best books to give for the holidays 2022” by Lisa Von Drasek. More info
September-November, Where We Come From art installation, Stars of the North Story Time Exhibit, MSP Terminal 1, Concourse C, near Gate C18. Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport, Minneapolis, MN. In-person. More info
Saturday, December 3, 8am – 4pm. Vendor as Tyger Tyger studio. Summit Avenue Artisan Festival, St. Paul, MN. In-person.
Friday, December 2, 7 pm CST. Where We Come From reading and conversation. Bockley Gallery, Minneapolis MN. Free and open to the public. More info
Thursday, December 1, 3:30 – 5 pm CST. IAS Thursdays: The Politics of Futurity. Online. Registration requested
“The Limit Does Not Exist” with Betsy Aoki, Zeina Hashem Beck, Sun Yung Shin & Yanyi. Miami Book Fair. Sunday, November 20 @ 3:30 pm. More info
October 29, 2 pm, Where We Come From reading, Wild Rumpus Books for Young Readers, Minneapolis, MN. In-person. More info
October 22, 8 am – 5 pm CST. Where We Come From on display, Story Stroll, Midtown Farmers Market, Minneapolis, MN. In-person. More info
October 15, 10:30 am, Where We Come From co-authors, Twin Cities Book Festival, St. Paul, MN. In-person. More info
October 14, 12:30 pm, author conversations, The Moveable Feast, Heartland Fall Forum, St. Louis, MO. In-person. More info
October 8, evening time tbd, Where We Come From book launch, Moon Palace Books, Minneapolis, Minnesota. In-person, masked. More info
October 6, 7 pm, poetry reading, Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality, St. Paul, Minnesota. In-person. More info
September 25, 4 pm, poetry reading, River’s Edge, Minneapolis, In-person. RSVP for address: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 17, 1:45 pm, Where We Come From, Children’s Literature Book Festival, Anderson Center, Red Wing, Minnesota. In-person. More info
September 13, 12 pm, A Good Time for the Truth book discussion, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, (staff-only event). Virtual.
Reading from We Are Meant to Rise: Voices for Justice from Minneapolis to the World. Tuesday, August 30, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM (CST). Online. Free registration at Eventbrite
See where to read The Wet Hex in “Twin Cities Reading Benches, Ranked (Plus suggested reading by a local author at each seat)” at RacketMN.com
6/21/22, 5 pm — Loft Leadership Gathering Circle, Minneapolis, private event
6/13/22 — Many Faces of White Bear Lake area, WWHF reading, with Senah and Roy. 6:30-7 pm: Book signing, 7-8 pm: Author discussion, 8 – 8:30: Questions of Authors. Mahtomedi High School Chautauqua Fine Arts Center, FREE with a suggested $10 donation. Books will be able for purchase.
5/19/22, 5:30 pm — Carleton College, Benedict Distinguished Lecturer Talk, Northfield, private event
4/25, Mon — Minnesota Humanities Center, “Reflection and Renewal through Poetry,” WWHF Storytelling Circle, 6 pm, VIRTUAL (Sun Yung Shin appearing via prerecorded segment)
4/24, Sun — The Long Devotion, Mercy Street. 6 pm, VIRTUAL. Details TBA.
4/12, Tues — Minnesota Voices Book Club: What We Hunger For, Stearns County History Center, 6:30 pm, VIRTUAL
4/9, Sat — Moderating Middle Grade & YA novelists panel for the Adoptee Literary Festival, with authors Mariama J. Lockington, Kosoko Jackson, Meredith Ireland, VIRTUAL & free!
4/6, Wed — Facebook live, “We Are Meant to Rise” reading and panel discussion, with More than a Single Story, Hamline U, Carolyn Holbrook, Erin Sharkey, Kevin Yang. 7 pm, VIRTUAL.