April 21-22, ChiTeen Lit Fest
Harold Washington Library, Chicago

May 21, 2nd Story
6pm at Found, Evanston

May 27, The Paper Machete
3pm at The Green Mill, Chicago

June 10-11, Printer's Row Lit Fest
I'm in conversation with Thrity Umrigar about her incredible new novel, Everybody’s Son, at 11:15am on the 10th at Jones College Prep, 4th Floor in 4004. But check out the whole schedule! Printer's Row is amazing and free and open to the public~

June 11, 3 Minute Stories, Chicago vs. New York City
11am at Chicago Athletic Association Hotel

July 28, 20X2
7pm The Virgin Hotel, Chicago

August 1, The Wrong Way to Save Your Life release party
7pm at The Uptown Underground with Women & Children First, Chicago

August 17-19, Northwestern Summer Writers' Conference
I'm giving a reading the evening of the 17th, and on a keynote panel with Lindsay Hunter, Parneshia Jones, Fawzia Mirza, and Ines Belina at noon on the 18th.

August 20, 2nd Story
Ada Street, Chicago

September 14, Red Ink
Powerhouse Arena, NYC

November 2-5, Sanibel Island Writers Conference
Sanibel Island, Florida


Here are some places I've been in the past, in case you're wondering if I was that girl you saw that one time.