October 17-20, 2018: ASAP/10 conference, New Orleans, “Global Souths Slantwise,” panel reading and discussion with Rosa Alcalá, Susan Briante, Mauricio Kilwein Guevara, Farid Matuk, and Rodrigo Toscano. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, at 1PM
November 6, 2018: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Visiting Writers Series. Public Lecture at 2pm and Evening Reading at Woodland Pattern.
May 16-20: URBILLY reading at the Bridgewater International Poetry Festival, Bridgewater College, VA
April 16, 2018: Open Book, Public Lecture on Juan Felipe Herrera’s NOTES ON THE ASSEMBLAGE, University of South Carolina, 6PM, Herrera visit on April 18, 6PM.
Check out the Free Times preview of the Herrera reading. And check out this Herrera poem, from his brilliant book Lotería Cards and Fortune Poems, which I chose for National Poetry Month for the Jasper Project in Columbia.
March 24, 2018: URBILLY reading at A Gathering of Poets, 10:30AM, Winston-Salem, NC
March 8-10, 2018: AWP, Tampa, FL, URBILLY book signing at 3PM
March 3, 2018: URBILLY reading at Deckle Edge Literary Festival, Columbia, SC
February 15-18, 2018: 1968 in Global Perspectives conference, University of South Carolina
February 4, 2018: URBILLY reading at Malaprop’s, Asheville, NC