Events

 
 

August 13-24, 2019. Ripton, VT. Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference

August 25, 2019. New Bedford, MA. Hollihock Writers Conference

August 30-September 1, 2019. Washington, DC. National Book Festival

September 14, 2019. Berlin, Germany. Berlin International Festival of Literature

September 15, 2019. Hamburg, Germany. Harbour Front Festival of Literature

September 16, 2019. Cologne, Germany. House of Literature

September 17, 2019. Munich, Germany. Lehmkuhl

September 18, 2019. Zurich, Switzerland. House of Literature

October 4-6, 2019. Harrisburg, PA. Harrisburg Book Festival

October 10, 2019. Fairfax, VA. George Mason University

October 10-12, 2019. Fairfax, VA. Fall for the Book Festival

November 7, 2019. Bloomington, IN. Indiana University Bloomington

November 21, 2019. Sacramento, CA. Capital Radio Reads

February 27-29, 2019. Manhattan, KS. Kansas State University

April 9, 2020. Salem, OR. Willamette University

June 24-28, 2020. Middletown, CT. Granta & Wesleyan Writers Conference

PAST EVENTS

August 11, 2019. 3:00 PM. Los Angeles, CA. Smart Summer Reads

August 8, 2019. 7:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. Books Inc., Opera Plaza (with Rachel Khong)

August 4, 2019. 6:00 PM. Pittsburgh, PA. City of Asylum (with Anjali Sachdeva)

August 3, 2019, 6:00 PM. Harrisburg, PA. Midtown Scholar Bookstore (with Jessamine Chan)

August 2, 2019, 12:30 PM. New York, NY. New York Times, “Times Reads”

August 1, 2019, 7:00 PM. New York, NY. Book Culture, Columbus (with Mira Jacob)

July 31, 2019, 6:30 PM. Chicago, IL. American Writers Museum (with Nami Mun)

July 30, 2019, 7:00 PM. Corte Madera, CA. Book Passage (with C Pam Zhang)

July 6-14, 2019. Reed, OR. Tin House Summer Workshop

June 17, 2019. Los Angeles, CA. Antioch University

May 12-17, 2019. Big Sur, CA. Lit Camp

May 4, 2019. Berkeley, CA. Bay Area Book Festival, “Critic’s Choice: Three Young 21st Century Writers Rocking the Literary World” (with Jamel Brinkley & Namwali Serpell, moderated by Jane Ciabattari)

May 4, 2019. Berkeley, CA. Bay Area Book Festival, “A Celebration of the Paris Review” (with Franny Choi, Kiese Laymon, & Emily Nemens, moderated by Christian Kiefer)

May 1, 2019, 7:00 PM. Corte Madera, CA. Book Passage (with Miriam Toews, to discuss Women Talking)

April 27, 2019, 6:00 PM. Walnut Creek, CA. Walnut Creek Authors Gala

April 2, 2019, 6:00 PM. Iowa City, IA. Mission Creek Festival, Prairie Lights Bookstore

March 29, 2019, 7:00 PM. Portland, OR. Celebrating 10 years of Electric Literature and The Rumpus (with Kaveh Akbar, Marie-Helene Bertino, Ryan Chapman, Bonnie Chau, & Talin Tahajian)

March 28, 2019, 3:00 PM. Portland, OR. Association of Writers & Writing Programs (with Mark Neely, Bich Minh Nguyen, Nick White, & Marcus Wicker)

March 22, 2019, 7:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. Kearny Street Workshop (with Lee Herrick)

March 20, 2019, 7:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. The Poetry Center, San Francisco State University (with Nona Caspers & Carolina de Robertis)

March 8, 2019, 6:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. San Francisco Library Laureates Gala

March 7, 2019, 7:00 PM. San Jose, CA. Center for Literary Arts, San Jose State University (with Kirstin Chen & Vanessa Hua)

March 1-3, 2019. Tucson, AZ. Tucson Festival of Books

February 15-17, 2019. Savannah, GA. Savannah Book Festival

February 13, 2019, 6:00-9:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. 826 Valencia (with Dave Eggers, Andrew Sean Greer, Juliana Delgado Lepora, & Dashka Slater)

February 10, 2019, 6:00 PM. Corte Madera, CA. Book Passage (with Brian Copeland, Julie Lythcott-Haims, & Ingrid Rojas Contreras)

February 6, 2019, 7:30 PM. San Francisco, CA. Green Apple Books on the Park (with Esmé Weijun Wang, to discuss The Collected Schizophrenias)

February 5, 2019. Indianapolis, IN. Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (with Laura van den Berg)

February 4, 2019, 6:00 PM. Chicago, IL. University of Chicago

February 1, 2019. Denver, CO. Denver Eclectics

January 25, 2019, 7:00 PM. Oakland, CA. Cafe Society (with Margaret Wilkerson Sexton)

January 17, 2019. Seaside, OR. Pacific University

December 14, 2018, 7:00 PM. Oakland, CA. The Eastbay Reading Extravaganza, Octopus Literary Salon (with Natalie Baszile & Vanessa Hua)

December 8, 2018, 7:30 PM. Davis, CA. Stories on Stage (with Colin Winnette)

December 7, 2018, 7:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. The Ruby Joint Book-Release Party

December 5, 2018, 7:30 PM. San Francisco, CA. Green Apple Books on the Park (with Joshua Rivkin, to discuss Chalk)

November 26, 2018. Orlando, FL. University of Central Florida

November 20, 2018. Tempe, AZ. Arizona State University

November 19, 2018, 6:00 PM. Phoenix, AZ. Changing Hands Bookstore

November 19, 2018. Phoenix, AZ. Phoenix City College

November 16-18, 2018. Miami, FL. Miami Book Fair, “New Fiction” (with Jamie Quatro)

November 14, 2018, 4:30 PM. Gambier, OH. Kenyon College

November 13, 2018, 7:00 PM. Cleveland, OH. Brews & Prose (with Huda Al-Marashi)

November 10, 2018, 6:00 PM. Seattle, WA. Third Place Books, Lake Forest Park (with Danya Kukafka)

November 9, 2018, 7:30 PM. Seattle, WA. Hugo House Literary Series (with Shelby Earl, Kim Fu, & Lauren Groff)

November 8, 2018, 7:00 PM. Sausalito, CA. Why There Are Words

November 5, 2018, 4:00 PM. Clinton, NY. Hamilton College

October 30, 2018. New York, NY. Words Without Borders Gala, Globe Trot

October 28, 2018, 2:30 PM. Austin, TX. Texas Book Festival, “Believe Me” (with Sofia Sokolove & John Wray)

October 27, 2018, 10:30 AM. Austin, TX. Texas Book Festival, “Meet the Indie Next Authors” (with Nicole Chung, Hannah Oliver Depp, & Tommy Orange)

October 23, 2018, 6:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. The Ruby Book Club

October 20, 2018, 8:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. Lit Crawl (with The Rumpus)

October 17, 2018, 7:30 PM. Portland, OR. Powell's City of Books (with Elena Passarello)

October 16, 2018, 5:00 PM. McMinnville, OR. Linfield College

October 10, 2018, 6:30 PM. New York, NY. The New School (with Luis Jaramillo)

October 8, 2018, 8:00 PM. Brooklyn, NY. Franklin Park Reading Series (with Samantha Hunt, Ben Marcus, Bram Presser, Dan Sheehan, & Amanda Stern)

September 26, 2018. 8:00 PM. Oakland, CA. Mills College

September 25, 2018, 4:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. California College of the Arts

September 25, 2018, 11:30 AM. Orinda, CA. Orinda Books

September 20, 2018, 7:30 PM. San Francisco, CA. Booksmith, The Bindery (with Anisse Gross, Rachel Khong, Lydia Kiesling, Caille Millner, & Colin Winnette)

September 17, 2018, 7:00 PM. Las Vegas, NV. Writer's Block, The Believer & Black Mountain Institute (with Derek Palacio)

September 16, 2018, 5:00 PM. Brooklyn, NY. Brooklyn Book Festival, “Constructing the Self” (with Hermione Hoby, Tim Manley, & Rahna Reiko Rizzuto)

September 16, 2018, 11:00 AM. Brooklyn, NY. Brooklyn Book Festival, “The Feminist Future of Fiction, Presented by Books Are Magic” (with Alexia Arthurs, Lydia Kiesling, & Emma Straub)

September 14, 2018, 7:00 PM. Washington, DC. Politics and Prose, Union Market (with Nicole Chung)

September 13, 2018, 6:00 PM. Washington, DC. Library of Congress, Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, Kundiman (with Hieu Minh Nguyen & Gowri Koneswaran)

September 11, 2018, 7:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. City Lights (with Oscar Villalon)

September 8, 2018, 7:30 PM. San Francisco, CA. Writers With Drinks (with Courtenay Harmeister, Maria Dahvana Headley, Barbara Jane Reyes, & Jane Smiley)

September 5, 2018, 7:00 PM. Chicago, IL. Women & Children First (with Rebecca Makkai)

September 4, 2018, 6:30 PM. Chicago, IL. StoryStudio

August 30, 2018, 6:30 PM. San Francisco, CA. The Ruby (roundtable discussion with Vanessa Hua, Lydia Kiesling, Crystal Hana Kim, Lillian Li, & Ingrid Rojas Contreras)

August 29, 2018, 6:00 PM. San Francisco, CA. Book Passage (with Vanessa Hua, Crystal Hana Kim, Lillian Li, & Ingrid Rojas Contreras)

August 28, 2018, 7:00 PM. Burlingame, CA. Books Inc. (Short Fiction Book Club)

August 13, 2018, 7:00 PM. Oakland, CA. East Bay Booksellers (with Nayomi Munaweera)

August 11, 2018, 2:00 PM. Denver, CO. Tattered Cover Book Store, Historic LoDo (with Vauhini Vara)

August 9, 2018, 7:00 PM. Cambridge, MA. Porter Square Books (with Garnette Cadogan)

August 8, 2018, 7:00 PM. New York, NY. Asian American Writers’ Workshop (with Alexander Chee)

August 7, 2018, 7:30 PM. Brooklyn, NY. Books Are Magic (with Alice Sola Kim)

August 3, 2018, 7:30 PM. La Jolla, CA. Warwick’s (with Lizz Huerta)

August 2, 2018, 7:30 PM. Los Angeles, CA. Skylight Books (with Jade Chang)

July 31, 2018, 7:30 PM. San Francisco, CA. Green Apple Books on the Park (with Esmé Weijun Wang)