October 2, 2014
Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt University
Gertrude and Harold Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series

October  17-18
Auburn, AL
Auburn Writers Conference

Past Readings

October 10, 2013
Statesboro, GA
Georgia Southern University (reading with Brock Clarke)
7:00 PM

September 28, 2013
Murfreesboro, TN
Middle Tennessee Writers’ Conference

March 28, 2013
Columbus, GA
Southern Literary Festival at Columbus State University
(Reading with Madge McKeithen)
Studio Theatre of the Riverside Theatre Complex

February 19, 2013
Nashville, TN
East Side Storytellin’
(Reading with Amanda Shires)
Rumours East
7:00 PM

November 28, 2012
Sewanee, TN
Friends of the Library Event
Convocation Hall
4:00 PM

October 13, 2012
Gainesville, FL
2012 Florida Writers’ Festival
8PM (Reading with Karen Solie)

May 24, 2012
Iowa City, IA
Prairie Lights Books

May 23, 2012
Denver, CO
Tattered Cover Book Store
7:30 PM

May 22, 2012
Austin, TX
BookPeople
7 PM

May 18, 2012
Seattle, OR
University Bookstore
7 PM

May 17, 2012
Portland, OR
Powell’s Bookstore
7:30 PM

May 16, 2012
Los Angeles, CA
Book Soup
7 PM

May 15, 2012
Pasadena, CA
Vroman’s Bookstore
7 PM

May 14, 2012
Corte Madera, CA
Book Passage
7 PM

April 25, 2012
Nashville, TN
Parnassus Books
6:30 PM

April 18, 2012
Decatur, GA
Dekalb County Public Library
7:15 PM

January 19, 2012
Evansville, IN
Ropewalk Reading Series
University of Southern Indiana
5 PM

October 29, 2011
Chattanooga, TN
Meacham Writers’ Workshop
Chattanooga Theatre Center (Reading with Sybil Baker, Gaylord Brewer, and Charles Fort)
2 PM

October 16, 2011
Southern Festival of Books
12:00 PM
House Chambers

October, 14, 2011
Louisville, KY
InKY Reading Series (Writer’s Block Festival Kick Off Event)
8:00 PM
Reading with Catherine Bowman

October 11, 2011
Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University
7:30 PM

September 26, 2011
Charlottesville, VA
University of Virigina (UVA Bookstore)
8:00 PM

September 19, 2011
New York, NY
Barnes & Noble, Tribeca
6:00 PM

September 18, 2011
Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn Book Festival
11:00 AM
St. Francis Screening Room
Subverting Normality (with Jessica Hagedorn & Arthur Phillips) Reading and Q&A

August 27, 2011
Asheville, NC
Malaprop’s Bookstore
7PM

August 25, 2011
Raleigh, NC
Quail Ridge Books
7:30 PM

August 24, 2011
Charlotte, NC
Park Road Books

August 23, 2011
Miami, FL
Books & Books

August 22, 2011
Cambridge, MA
Harvard Book Store
7PM

August 20, 2011
South Hadley, MA
Odyssey Bookshop

August 18, 2011
Jackson, MS
Lemuria Books
5:30PM

August 17, 2011
Greenwood, MS
Turnrow Book Company
5:30PM

August 16, 2011
Oxford, MS
Square Books
5PM

August 15, 2011
Memphis, TN
The Booksellers

August 11, 2011
Birmingham, AL
Alabama Booksmith
4PM

August 10, 2011
Atlanta, GA
Barnes & Noble (Buckhead)
7PM

August 9, 2011
Chattanooga, TN
Barnes & Noble (Hamilton Place)
7PM

May 4, 2011
Davis, CA
UC Davis
126 Voorhies
7 PM

April 22, 2011
New York, NY
Emerging Writers Reading Series
KGB Bar
7:00 PM
Reading with students from the NYU Graduate Creative Writing Program

April, 7, 2011
Clemson, SC
Clemson Literary Festival
Friar’s Tavern
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Reading with Rhett Iseman Trull, Kevin Gonzalez, and John McNally

April 4, 2011
Mahwah, NJ
Ramapo College of New Jersey Visiting Writers Series
1:00 PM
Reading with Kevin Craft

February 14, 2011
Knoxville, TN
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
John C. Hodges Distinguished Creative Writers’ Series

February 5, 2011
Washington, DC
Monster Mags of the Midwest Off-Site AWP Reading (with Lucy Corin, Bob Hicok, Cate Marvin, and Erika Meitner)
7:00 PM
Bread & Brew

October 20, 2010
St. Louis, MO
University of Missouri-St. Louis
Gallery 210, UMSL, 44 E. Drive, One University Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63121.
7:00 PM

October 13 – 15, 2010
Cincinnati, OH
Emerging Fiction Writers Festival at the University of Cincinnati

April 23, 2010
Montevallo, AL
Montevallo Literary Festival

April 17, 2010
Bowling Green, KY
Southern Kentucky Book Fest

March 27, 2010
Chattanooga, TN
Meacham Writers’ Workshop
Rock Point Books (Reading with Marc Fitten and James Tate)
2 PM

February 24, 2010
Philadelphia, PA
Widener University
4 PM

 

October 17, 2009
Baton Rouge, LA
2009 Louisiana Book Festival
New Stories from the South panel
House Committee Room 6
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

October 17, 2009
Baton Rouge, LA
2009 Louisiana Book Festival
Reading
House Committee Room 2
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM

October 10, 2009
Nashville, TN
2009 Southern Festival of Books
Reading with John Pritchard
House Chambers
4:00 PM

October 10, 2009
Nashville, TN
2009 Southern Festival of Books
New Stories from the South panel
House Chambers
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

October 1, 2009
Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt University Visiting Writers Series
7:00 PM

September 24, 2009
New York, NY
The New Salon: Fiction Writers in Conversation (part of the NYU Creative Writing Program Reading Series)
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
7:00 PM
In conversation with Darin Strauss

September 5, 2009
Decatur, GA
2009 Decatur Book Festival
First Baptist Decatur Chapel Stage
3:00 PM
(Reading with Marc Fitten and Sang Pak)

May 16, 2009
Knoxville, TN
Carpe Librum Booksellers

May 15, 2009
Asheville, NC
Malaprop’s Bookstore

April 23, 2009
Chattanooga, TN
Rock Point Books

April 21, 2009
Atlanta, GA
DeKalb County Public Library/Georgia Center for the Book

April 17, 2009
Blytheville, AR
That Bookstore in Blytheville

April 16, 2009
Oxford, MS
Square Books

April 15, 2009
Memphis, TN
Davis-Kidd Booksellers

April 14, 2009
Greenwood, MS
Turnrow Book Co.

April 13, 2009
Jackson, MS
Lemuria Books

April 9, 2009
Nashville, TN
Davis-Kidd Booksellers

April 2, 2009
Greensboro, NC
UNCG Faculty Center (part of the distinguished visiting writers series)

April 1, 2009
New York, NY
Joe’s Pub (The Happy Ending Reading Series with writers Amy Cohen and Colson Whitehead and musical guest Sam Amidon)