Recent Goings Round Town(s)

Read at Barnard College, as a part of CantoMundo’s reading series, read & attended College and Language Association Conference with Dr. Anand Prahlad, presented a talk on publishing at Resident Arts, read at UnBound Book Festival and had work featured @ Partial Press’ newest LED project (2017)

Recent readings at CoMo’s #WritersResist and The Next Weather Series.

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My holiday book list is listed at The Columbia Tribune along with those of Alex George, Sam Cohen and Lauren Williams:

Check out an article on my writing and inspirations @Ovations at The Columbia Tribune by Aarik Danielsen:

I was recently the featured poet at One Mic’s Poetry Evening at Cafe Berlin in Columbia, MO, along with the featured musician Amanda Bongiovanni and an amazing line up of CoMo writers.

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Co-moderated ReadCaribbean/Origin Literary Journal’s panel “The Politics of Pleasure” with Hector Duarte Jr and readers/featured guests Anjanette Delgado, Fabienne Josaphat, Katia D. Ulysse, Donna Aza Weir-Soley for Miami Book Fair International 2016.


Appeared alongside Tiana Williams and Ronnie Rice, in “Chrysallis” a play written by Monica Hand and directed by John T. Butler.

I recently was a Visiting Writer for Hispanic Heritage Month at Stephens College: writingseries-jennifer jenreadhappy

Joined the amazing line up of Monica A. Hand, Cornelius Eady, Treasure Redmond, Ria El-Scari, Francine Harris, Marc McKee, Aliki Barnstone, Anand Prahlad, Marshall Allen, Brian Goines II, Sequoyah Moore, Tiana Williams, Jonne Pratt, Nicholas “NicDanger” Rodriguez, Joseph D. Smith and T’Keyah Thomas at #Blackpoetsspeakout Columbia-Missouri.

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Read at FIU’s Alumni Reading at Books and Books in Coral Gables, Miami:


Interviewed the amazing Shann Ray for the Unbound Book Festival:

Read at O’Miami’s “Speech Actions” :


Read short work at the Yale Writers’ Conference:

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