Events

54th Cape Cod Writers Conference
"Writing Fiction with the Masters" and "Point of View"
August 4-7
Resort and Conference Center
Hyannis, MA

WYBC Radio
Interview with Luke Hellum and Clark Burnett
April 7
7:00 p.m.
New Haven, CT

Plenary lecture on fiction writing
English 123: Introduction to Creative Writing
September 8
11:35 a.m.
212 York Street
Yale University, New Haven, CT

The Hudson Strode Lecture in the Age of Shakespeare
"Classics, Illustrated: Faithfully Adapting Shakespeare's Tragedies as Manga"
April 16
5:00 p.m.
Paul R. Jones Gallery
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Third Biennial Conference of the John Updike Society
Panelist, presenting "On Teaching The Centaur to Art School Students"
October 4
11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
Alvernia University, Reading, PA

Big Book Getaway
Panelist, "A Writer's Work"
February 22
12:00 noon
Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT

Big Book Club Getaway
Featured presenter, lecturing on "What is a story? What isn't it?"
February 2
11:00 a.m.
Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT

Writer's Block Writing Group
Guest instructor, lecturing on "Plot and Structure in Fiction Writing"
December 4
6:30-7:30 p.m.
NYU Hayden Residence Hall, 40 East 7th Street, New York, NY

Tandem Reading Series
Reader, with Honor Molloy (Smarty Girl)
June 10
5:00-7:00 p.m.
Cell Theatre
338 W. 23rd Street, New York, NY

SCPS@​KGB Reading Series
Emcee, introducing poet Priscilla Becker (Stories That Listen), novelist and screenwriter Douglas Light (East Fifth Bliss), and others
April 9
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

EMP Pop Conference 2012
presented by the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music
Moderator, "Minneapolis Royalty: Prince"
March 24
Noon-1:00 p.m.
Kimmel Center, New York University, New York, NY

TWR@​SCPS@​KGB
Emcee, introducing Writers Room members Jennifer Belle (Going Down), Lori Fischer (Barbara's Blue Kitchen), and Karol Nielsen (Black Elephants)
December 14
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

"Writer's Block" Writing Group
Guest instructor, lecturing on "Plot and Structure in Fiction Writing"
December 6
6:30-7:30 p.m.
NYU Hayden Residence Hall, 40 East 7th Street, New York, NY

SCPS@​KGB Reading Series
Emcee, introducing fall term faculty readers Saviana Stanescu (Google Me), Cullen Thomas (Brother One Cell), and Sarah van Arsdale (Toward Amnesia)
September 23
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

What to Expect When You're Applying
Presenter, discussing graduate school in creative writing
May 13
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Woolworth Building, 15 Barclay Street, New York, NY
(Note: this presentation is open only to participants in NYU's "Craft of the Story" intensive)

Pink Floyd the Barber: The Laser Show
Special Guest
April 14
9:30 p.m.
Tank Theater, 354 W. 45th Street, New York, NY

SCPS@​KGB Reading Series
Emcee, introducing spring term faculty readers Katherine Dykstra (Nonfiction Editor, Guernica), Lee Harrington (author, Rex and the City), and John Marshall (writer, SNL, The Chris Rock Show, and Politically Incorrect)
March 31
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

Eat, Drink, and be Wordy:
SCPS Fetes Alimentum on its Fifth Anniversary
Emcee, introducing writers on food and drink
December 3
7:00-9:00 pm.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

"Writer's Block" Writing Group
Guest instructor, lecturing on "Plot and Structure in Fiction Writing"
November 17
6:30-7:30 p.m.
NYU Hayden Residence Hall, 40 East 7th Street, New York, NY

SCPS@​KGB Reading Series
Emcee, introducing Maureen Brady (Ginger's Fire), Ruth Danon (Triangulation from a Known Point), and Chet Kozlowski (Home at Last)
October 15
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

First Biennial Conference of the John Updike Society
Panelist, presenting "Wild about Harry: Popular Music in Updike's Rabbit Tetralogy"
October 2
3:00-4:45 p.m.
Alvernia University, Reading, PA

UNY + NYU
Emcee, introducing Elizabeth Gaffney (Metropolis) and Robert Lopez (Kambe Bongo Mean River)
May 14
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

SCPS@​KGB Reading Series
Emcee, introducing Melissa Febos (Whip Smart), Ann Napolitano (Within Arm's Reach), and Mark Jude Poirier (Smart People)
January 13
7:00-9:00 p.m.
KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, New York, NY

Inside Outside Reading Series
Reader, with Ronna Wineberg (Second Language)
November 16
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Torch Club, 18 Waverly Place, New York, NY