Teaching a fiction workshop at GrubStreet titled Immigrant and International Writing: Fiction Focus, starting on Sept 12th, 2017.
Presenting a shortened version of my Context in Fiction session at the Hollihock Conference in New Bedford, MA. The conference takes place Aug 25 – 27, 2017.
I will again be presenting a Context in Fiction session at this year’s Muse & the Marketplace Conference, undoubtedly one of the best in the country. Information about the sessions is already available here. The conference takes place May 5 – 7th, 2017 in Boston.
Leading a seminar titled “Publishing Your Short Work: Strategies to Maximize Success on Your Submissions” at GrubStreet on Saturday, April 8th, at 10:30 a.m.
Panel: Cuba and the Embattled Book: Examining censorship, the US embargo, and the future for writers and publishers
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Bright Family Screening Room
559 Washington Street, Boston
Presenting as part of a panel, titled Beyond Diversity: How to Run the Truly Inclusive Creative Writing Workshop, at the AWP Conference in Washington D.C, on February 10th, 2017.
Back Porch Collective reading at the Middle Gray cafe on Saturday, June 18th, 7:30 p.m.
Teaching a week-long intensive course: Keep the Narrative Going: How to Successfully Provide Context in Fiction, at 24PearlStreet, Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown‘s online writing program, March 28th – April 1st, 2016.
Leading two sessions: The Essentials of Place and Keep the Narrative Going: Effective Methods to Provide Context in Fiction, at the Muse & the Marketplace Conference, April 29th – May 1st, 2016 in Boston, MA.
Teaching a one-day class: How To Create a Successful Story Collection, at the Cape Cod Writer’s Retreat on Saturday, March 5th, 2016. Wine & cheese reception with students on March 4th at the historic Inn at the Oaks.
Public reading and class visit at Brown University’s Latina/o Studies on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016.
Back Porch Collective reading at the Middle Gray Cafe on Saturday, Feb 6th, 2016.