From Idea to Draft: Strategies to Successfully Develop Your Story, 603: Writers Conference, New Hampshire Writers’ Project, Southern New Hampshire University, Saturday, October 17th, 10:00am & 2:00pm.

Cristina García and Dariel Suarez in Conversation, McMillan Hall, Brown University, Thursday, April 18th, 6:00pm.

Writing for a Broken World: An Evening with Cristina García and Dariel Suarez, Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America, Brown University, Wednesday April 17th, 5:00pm.

Reading: In Conversation w/ Laura van den Berg, Brookline Booksmith, Transnational Series, Thursday February 21st, 7:00pm.

Reading: In Conversation w/ Chantel Acevedo, Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL, Friday February 8th, 6:30pm.

Arlington Author Salon: Reading w/ Virginia Pye and Ben Berman, Kickstand Cafe, Arlington, MA, January 10th, 7:30pm.

Four Stories Series: Reading w/ James Charlesworth, Lauren Kay Johnson, and Sean Van Deuren, The Burren, Monday, December 3rd, 2018, 6:00pm.

Short Stories: A Reading w/ Adrian Todd Zuniga and Laura Valeri, Miami Book Fair, Saturday, November 17th, 2018, 12:30 – 2:00pm.

In Conversation: First Fiction w/ Mira T. Lee and Maria Mutch, Ocean State Writing Conference, Thursday, October 25th, 2018, 5:00 – 6:00 pm.

Authors Panel and Q & A at the Thompson Room, Barker Center, Harvard University, on Saturday July 21, 2018, 10:30 – 11:45 am.

Writer’s Craft: An Evening With AGNI reading with Courtney Sender and Joan Wickersham, moderated by AGNI senior editor Bill Pierce on Wednesday, September 5th, 2018, 7:00 – 9:00pm.

Back Porch Collective Reading at the Goethe-Institut Boston, as part of a series of events organized by AGNI on September 22, 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.

Emerson College
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
Paramount Center
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.

Teaching seminar on publishing story collections at GrubStreet on Saturday, January 14th.

Teaching Fiction II workshop in the fall, 2016 at GrubStreet. The class begins on September 13th.

Back Porch Collective reading at the Middle Gray cafe on Saturday, June 18th, 7:30 p.m.

Teaching the Master Fiction workshop this summer at GrubStreet. The class starts on June 14th, 2016. The application deadline is May 26th.

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.