Reading from Feather’s From The Angel’s Wing,

with Dana Prescott, Damiano Abeni, Moira Egan et al

Villa la Pietra

Florence, Italy

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 6 p.m.

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Best American Poetry Reading 2015

Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The Auditorium at 66 West 12th Street, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall

66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

with David Lehman, Sherman Alexie, Laura Kasischke et al

readings for PLUME

Book Court


Saturday, September 12, 2015 4 p.m.

with D. Nurkse, Lyn Emanuel, Tom Sleigh, Nicole Cooley et al

Poets House

New York

Friday, September 11, 2015 7 p.m.

with Grace Schulman, Elaine Equi et al


Literati Bookstore

Ann Arbor Michigan

Friday, April 17, 2015  7 p.m.

talk and reading

Michigan Psychoanalytic Council

Ann Arbor Michigan

Sunday, April 19, 2015     11 a. m.

breakfast at 10.30 a.m.

Tribute to Mark Strand

The Auditorium at

66 W. 12th Street 

New School University

New York

Thursday, October 9, 2014  7 p.m.

book signing

Columbia University

CAA Alumni Author Book Fair

Columbia University

Morningside Campus

Saturday, October 11, 2014

from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

reading from translations of Federico Garcia Lorca

DC-Area Literary Translators Network

George Washington University Academic Center Philips 511 (5th floor)

801 22nd Street NW

Washington D.C.

Sunday,  September 7,  2014   2.30 p.m.

Bryn Mawr College

hosted by Karl Kirchwey

April 23 and 24, 2014

Burke’s Book Store

936 Cooper Street

Memphis, Tennessee 38104

Thursday, April 17, 2014

E-Verse Equinox Reading Series

hosted by Ernie Hilbert & Fergie’s Pub

124 Sansom Street


Wednesday, March 19, 2014  7 p.m.

InKY reading series
@The Bard’s Town

1801 Bardstown Road

Louisville, Kentucky 40205

Friday, March 14, 2014  7 p.m.

Carnegie Center

Lexington, Kentucky

Thursday, March 13, 2014   6 p.m.

with Bianca Spriggs

University of Cincinnati

Elliston Poetry Room

Wednesday, March 12, 2014   4 p.m.

Essential Sundays” hosted  by Julie Fisher


1702 South Road

Baltimore, Maryland

Sunday, March 9, 2014    4 p.m.

Mixer at The Cake Shop

152 Ludlow Street   New York

February 19, 2014    7 p.m.

New School Forum hosted by Honor Moore

New School University

Room A510  Fifth floor

66 West 12th Street

New York City

Wednesday, February 12, 2014   6.30 p.m.

Liz Claiborne Center for  Humanism in Medicine

Cornell Weill Medical Center

New York

Wednesday, February 19, 2014  12 noon

The Writer’s Center

Bethesda, Maryland

Sunday, February 9,  2014  2 p.m.

Penn Book Center

130 South 34th Street


Saturday, February 1, 2014   2 p.m.

(with Ernest Hilbert)

Enoch Pratt Free Library

400 Cathedral St


January 28, 2014   6.30 p.m.

(with Lia Purpura)

Off the Shelf Bookstore

15, boulevard Georges Favon

Geneva, Switzerland 

November 27, 2013  6.30 p.m.

“Meet the Author” at the Hans Sachs Library

Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute

169 Herrick Road

Newton, Massachusetts

Tuesday, November 19, 2013   7.45 p.m.

Blacksmith House

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Monday, November 18, 2013  8 p.m.

Opening act for:

Honstein’s “Night Scenes from the Ospedale” 

(performed by The Sebastians)

Casa Italiana

Columbia University, New York

Wednesday, November 13, 2013  7 p.m.

American International Women’s Club

11, Route de Chêne

Geneva, Switzerland

October 10, 2013  6.30 p.m.

Rolling Reading Series at Penn State

Foster Auditorium, Pattee Library

Wednesday, September 11, 2013  7.30 pm

Washington College Summer Salon

Rose O’Neill Literary House

Chestertown, Maryland

July 23, 2013  4.30 p.m

Poets House Summer Showcase

New York

July 18, 2013  7 p.m.

Reading & Party for night thoughts

Projection at the Firehouse

87 Lafayette Street

May 23, 2013  7 p.m

Gaithersburg Book Festival

Gaithersburg, Maryland

Saturday, May 18, 2013

reading 4.15 p.m.  book signing 5.20 p.m.

KGB Bar Monday Night Poetry Series

with Scottish poet David Kinloch

Monday, May 13, 2013    7 p.m

Ivy Bookshop

Baltimore, Maryland

Tuesday, May 14, 2013    7 p.m


with Peter Covino and Adam Kirsch

New York Botanical Garden

Bronx, New York  

Sunday, April 14, 2013   4 p.m. 

Cornelia Street Cafe

New York City

Saturday, April 13, 2013  6 p.m.

Single Voice Reading

Allegheny College

Meadville, Pennsylvania 

Thursday, February 21, 2013  7 p.m.

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selected past performances
for Women’s Work:  Poets House New York September 2012
for Women’s Work:  Stonybrook Southhampton & Canio’s Sag Harbor 
July 2012
Malmo City Library, Sweden November 2011
German reading tour: Tubingen, Stuttgart, Freiburg, Hamburg 
    October-November 2011
Future Projection at Dixon Place New York with Mark Strand 2011
Palmer Library  Easton Pennsylvania  2010 
United States Naval Academy Annapolis  2009  
Museum of Sex New York 2008
Politics & Prose  Washington D.C. with Mark Strand, Greg Williamson et. al. 2008
Stewart Theater Princeton University with Matthea Harvey 2007
Chapters Washington D.C. with Malena Morling  2007
Bowery Poetry Club New York with John Koethe 2007
Grolier Bookshop at Harvard with John Koethe 2006
Los Angeles Festival of Books Poetry Stage 2006
KGB Bar with Mark Strand 2006
Palm Beach Community College 2006
Centre College Kentucky 2006
Elliston Poetry Room University of Cincinnati 2006
University of Kentucky at Lexington 2006
Poetry Flash at Cody’s Berkeley 2006
San Jose Poetry Center 2006
University of Santa Cruz 2006
Santa Cruz Poetry Center 2006
Festival Senigallia Italy 2005
American Academy in Rome 2005 
Hammer Art Museum 2004
Villa Aurelia of the American Academy in Rome 2004
Festival Internacional de Poesia Valencia Venezuela 2004
Rita Project Benefit at Cooper Union 2003
San Francisco Poetry Center 2002  filmed 
Makor, New York with Yusef Komunyakaa 2002
Yaddo Colony with Sebastian Currier 2000 and with Daron Hagen 2001 
National Arts Club, New York, with Marie Ponsot  2002
National Arts Club in the “Page” series, with Elizabeth Macklin 1998
MacDowell Colony with Paul Moravec 1998
KGB Bar with Carl Dennis 1998
Union Square Barnes & Noble New York with Paris Review prize winners 1997