April 26, 2023

Book Launch for West: A Translation


6-7 PM


May 6-7, 2023

Bay Area Book Festival:

Poetry and the Archives of History

with Anthony Cody and Tess Taylor

May 6th, 1-2 PM, The Marsh Berkeley-Cabaret


Echoes of Exclusion

with Ava Chin, Fae Myenne Ng, and Kathryn Ma

May 7th, 2-3 PM, The Magnes--Auditorium


May 13-16, 2023

Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference

Poetry Faculty


May 24, 2023

Wild and Precious Life Reading Series

with Randall Mann and Dean Rader

Virtual Event


July 2-7, 2023

VONA Virtual Conference

Poetry Faculty


July 11, 2023

ASLE+AESS Conference

"(Re)Writing the West"

8:30-10 AM


July 28, 2023

Western Colorado University MFA

Keynote Speaker


September 13, 2023

Kennedy Lecture

David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies




September 21, 2023

University of Arizona Poetry Center 


September 23-25, 2023

Harbor Springs Festival of the Book


October 19, 2023

Lannan Foundation

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Reading with Arthur Sze and Jericho Brown

Tickets required


November 4, 2023

Portland Book Festival

11:30 Pop-Up Reading, Portland Art Museum


1:30 National Book Foundation Presents

Translating US History

with Paul Harding

First Congregational United Church of Christ


3:30 Past& Present, with Oliver de la Paz

Brunish Theater at Portland'5


November 6, 2023

Robert Mulgrew Poetry Series Reading

4-5 PM, The Bishop School

Open to the public


November 28, 2023

UMass Boston


November 29, 2023

West: An Interactive Translation and Reading

Sarah Lawrence College, 2-3 PM


November 30, 2023

NYU Creative Writing Program

Reading and discussion with Ava Chin



February 26, 2024

University of South Dakota

4-5:30 PM, Old Main 111 (Farmer Hall)


March 14-15, 2024

Re-Writing the West

CU Boulder


March 21-14, 2024

Interdisciplinary 19th-Century Studies Conference



April 1, 2024

University of Iowa, Nonfiction Program

7 PM. Krause Series in Contemporary Nonfiction


April 17, 2024

Kingsley Tufts/Kate Tufts Poetry Prizes Reading

Claremont Graduate School


April 20-21, 2024

LA Times Book Festival

Poetry Stage


April 25-27, 2024

Association for Asian American Studies Conference


October 23-25, 2024

Grand Valley State University

Visiting Writer


November 16-25, 2024

Forms of Wonder Writing Workshop

Faculty leader, with David Baker and D.A. Powell

Civitella Ranieri


March 19, 2025

Brown University