Appearances

Presentations

› Moderator, AWP Conference, “Novels and Short Stories: How a Narrative Finds its Form”

Washington, D.C., March 2017

› Moderator, AWP Conference, “Looking Outward: Avoiding the Unconventional Memoir”

Washington, D.C., March 2017

› Moderator, AWP Conference, “Graywolf Press Emerging Writers: On First and Second Books”

Los Angeles, CA, April 2016

› Panelist, AWP Conference, “How to Begin After “The End”: Publishing Pros on Turning Your Manuscript into a Book ”

Minneapolis, MN, April 2015

› Publishing Talk, Binghamton College Visiting Writers Series

Binghamton, NY, March 2015

› Panelist, Voices of the Middle West Conference

Ann Arbor, MI, March 2015

› Keynote Speaker, Bloomington Writers Conference

Bloomington, MN, March 2015

› Panelist, Minnesota Writing Workshop

St. Paul, MN, September 2014

› Publishing Panel, Kweli Writers Conference

NYC, July 2014

› Panel Moderator, The Creative Writer as Critic

AWP, Seattle, WA, February 2014

›  Visiting Editor, Writers @ Work Conference

Alta, UT, June 2013

›  Publishing Career Panel, Undergraduate English Conference

University of Minnesota, April 2013

›  Panel Moderator, Style and Story: Balancing Form and Content in the Short Story

AWP, Boston, MA, March 2013

› Publishing Talk, Skidmore College Literary Association

Saratoga Springs, NY, April 24, 2012

› Publishing Career Panel, Undergraduate English Conference

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, March 29, 2012

›Panelist, Why Independent Publishers Matter, BookForum

AWP, Chicago, IL, March 3, 2012

› Roundtable, University of Michigan MFA program

Ann Arbor, MI, November 15, 2011

› Editors’ Panel, Ohio State University MFA program

Columbus, OH, November 4, 2011

› Q & A, University of Iowa Writers Workshop

Iowa City, IA, November 1, 2011

› Publishers’ Panel, Undergraduate English Conference

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, April 8, 2011

› Meet the Editors Panel, Loft Creative Nonfiction Conference

The Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN, March 12, 2011

› Publishing Panel, ACTC Literary Publishing Symposium

Hamline University, St. Paul, MN, March 2, 2011

› Featured presenter, Flathead River Writers’ Conference

Kalispell, MT, October 2-3, 2010

Readings

› Work-In-Progress Reading

Common Good Books, St. Paul, MN, Nov. 6, 2014

› Rock & Roll Reading Series

The Central Saloon, Seattle, WA, Feb. 27, 2014

› Work-In-Progress Reading Series

Crazy Wisdom Bookstore, Ann Arbor, MI, Mar. 5, 2008

› The Mark Webster Reading Series

Michigan League, University of Michigan, Dec. 7, 2007

› The Edwards Reading Series

Guild House, University of Michigan, Jan. 26, 2007