Past Events

Event Location Date Description
LA Times Festival of Books USC Campus, Los Angeles, CA Sunday, April 19, 2015 At 2 PM, I’ll be on a panel discussion called Alternate Realities.
Book Launch The Last Bookstore, Downtown LA Saturday, May 16, 2015 Join us at 7:30 PM for the official book launch of The Paper Man!
Guest Lecturer UC Riverside Palm Desert MFA program, Rancho Mirage, CA Friday, June 12, 2015 I will be part of the Guest Residency Faculty, lecturing on connections between writing and music theory at 10:30 AM in Salon 5.
Book Reading Books Inc., San Francisco, CA Thursday, June 24, 2015 I will be reading at the West’s Oldest Independent Bookstore in the Castro. Starts at 7 PM.
Shades and Shadows MiMoDa Studio, Los Angeles, CA Saturday, July 18, 2015 I will be part of the reading series Shades and Shadows.
Reinventing the Coming of Age Genre Barnes and Noble, Orange, CA Thursday, August 6, 2015 I will be on a panel to discuss The Paper Man and reinventing the coming of age genre. Starts at 7 PM.
Readings by Debut Novelists Warwick's, La Jolla, CA Tuesday, August 11, 2015 I will be reading from The Paper Man. Starts at 7:30 PM.
Long Beach Comic Con Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA Saturday, September 12, 2015 I will be one of the writers at the Girl Scouts' Novelist Workshop, and then two panel discussions.
Open Press Los Angeles, CA Saturday, October 10, 2015 I will be reading at one of the events for the weekend-long Open Press conference.
Litquake Cafe La Boheme, San Francisco, CA Saturday, October 17, 2015 I will be reading at THE UNCANNY, as part of the annual Litquake lit crawl.
Writers in Conversation Skylight Books, Los Angeles, CA Thursday, January 28, 2016 I will be in conversation with Bette Adriaanse to discuss her debut novel Rus Like Everyone Else.
Why There Are Words The Continental Club, Los Angeles, CA Thursday, March 31, 2016 As part of AWP16 in LA, I will be part of the reading series SF-based Why There Are Words.
Signing AWP2016, Los Angeles, CA Saturday, April 2, 2016 I will be signing books and anything made of paper at Booth 633 at the AWP bookfair.
The Future Is Now! Debut Fiction for the Cross-Cultural World AWP2016, Los Angeles, CA Saturday, April 2, 2016 Four novelists and their publisher discuss trascending genre as they seek to reflect the very diverse realities of the universe.