3.22.2018-6.10.2018 — Hosting the Tin House Craft Intensives in Brooklyn, featuring Gregory Pardlo, Kelly Link, Holly Black, Marie-Helene Bertino, and Jamel Brinkley
3.7.2018-3.12.2018 — Emma at AWP @ Tampa! Inquiries most welcome from anyone interested in escaping the convention center for an afternoon and splitting a Lyft to a manatee rescue.
2.26.2018 — Guest lecture at University of Conn, in Storrs, CT, on nonlinear narrative; details TBA
1.25.2018 — Reading with the Freya Project at Elsa in support of The Southwest Women’s Law Center, theme: “A Time You Didn’t Apologize,” Brooklyn, New York
10.10.2017 — Interview with Sy Montgomery for Tin House! Read our conversation here.
(One of the great thrills of my writing life is the ecstatic hour I spent on the phone talking with Sy about animal consciousness, what dogs remember, and why you can’t deceive an octopus. Truly honored to have had the chance to interview one of our greatest writers of the natural world.)
10.4.2017 – 11.5.2017 — Hosting the fall 2017 Tin House Craft Intensives with Steve Almond, Karen Shepard, CJ Hauser, and Amber Sparks
10.3.2017 — Best American Essays 2017 released; honored to have edited Heather Sellers’ essay “Haywire” in this collection
9.17.2017 — Brooklyn Book Fest! Kissing babies and peddling wares with Tin House at booth #425
8.30.2017 – 9.23.2017 — Instructor at the Masters Review Online Summer Workshop
8.28.2017 – 9.1.2017 — 5th Annual Camp Tons-A-Yaks epistolary summer camp!
7.24.2017 — Best Online Editor Panel, 9:00-10:00, The New School, New York, New York
7.9.2017 – 7.16.2017 — Tin House Summer Writer’s Workshop, Portland Oregon
6.7.2017 — Guest faculty at the Writers @ Work conference in Salt Lake City, Utah