Nightboat Books has just come out with a new edition of my book Green-Wood!

Upcoming events:

Friday, April 5, 6:30 p.m., book launch party with Brian Teare, Jenny Xie, and Rosamond S. King, Callicoon Fine Arts, 49 Delancey St., New York, NY.

Thursday, April 4, 7 p.m., a talk on the reissue of my book Green-Wood called “Epic Voices: The Long Poem of the Anthropocene,” Poets House, 10 River Terrace, New York, NY

Wednesday, April 3, 5:30 p.m., Rachel Blau DuPlessis Lecture in Poetry and Poetics, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Tuesday, April 2, 6 p.m., reading at Kelly Writers House, Arts Cafe, 3805 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA

Saturday, March 2, 2019, 7 p.m., reading at Malvern Books, 613 W 29th St., Austin, TX

Saturday, February 9, 5 p.m., a talk with my collaborator Yukiyo Kawano“Daughters of Hiroshima and Los Alamos,” Unquarked Wine Room, 113 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM

Saturday, January 19, 8:30 p.m, reading at Woolsey Heights, Berkeley, CA

Friday, January 18, 2019, reading at Alley Cat Books, 3036 24th St., San Francisco

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 7:30 p.m., reading at Powell’s City of Books, 1005 W. Burnside St., Portland, Oregon

Past readings and events:


Saturday, November 17, 2 to 4 p.m., WRECKstasy Reading Series, Soho20 gallery, 56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn

Thursday, November 8, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR

Saturday, October 6,  4 to 5 p.m. at Lan Su Chinese Garden, 239 NW Everett St., Portland, Oregon, as part of their Tea, Poetry and Music Fair.

Sunday, October 7, 3-5 p.m., White Dog reading series, Portland, OR


November 18, Spare Room, Portland, OR, with Julian Brolaski and Lauren Levin

November 17: Counterpath, Denver, CO, 6 p.m., with Lisa Olstein

November 16: CU Boulder, Norlin Library, British and Irish Studies room, 5th floor, Boulder, CO 7:30 p.m., with Lisa Olstein

October 17: Lane Literary Guild at the Eugene Public Library, Eugene, OR, 6 p.m.

September 28: Launch of Best American Poetry 2017, The New School, New York, NY

September 18: The Lab, San Francisco, CA

September 16: E.F. Wolfman Books, Oakland, CA

July 21-23: Gemini Ink Writers’ Conference, San Antonio, TX. Paper title: “Tracking, Teaching: Documentary Poetics”

July 16: Suspended Moment, Los Alamos, NM

June 20-24: Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE) Biennial Conference, Detroit, MI. Paper title: “After We All Died: Poetry in the Anthropocene”

May 18: Margin Shift in Seattle, WA, with Kaia Sand

April 9: Los Alamos County Library, Los Alamos, NM

March 17: Mother Foucault’s, Portland, OR, for Octopus Books, with Rodney Koeneke and Matvei Yankelevich

February 26: Powell’s books on Hawthorne, Portland, OR, with Kaia Sand

February 16: Backstory Books in Portland, OR, with Lisa Steinman

February 13: Visiting Poet, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA

February 5: FalseFront, Portland, OR, with Stacey Tran and Steven Karl

February 1: St. Mark’s Poetry Project, New York, NY, with Omotara James

January 7: Roll Up Photo Studio + Gallery in Portland, OR, with Kaia Sand


November 21: Suspended Moment at Littman Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR

November 13: Small Press Traffic, San Francisco: A reading and conversation with poet Lindsey Boldt

October 29: Segue Series, New York, NY, reading with Angela Hume

October 21, Suspended Moment at The REACH Museum, Hanford Washington, 7 p.m.

October 2: Fall Convergence, University of Washington at Bothell, 1 p.m. panel “What is Poetics?”

September 26: Fall for the Book Festival, George Mason University, 6 p.m. reading

September 24: Charmed Instruments, Philadelphia, PA, reading with Sue Landers

September 23: The Black Squirrel, Washington, DC, 8 p.m. reading with Leslie Bumstead and Sue Landers

September 19: People’s Co-Op Bookstore, Vancouver, BC, 7:30 p.m. reading with Stephen Collis and Kaia Sand