EVENTS & APPEARANCES

A new season of programming and appearances is upon us.

Let us rejoice and be glad in it!

2017

JANUARY 2017

January 26, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Bluestockings (host/curator)

FEBRUARY 2017

February 10, 7PM//Ser(es) Latinx: Love & Magic IV @ Word Up Books (host/curator)

APRIL 2017

April 27, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Bluestockings (host/curator)

JULY 2017

July 27, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Bluestockings (host/curator)

OCTOBER 2017

October 27, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Bluestockings (host/curator)

DECEMBER 2017

December 15, 7PM//Holiday Mingle @ TBA (host)

 

PREVIOUS APPEARANCES

2016

JANUARY 2016

January 21, 6PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Macon Library (host/curator)

FEBRUARY 2016

February 12, 6PM//Ser(es) Latino(s): Love & Magic III @ TBA (host/curator)

*We broke in the spring/summer due to a death in the family*

AUGUST 2016

August 25, 7PM//New Voices Anthology 2016 Launch @ Hell Phone (host/curator)

SEPTEMBER 2016

September 17, 3PM//DECLARACIONES: Words from the Diaspora @ Word Up Books (host/curator)

September 18 12PM//DECLARACIONES: The Workshop @ Word Up Books (facilitator)

September 24, 3PM//DECLARACIONES: Words from the Diaspora @ Word Up Books (host/curator)

OCTOBER 2016

October 1, 7PM//DECLARACIONES: Words from the Diaspora @ LitCrawl NYC (host/curator)

October 2, 12PM//DECLARACIONES: The Workshop @ Word Up Books (facilitator)

October 8, 3PM//DECLARACIONES: Words from the Diaspora @ Word Up Books (host/curator)

October 15, 3PM//DECLARACIONES: Words from the Diaspora @ Word Up Books (host/curator)

October 28, 6PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Macon Library (host/curator)

NOVEMBER 2016

Wednesdays, 5PM//NaNoWriMo Writing Clinics @ Central Library, Brooklyn (facilitator)

DECEMBER 2016

December 16, 7PM//Holiday Mingle @ 61 Local, Brooklyn (host)

December 18, 7PM//Bodega Monthly @ Bodega Bar (featured)

2015

JANUARY 2015

January 4, 12PM//Writing Workshop @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (workshop leader)
>>Purchase tickets here

January 22, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ 61 Local (host/curator)

FEBRUARY 2015

February 2, 7:30PM//GAMBA Z’s Artist Salon @ Lucky Luna (featured reader)

February 13, 6PM//Ser(es) Latino(s): Love & Magic II @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host/curator)

February 22, 4PM//Poets & Passion: A Caribbean Literary Lime @ Medgar Evers College (featured panelist)

MARCH 2015

March 18, 7PM//New Voices in the Boroughs: The Bronx @ Andrew Freedman Mansion (host/curator)

March 30, 7:30PM//GAMBA Z’s Artist Salon @ Lucky Luna (featured reader)

March 31, 7PM//No, YOU Tell It! Open Mic Swap @ Q.E.D (participant)

APRIL 2015

April 10, 6PM//Local Author Night: Poetic License @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host/curator)

April 23, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ 61 Local (host/curator)

MAY 2015

May 30, 4PM//The Word Cabaret @ Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (featured reader)

JUNE 2015

June 11, 6:30PM//The WOC Writers’ Public Reading @ Barnes & Noble (featured reader)

June 17, 7PM//No, YOU Tell It! Summer Fiction Edition @ jimmy’s no. 43 (featured reader)

June 25, 7PM//New Voices in the Boroughs: Queens! @ Q.E.D. (host/curator)

JULY 2015

July 23, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ 61 Local (host/curator)

AUGUST 2015

August 3, 7PM//GAMBA Z’s Artist Salon @ Lucky Luna (featured reader) 

August 12, 5:45PM//WOC Writers’ “Write to Read” Event @ Jefferson Market Library (featured reader)

August 15, 4PM//The Word Cabaret @ Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (guest host/curator)

OCTOBER 2015

October 8, 7PM//New Voices Latino Heritage Month Celebration @ 61 Local (host/curator)

NOVEMBER 2015

TBA

DECEMBER 2015

December 16, 7:30PM//2nd Annual Pluma y Tinta Holiday Mingle @ Puck Fair

December 22, 7:30PM//GambaZ Holiday Party @ Hell Phone (featured reader)

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2014

JANUARY 2014

January 18, 7PM//5th Anniversary Benefit Reading @ Simplicity (host/featured reader)

FEBRUARY 2014

February 14, 6PM//Ser(es) Latino(s): Love & Magic @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host)

MARCH 2014

March  29, 2PM//More than Just Spicy Latinas: Creating Memorable & Authentic Characters @ Hamilton Fish Park Library (workshop facilitator)

APRIL 2014

April 26, 5PM//Harlem Works Reading Series @ LeRoy Neiman Art Center (featured author)

April 27, 4PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Simplicity (host)

April 29, 6PM//New Voices Anthology Book Launch @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host)

MAY 2014

May 17, 7PM//When Brooklyn Was Brooklyn with Lit Crawl Brooklyn @ The Brazen Head (featured host)

JUNE 2014

June 12, 7:30PM//Cringe NY @ Freddy’s Backroom (featured storyteller)

June 27, 8:30PM//Reading @ Every Thing Goes Book Cafe  (guest reader)

JULY 2014

July 17, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Pacific Standard (host)

July 26, 11AM to 6PM//NYC Poetry Festival @ Governors Island (volunteer, FDU)

AUGUST 2014

August 14, 7:30PM//Cringe NY @ Freddy’s Backroom (featured storyteller)

SEPTEMBER 2014

September 13, 6PM//Lit Crawl NYC: I Dreamed of New York @ Kings Cross (host)

September 14, 21 & 28, 1PM//Fiction Writing Workshop @ Word Up Books (workshop leader)
>>Free; registration required.

September 17, 7PM//No, You Tell It! A Switched-Up Storytelling Series @ Jimmy’s No. 43 (featured reader)

OCTOBER 2014

October 5 & 12, 1PM//Fiction Writing Workshop @ Word Up Books (workshop leader)
>>Free; registration required.

October 16, 7PM//New Voices Reading Series @ Location TBD (host)

October 17, 7PM//New Voices in the Boroughs: Staten Island @ Every Thing Goes Book Cafe (co-host)

October 24, 7PM//Mason’s Road Reading @ Fairfield University Bookstore (featured reader)

DECEMBER 2014

December 12, 12AM//Night Cap Stories @ Blue Moon Cafe (featured storyteller)

December 18, 8PM//Pluma y Tinta Holiday Mingle @ Favela Cubana (host)

 

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2013

JANUARY 2013

January 16, 7PM//Sycamore Stories: A Night of Literary Madness @ Sycamore Bar (featured reader)

January 27, 1-3PM//New Voices Reading Series @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host/featured author)

FEBRUARY 2013

February 14, 5PM//Love, Light & Lyrics: A One Billion Rising Event @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe

February 20, 8PM//Sycamore Stories: A Night of Literary Madness @ Sycamore Bar (featured reader)

February 22, 7PM//Poetry, Live Art & Music @ Evil Olive Pizza Bar

February 23, 3PM//The Black Latina @ La Casa Azul Bookstore

February 24, 11AM//Church of Monika @ Open Source Gallery (featured speaker)

MARCH 2013

March 3, 6PM//The Bodega Monthly @ The Bodega (featured reader)

APRIL 2013

April 7, 6PM//The Bodega Monthly @ The Bodega (featured reader)

April 17, 8PM//Sycamore Stories: A Night of Literary Madness @ Sycamore Bar (featured reader)

April 21, 4PM//New Voices Reading Series @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host/featured author)

JULY 2013

July 17, 5:30PM//The WOC Writers’ “Write to Read” Event @ Jefferson Market Library (featured reader)

July 21, 4-6PM//New Voices Reading Series @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host/featured author)

SEPTEMBER 2013

September 14, Time TBD//Lit Crawl NYC Reading–Radical Latinas: Words of Strength, Truth & Change LOCATION TBD (curator/host)

September 22, 10AM-6PM//Brooklyn Book Festival

OCTOBER 2013

October 6, 6PM//Ser(es) Latino(s) @ Simplicity Wine Bar & Cafe (host & featured author)

October 9, 10AM//Career Day @ Brooklyn Technical HS (featured alum/speaker)

October 9, 6PM//Finding Ourselves on the Page: Identity in the Latino Narrative @ The New School (moderator/featured author)

October 10, 7:30PM//Cringe @ Freddy’s Backroom (featured storyteller)

October 17, 8PM//Buzzard’s Banquet @ Soda Bar (featured author)

October 20, 4PM//New Voices Reading Series @ La Casa Azul Bookstore (host/featured author)

NOVEMBER 2013

November 1, 8PM//Rivers of Honey Cabaret @ WOW Cafe Theater (featured performer)

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2012

SEPTEMBER 2012

September 19, 6-8PM//Oral Tradition on Paper: Latino Writers in Their Own Words @ The New School (featured moderator)

September 23, 10AM-6PM//Brooklyn Book Festival

September 30, 1-7PM//7th New York Book Fair

OCTOBER 2012

October 5-7//The New Yorker Festival

October 6, 10AM-6PM//Comadres y Compadres Writing Conference @ Medgar Evers College

October 13, 10AM-12PM//Career Day @ Brooklyn Technical H.S. (featured alum/speaker)

October 19, 5PM//NYU Creative Writing and Bellevue Literary Press Presents: Eduardo Halfon, Tim Horvath, and Andrew Krivak

October 21, 4-6PM //New Voices Reading Series @ Common Grounds (host/featured author)

NOVEMBER 2012

November 10, 8PM//The Untold History of the US w/Oliver Stone, Lewis Lapham and Peter Kuznick @ the 92nd Street Y

DECEMBER 2012

December 9, 2PM//Meet Your Local Author Day! at La Casa Azul Bookstore (featured author)

December 17, 8PM//Junot Diaz @ the 92nd Street Y