4:00 pm16:00

Talk on Lotusland & Self-Promotion

  • The Gael Irish Pub

On October 11th I'll grab a train down to Kyoto to give a presentation about my novel and discuss self-promotion, with a focus on organizing a reading tour. The event will be held at The Gael Irish Pub in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto.

Jul 8

Engaging with Vietnam

  • Engaging with Vietnam

I have been invited to give a keynote session presentation in Hanoi, Vietnam, at the 7th Annual Engaging with Vietnam Conference. The conference runs from July 7-8 and will be held at the Hanoi University of Business and Technology.

3:00 pm15:00

Reading, Presentation, and Q&A

  • American Center (US Embassy)

I will be presenting on my novel to all-comers at the American Center of the US Embassy in Hanoi on July 6th at 3 p.m. It will be geared to Vietnamese speakers of English, but anyone is welcome to attend!

9:00 am09:00

Presentation on Lotusland and Q&A

I have been asked to present on such topics as "American Perspectives on Contemporary Vietnam" and "Writing about Foreign Cultures," followed by an audience Q & A session.

6:00 pm18:00

Resonance Reading Series

  • Resonance Cafe

I'll be in Montreal on June 3rd to take part in the Resonance Reading Series at the venerable Resonance Cafe.

7:00 pm19:00

Reading and Book Signing

  • Antigone Books

On Friday, May 22nd, I will be reading from my novel Lotusland at Antigone Books in sunny Tucson, Arizona. Afterward you can catch me signing and selling copies.

9:00 pm21:00

Reading and Book Signing

  • Faulkner County Library

I will read from my novel Lotusland and afterward take audience questions at the Faulkner County Library in Conway, Arkansas.

11:30 am11:30

Reading and Q&A

  • Case Western Reserve University

I'll be visiting Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, for my very first book reading, followed by a Q&A session with CWRU students.