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2015 Events

April 8-10

Association for Writing Programs Annual Convention.  Minneapolis Convention Center. 
Two panels: April 9 @ 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Minneapolis MN. 

March 30-31 Ashland University.  English Dept.  Visiting writer.  Reading/Discussion. 4:00 p.m.  Ashland, OH.
2014 Events
October 19-26 Colorado Mountain College Common Reader  book tour.  (Cabin Fever  selected by CMC as their 2014-15 Common Reader.)  
  October 25 Edwards CMC Campus, Reading/discussion. 7:00 p.m.  Edwards CO.
  October 24 Steamboat Public Library. Reading/discussion. 7:00 p.m.  Steamboat Springs CO.
  October 23 Breckenridge CMC Campus. Reading/discussion. 7:00 p.m.  Breckenridge CO.
  October 22 Leadville CMC Campus. Reading/discussion. 7:00 p.m. Leadville, CO.
  October 21 Spring Valley CMC Campus. 7:00 p.m. Spring Valley, CO.
  October 21 Aspen CMC Campus. Reading/discussion. 10:00 a.m. Aspen, CO.
  October 20 Rifle CMC Campus. Reading/discussion. 7:00 p.m. Rifle, CO.
October 16 Benedictine University.  English Dept. “The Framed Moment in the Personal Essay.” 7:00 p.m. Lisle, IL.

October 2

Loras College. Visiting writer. Reading/discussion. 7:00 p.m. Dubuque, IA.

July 27-31 Ashland University. Visiting writer. MFA in Creative Writing summer residency program. Reading on July 30 at 7:00. Ashland, Ohio.
July 26 National Louis University Writers Week. Visiting writer. Memoir workshop. 1-3 p.m. Chicago, IL.
July 8-14 The Collegeville Institute/ St. John’s University. Writing fellowship/residency. Collegeville, MN.
June 2 Eisenhower Public Library District. Harwood Heights IL. 6:30-7:30: Writing Workshop: “From Life into Memoir” 7:30-8:30: Reading/discussion/booksigning.
April 29 Brookfield Public Library. Reading/discussion/booksigning. 7:00 p.m. Brookfield IL.
April 3–4 Divine Word College. English Dept. Visiting writer. Lecture/discussion: “A More Deliberate Life.” 7:00 p.m. Dubuque, Iowa.
March 19 First Congregational Church of Lombard. Reading/discussion. 6:30 p.m. Lombard IL.

2013 Events

January 26 Wheaton Public Library. Writing and Publishing Workshop. Wheaton IL.
March 7 Association for Writing Programs Annual Convention. Hynes Convention Center.
Panel: 10:30 a.m. Signing: 2:00 Boston MA
May 4 Northwestern University. Panel. MA/MFA Program. Evanston IL.
May 17-19 Ashland University: River Teeth Nonfiction Writing Conference.
Workshop on “Writing Place” (with Robert Root). Ashland, OH.
May 29–June 1 University of Kansas. Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment annual meeting. Panel/reading. Lawrence, KS.
July 1–14 Writing Fellow: Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Amherst VA.
July 25 McLean and Eakin Bookstore. Petoskey, MI. Book signing: 2–4 p.m.
October 7–8 Penn State University (Altoona). Visiting writer. Reading/classes. Altoona, PA.
October 9–10 State University of New York (Oneonta). Visiting writer. Reading/classes. Oneonta, NY.
October 16 Benedictine University/The Chiara Center. Visiting writer.
Reading/Discussion/Signing. 7 p.m. Springfield, IL.
October 19 UCC IL Conference Meeting. Workshop. First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn. Glen Ellyn, IL.
October 20 First Congregational Church of Geneva. Reading/discussion. Geneva, IL.
October 21–30

Scholar-in-Residence. The Collegeville Institute. Collegeville, MN.

November 12 The DeKoven Center: “A More Deliberate Life.” Talk/Reading. Racine, WI.
November 13 Friends of American Writers.  Reading/discussion. Noon. The Fortnightly Club. Chicago, IL
November 21 Glenbard West High School. English Dept. Visiting writer. Glen Ellyn IL.

2012 Events

February 2 Valparaiso University. Wordfest Reading Series. Christ College. Valparaiso, IN
February 9 Morton Arboretum, Sterling Library: Book group discussion. Lisle, IL
February 16 Elgin Community College. Reading. ECC Arts Center. Elgin, IL
February 24 Naperville Writers Group. Barnes and Noble bookstore. Naperville, IL
March 1 Black Earth Institute reading (during AWP). DePaul U., DePaul Center, Chicago IL
March 3 Associated Writing Program annual conference. Panel. Chicago Hilton, Chicago IL
March 10 St. Lawrence Episcopal Church. Libertyville, IL. Reading/discussion
April 11
Wheaton College. Reading. Blanchard Hall. Wheaton, IL

April 15
Wauconda Public Library. Wauconda, IL. Reading/discussion
May 16
The Urban Ecology Center. Reading/discussion.1500 E. Park Place, Milwaukee WI
June 5 Kalamazoo Valley Community College. Reading/discussion. Kalamazoo, MI
June 16 Morton Arboretum. Father’s Day signing. Lisle, IL.
June 20
Ryerson Woods Forest Preserve. Reading/discussion. Brushwood Center. Deerfield, IL.
September 24

Elon University.  Visiting  writer.  Reading/classes.  Elon,  North Carolina.


2011 Events

May 21 Tsunami Books Reading Series, Eugene OR
May 23 Columbia Basin College, Pasco WA, classes and reading
June 4 The Chicago Tribune Printers Row Book Festival
panel with Chris Green and Donna Seaman
June 9 Glen Ellyn Public Library, Glen Ellyn, reading/discussion
June 13 Anderson Books, Naperville, reading/discussion
June 14 57th St. Books, Chicago, reading/discussion
June 15 Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park reading/discussion
June 17 Forever Books, St Joseph MI, reading/discussion
312 State Street St. Joseph, MI
June 18 Forever Books, St Joseph MI
312 State Street St. Joseph, MI
June 22, 23 Indiana University (ASLE), Bloomington, IN
reading June 22, signing June 23
June 27 Prairie Lights Books, Iowa City, reading/discussion
July 8, 9 Thoreau Society Annual Conference, Concord MA
reading July 8, signing July 9
July 16 Depaul University, Summer Writers Conference, Chicago, panel
July 17 Iowa City Festival of the Book, Iowa City, IA
reading/discussion with John Price
July 18 Maquoketa, Iowa, First Congregational Church, reading/discussion
July 30 Morton Arboretum, Lisle IL, reading/signing
August 8 Time Island Bookstore. Washington Island, WI,  reading/discussion       
September 18 Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Oak Park IL, reading/discussion
September 19 Carol Stream Public Library, Carol Stream IL, reading/discussion
September 25 First Congregational Church, Glen Ellyn, IL, reading/discussion
September 26 College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, SRC 2800
reading with Todd Davis
September 30 Ames Public Library (Iowa State Univ. MFA Program), Ames, IA,   reading/discussion     
October 2 First Lutheran Church, Riverside IL, reading/discussion
October 12 Friends of American Writers, The Fortnightly Club, Chicago IL, panel
October 16 First United Methodist Church, Arlington Heights IL, reading/discussion
October 17 Columbia College Nonfiction Week, Columbia College, Chicago
October 20 St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Glen Ellyn IL, book group discussion
October 24 Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo, MI, Frostic Reading Series, reading
October 27 DePaul University, Visiting Writers Series , DePaul University Art Museum, Chicago, reading/discussion
October 28 Chicago Regional Forum on Ethics and Sustainability
Chicago Botanical Gardens, Glencoe IL, reading/discussion
November 4, 5 Earlham College, Richmond IN
reading November 4, workshop November 5
November 13 Magers and Quinn Bookstore ( Uptown), Minneapolis, reading/discussion
November 14 North Hennepin Community College, Visiting Writers Series, Bryant Park, MN, reading/discussion
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