Upcoming Events

A celebration of Ugly Duckling Presse's 25 years with UDP authors. Hiding Place Books. Philadelphia, PA. February 23, 2019. 7:30pm

Poetry Time at the Chateau with Emmalea Russo. Codex Books. New York, New York. February 28, 2019.

NECK Journal launch at Berl’s Poetry. April 6, 2019. time tba

The Raven Bookstore. Lawrence, Kansas. April 15, 2019. 7pm

Counter-Desecration: A Glossary for Writing Within the Anthropocene. launch at The Poetry Project. April 22, 2019. 8:00 - 9:30 pm

McNally Jackson Books with Julia Bouwsma and Henk Rossouw. New York, New York. April 27, 2019


Pushing a Visceral Limit, Poets House: October 11-November 15, 2018, 6:00 - 8: 30pm

American AI Hustle: Robots Have Feelings, Too.  w/ Chia-Lun Chang. December 15, 2018. 12-3pm, at the Ugly Duckling Presse studio



New York Public Library, Allen Room Resident. New York, New York. January 1, 2019 - May 30, 2019

Mount Tremper Arts. Ugly Duckling Presse residency. Phoenicia, New York. July 2018

New York Public Library, Allen Room Resident. New York, New York. December 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018

Process Space, Artist In Residence. Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. Governors Island, New York, New York. March - October 2017

Dickinson House, Fellowship. Olsene, Belgium. July 2 - 15, 2017

Selected Past Readings + Events

Aeromoto.  with readings by  Juan Malasuerte Editores, Tilsa Otta, Kit Schluter (with translations by Mariana Rodríguez), and acoustic concert by Johanna Warren. Mexico City, Mexico. February 12, 2019. 7pm.

Pete’s Big Salmon with Laura Buccieri & Nina Ru Puro. Pete’s Candy Store. Brooklyn, NY. February 8, 2019

The Saint Ann’s Review, Volume 19, Number 1 reading. Books Are Magic. Brooklyn, NY. January 8, 2019

Poetry Project New Year's Day Marathon. NY, NY. January 1, 2019. between 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Soloway Gallery with Sevinç Çalhanoğlu, Marcelline Delbecq, & Zahra Patterson. w/ Ugly Duckling Presse. Brooklyn, NY. Dec. 16, 6:00pm

Kristen Lorello. Poems for Ping Zheng’s solo show, In The Sky. NY, NY. Dec. 16, 2:00pm

Poets at Fleurotica Flower Shop w/ Precious Okoyomon & Sal Randolph. hosted by Emma Wipperman & Louise Akers. 384 Bleeker St. NY, NY. 7pm

Decolonial Poetics at the Asian American Writers Workshop. with Jasmine Gibson and Zaina Alsous. NY, NY. Dec. 6, 2018. 7pm

La MaMa. Poetry Electric. 64 E. 4th St., NY, NY. Dec. 3, 2018. 7:30pm

Broken Bells with Cassie Pruyn, Tony Iantosca, Adam Gianelli. Berg'n. Brooklyn, NY. Nov. 18, 2018

Class visit with Daisy Atterbury’s class. Queens College. sponsored by Artists in Residence / Artists in Resistance. Nov. 13, 2018

Moon Palace Books with Douglas Kearney, Ray Gonzalez and V.V Sugi Ganeshananthan. Minneapolis, MN. October 27, 2018

Berl's Poetry with Julia Bouwsma, Henk Rossouw. Brooklyn, NY. October 20, 2018. 7 PM

Callicoon Fine Arts. Crosslight for Youngbird party with Brenda Iijima & Chia-Lun Chang. October 3, 2018. 49 New York, NY. 6:30 PM

McNally Jackson: Crosslight for Youngbird with Celina Su's Landia. New York, NY. September 25, 2018. 7:00 PM

NY Art Book Fair. MoMA PS1: book signing (2 PM) and reading (5 PM). Queens, NY. September 23, 2018

Lara Atallah's Threshold closing party. I read work from Crosslight for Youngbird. 329 Canal St., NY, NY. August 30, 7:00 -9:00 PM

Belladonna* Collaborative with Samuel Ace and Pamela Sneed. Red Hook, NY. August 19, 2018. 5 PM

Mount Tremper Arts. Ugly Duckling Presse residency. Performance with Mike Taylor, Ellie Ga, and Zahra Patterson. Phoenicia, NY Syncope. July 28, 2018. 8 PM

Brooklyn Historical Society. Continuing the Legacy: Brooklyn's Poets Speak. With Rand Faris, Jason Koo, and Ricardo Maldonado Brooklyn, NY. 4/13/2018

Asian American Writers' Workshop. Translation and Migration Mixtape. With Raquel Salas Rivera, Janice Lobo Sapigao & Adeeba Talukder. New York, NY. 4/18/ 2018

New York Foundation for the Arts. Brooklyn, NY. 4/2/2018

Saginaw Valley State University. Reading and class visits. Saginaw, Michigan. 2/12/2018

Institute of Contemporary Arts/ University of Pennsylvania, Dept. of English. Hosted at ICA's Speech/Acts. Philadelphia, PA 12/1/2017

Terrance Hayes & Asiya Wadud. The Poetry Project. New York, NY. 11/15/2017

Poetry Project New Year's Day Marathon. Poetry Project. New York, NY. 1/1/2017