Events

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December 2022

December 2nd, 2022. Center for Fiction First Novel Prize Fête. 6:30 PM ET. Brooklyn, NY.

December 6th, 2022. Center for Fiction Annual Awards Benefit and First Novel Prize Award Ceremony. 6:30 PM ET. New York, NY.


Past

2020

October 24th, 2020. UNPUBLISHABLE anthology book launch. 3 pm ET. Brooklyn, NY. In-person and virtual.

2021

April 22nd, 2021. Harman Fellow reading & conversation with poet Prof. Grace Schulman. 12:50 pm ET. Virtual.

June 24-28th, 2021. ALA Annual Conference. “Book Clubs Strengthen Community and Celebrate Diversity” panel with PRH authors Qian Julie Wang, Chibundu Onuzo, and Tiphanie Yanique. Virtual.

July 14th, 2021. Columbia Publishing Course panel with editor Marie Pantojan, agent Jin Auh, and publicist Rachel Rokicki. 1 pm ET. Virtual.

October 2nd, 2021. Little Manila Block Party. 11 am ET. Queens, NY. In-person.

November 15th, 2021. Penguin Random House’s Bookseller & Librarian Program with authors Weike Wang, Tara Stringfellow, and Warsan Shire. 8 pm ET. Virtual.

2022

January 4th, 2022. Come celebrate the official release of BROWN GIRLS! Book launch party at Powerhouse, 7 pm ET. In conversation with author Frances Cha. In-person.

January 5th, 2022. Astoria Book Shop, 6 pm ET. In conversation with author Stephanie Jimenez. Virtual.

January 6th, 2022. Instagram Live w/ bookstagrammer Robin Kall, 3:40 pm ET. Virtual.

January 6th, 2022. Harvard Books, 7 pm ET. In conversation with author Megha Majumdar. Virtual.

January 14th, 2022. Girls Write Now, 6 pm ET. “The Intimate & the Invented: Writing Fiction with author Daphne Palasi Andreades,” a craft talk. Virtual.

January 15th, 2022. Author Hour: New Year, New Fiction. A panel w/ author Marie Rutkoski, 3 pm ET. Virtual.

January 16th, 2022. Book signing at St. John’s Church in Queens, NY. 12 pm ET. In-person.

January 18th, 2022. Skylight Books, 6 pm PT. In conversation with author Mina Seçkin. Virtual.

January 24th, 2022. Write to Change the World Series, Instagram Live w/ author Cleyvis Natera @cleyvisnatera, 1 pm ET. Virtual.

January 27th, 2022. WNYC’s “All of It” w/ host Alison Stewart, 12:40 pm ET. Live radio.

February 1st, 2022. Blue Stoop & Harriett’s Bookshop w/ writer Fajr Muhammad, 7 pm ET . Virtual.

February 8th, 2022. London Writers’ Salon, 1:15 pm ET / 6:15 pm GMT. Virtual.

February 9th, 2022. Debuts and Redos w/ authors Zaina Arafat & Megan Milks. Book Club, 8 pm ET. In-person.

February 22nd, 2022. Times Radio w/ presenters Phil Williams and Natalie Jamieson, 8 pm GMT / 3 pm ET. Live radio.

February 23rd, 2022. Powerhouse, Book Talk w/ author Morgan Thomas, 7pm ET. Virtual.

February 24th, 2022. Books Are Magic. “Red Ink Series” panel, 7 pm ET. Virtual.

March 7th, 2022. KERA Think w/ host and journalist Krys Boyd, 1 pm ET. Live radio.

March 15th, 2022. Adriana Ink, 6 pm ET. Facebook Live @AdrianaTrigiani. Virtual.

March 17th, 2022. Pete’s Reading Series w/ authors Jane Pek and Edgar Gomez. Pete’s Candy Store, 7 pm ET. In-person.

March 24th, 2022. AWP. “2022 Debut Authors Discuss: How to Prepare for a Book Deal.” Panel w/ authors Jonathan Escoffrey, Cleyvis Natera, Jean Chen Ho, and Xochitl Gonzalez, 9 am ET. Philadelphia, PA. In-person.

April 4th, 2022. PEN America, NYC Mayor’s Office, & DREAMing out loud. Private event. Virtual.

April 7th, 2022. Avoid the Day Bookstore & Café, 7 pm ET. In conversation w/ community organizer Felicia Singh. In-person.

April 11th, 2022. Franklin Park Reading Series w/ authors Mesha Maren, Farah Ali, Monica Prince, & Chelsea Bierber. Franklin Park Bar, 8 pm ET. In-person.

May 7th, 2022. Montclair Literary Festival, “Black and Asian Solidarities Panel w/ author Albert Samaha and Prof. Kavitha Rajagopalan, moderated by Prof. Mia Charlene White.” 10:45 am ET. In-person.

May 25th, 2022. Gotham Writers: Inside Writing, 5 pm ET. Virtual.

June 13th, 2022. Table of Contents reading series w/ authors Emma Straub and Lydia Conklin, 7 pm ET. In-person at Insa. Purchase tickets here.

June 14th, 2022. In conversation w/ author Christine Kandic Torres about her debut novel, THE GIRLS IN QUEENS, 7 pm ET. In-person at LIC Bar. Tickets required.

July 22nd, 2022. New York Public Library & Asian American Writers’ Workshop reading with author Zain Khalid, 5:30 pm ET – 7:30 pm ET. In-person at Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library’s Rooftop Terrace, W40th St. & Fifth Avenue. RSVP required.

July 23rd, 2022. Kweli Literary Festival. “Kweli Alum on Craft and Community” panel w/ authors Christine Kandic Torres, Cleyvis Natera, and Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, moderated by Nadia Owusu. In-person at Barnard College. Registration required.

August 5th, 2022. Sharon Summer Book Signing, 5:30 pm ET – 7:30 pm ET. In-person at Sharon Historical Society. Tickets required.

August 23rd, 2022. Convocation Speaker for CUNY Baruch College’s 2022 Convocation Ceremony. Author Visit to CUNY Baruch College’s Honors and SEEK Program. In-person. (This event is private and not open to the public.)

September 3rd-4th, 2022. The Spencertown Academy Annual Festival of Books. In-person at Spencertown, NY.

September 22nd-25th, 2022. Authors for Voices of Color Auction, in partnership with We Need Diverse Books.

October 13th, 2022. New American Voices Award Ceremony & Reading w/ fellow finalists Aamina Ahmad and Sindya Bhanoo. Prize judged by authors Patricia Engel, Christopher Castellani, Huan Hsu. 7:30pm ET. In-person at Fall for the Book, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.

October 18th, 2022. “Off the Page: Conversations with Writers” Literary Reading Series, 7 pm ET. In-person at Kupferberg Center for the Arts at CUNY Queens College. RSVP required. Will also be livestreamed here.

October 20th, 2022. Book Club Visit at The BookMark Shoppe, 7pm ET. In-person in Brooklyn, NY.

October 27th, 2022. “Flip the Script,” a book reading & fundraiser w/ Victor Manibo and Albert Samaha to celebrate Filipino American Heritage Month. In partnership with ARK, Honeybrains, and Yu & Me Books. Tickets required.

November 17th, 2022. Come celebrate the paperback release of BROWN GIRLS on Nov. 17th, 7 PM, at P&T Knitwear | Bookstore in NYC! RSVP today.