UPCOMING READINGS and LECTURES 2015/2016

I will be delivering a series of lectures across the country on poetry and poetics as part of the Bagley Wright Lecture Series. Please visit the Bagley Wright Lecture Series website for more information or see my schedule below. If you have questions about the series or would like to be added to the invitation email list please email ellen [dot] welcker [at] gmail.com. All lectures are free and open to the public.

Friday, November 11, 2016
Portland Literary Arts
7pm
Portland, OR
A lecture on the intersection of poetry, confession, ethics, and disobedience.

Monday, November 14th, 2016
Co-presented with Seattle Arts & Lectures
McCaw Hall / Nesholm Family Lecture Hall
7:30pm
Seattle, WA
A lecture on the intersection of poetry, confession, ethics, and disobedience.

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
University of California Berkeley
English Department Auditorium, Room D37
Hearst Field Annex
7:00pm
Berkeley, CA
A lecture on the intersection of poetry, confession, ethics, and disobedience.

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
University of San Francisco
Fromm Hall
6:30pm
San Francisco, CA
A lecture on the intersection of poetry, confession, ethics, and disobedience.

RECENT READINGS

Poetry Foundation, Yale University, The University of Texas at Austin, Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, University of Pittsburgh, Jewish History Museum, University of Arizona Poetry Center, The Library of Congress, Washington University, Empire for Phantom Books, Bryant Park, Tavern Books at Mother Foucault’s Bookshop, Couplet Reading Series, The Poetry Brothel, McNally Jackson Books, Virginia Tech, Pen Parentis, Poet’s Forum (The New School), Brooklyn Book Festival, City Lights (San Francisco), St. Mary’s College, Type Books, Skanky Possum, BLT Salon, Teachers and Writers, KGB, NYU Creative Writing Series, Cornelia Street Cafe, Shakespeare and Co. (Paris), Strand Book Store, Hudson Valley Writers Center, Tel Aviv University, Emotive Fruition, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Fireside Follies, NYU Bookstore, Smith College, Athens Cultural Center, Green Store (Belfast, ME), Microscope Gallery (‘Lectric Collective), Literary Death Match (Paris), Yeshiva University Museum, Book Culture, Harvard, Stella Adler Gallery, Sarah Lawrence, Lillian Vernon Writer’s House (NYU), Woodstock Memoir Festival, American Library Association, Barnard College, Housing Works, National Arts Club, Poets Outloud, ACA Galleries, Wesleyan University, Knitting Factory, Jewish Community Center, Labyrinth Books, KGB, St. Mark’s Poetry Project, Underwood Poetry Series, Makor, Harvard Advocate, The New School, Tattered Cover, Jade Creek Books, Prairie Lights Bookstore, Columbia College (Chicago)