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2007 Events and Appearances

Feb. 28-Mar. 3, 2007
Associated Writing Programs Annual Conference
Atlanta GA
At the Red Hen Press Booth
Thursday March 1, 11:30am-12:30 pm
Friday March 2, 3:30-4:30 pm
Saturday March 3, 2:30-3:30 pm
Off-site Reading with other Red Hen Authors, 7:30 Thursday, Mar. 1
Charis Bookstore
1189 Euclid Ave.
Atlanta GA

March 7, 2007
Gettysburg College
Gettysburg PA
Blaze slide presentation and reading
8:00 p.m., Joseph Theater
Gettysburg College
Reception following

March 13, 2007
Fisher College
Rochester NY
Two classes & Reading

June 8-12, 2007
Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference
Land's End
Homer AK

July 13-14, 2007
Alaska Book Festival
University of Alaska Fairbanks Campus
Friday, 1:00 Wood Center, UAF
Poetry Panel
Friday, 7:00-9:00 Reading, Forget-me-not Bookstore, Gaffney Road
with Doreen Fitzgerald and Dan O'Neill
Saturday, 1:00 Wood Center, UAF
Panel on Writing and Publishing
with Kantner, O'Neill, Marusek, Cox, Straley, Brightwell

July 15-31, 2007
Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival
University of Alaska Fairbanks Campus
Creative Writing Class
I'll be teaching along with Marvin Bell, Scott Olsen, and Ann Pancake.
Faculty reading UA Museum, 5:30, Tuesday, July 17, 2007 Booksigning to follow.
Special guest writers Jennifer Brice, Derick Burleson, Marjorie Cole, Amber Flora Thomas
For more information go to

August 4-15, 2007
Rainier Writing Workshop Residency
Pacific Lutheran University Campus
Tacoma WA

Barnstorming Alaska Tour

September 12, 2007
Island Institute, Sitka, Alaska
7:00, Pioneer Home Chapel
120 Katlian St. (across from Totem Square)
Reading by Peggy Shumaker from Just Breathe Normally
Reading by Jennifer Brice from Unlearning to Fly

September 13, 2007
3:00-5:00 Craft Talk, University of Alaska Anchorage
Library Dean's Conference Room, 302A
7:30 p.m., Title Wave Bookstore
Reading by Peggy Shumaker from Just Breathe Normally
Reading by Jennifer Brice from Unlearning to Fly
1360 W. Northern Lights Blvd. (Northern Lights at Spendard)

September 14, 2007
Midnight Sun Visiting Writers Series
University of Alaska Fairbanks
7:00 p.m., University of Alaska Museum of the North
Reading Peggy Shumaker from Just Breathe Normally
Reading by Jennifer Brice from Unlearning to Fly

September 15, 2007
Kachemak Bay Campus, Kenai Peninsula College
Brief Nonfiction, Prose Poems, Essays-- a class with Peggy Shumaker and Jennifer Brice
Saturday 12:00-5:30, Sunday 10:00-5:30 College credit available
7:30 Reading Peggy Shumaker from Just Breathe Normally
Reading by Jennifer Brice from Unlearning to Fly

September 19-20, 2007
Pacific Nortwest Booksellers' Association Conference
Medenbauer Center and Bellevue Coast Hotel
Bellevue WA

September 21, 2007
UAF Alumni Association
Luncheon Book Signing (with Debbie Miller)
Princess Riverside Lodge
Fairbanks AK

September 27, 2007
7:00 p.m., University of Arizona Poetry Center
Alumni Reading with Kit McIlroy, Spring Ulmer, Peggy Shumaker
1508 E. Helen St. (S/E corner Helen and Vine)
Tucson AZ 85721
Parking at Highland Garage, NW of the Poetry Center

September 28 , 2007
7:00 p.m., Changing Hands Bookstore
Peggy Shumaker reading from Just Breathe Normally
Hershman R. John reading from I Swallow Turquoise for Courage
6428 S. McClintock Dr.
Guadalupe and McClintock
Tempe, AZ 85383

Oct. 3, 2007
Guest Speaker
Professor Paul Morris's Graduate Creative Nonfiction Class
Piper Center
Arizona State University
Tempe AZ

Oct. 8, 2007
12:00 Brownbag Craft Talk on Creative Nonfiction with ASU Graduate Students
1:40 Guest speaker Professor Cynthia Hogue's writing class

October 14, 2007
Dedication ceremonies
Helen S. Schaefer Building
University of Arizona Poetry Center
1508 E. Cherry
Tucson, Arizona 85721

October 16, 2007
Paradise Valley Community College
18401 N. 32nd St.
Phoenix AZ 85032
10:30 Professor Lois Roma-Deeley's writing class
2:00 Panel: "The Artist's Life: Dialogue Across the Arts" with artists from several discipline
Studio Theatre, M Building, East Wing, West end of campus

October 25, 2007
University of Nebraska Lincoln
both events in Andrews Hall, Room 228
2:30-5:30 Seminar with graduate students
7:30 Reading from Just Breathe Normally

October 26-27, 2007
Nebraska Book Festival
2:20 Reading on Oct. 27
Freedom Commons
Andersen Hall
on the Mall at 15th and P Streets
Lincoln NE

October 29, 2007
7:00 Reading
Gallery, Memorial Union
Iowa State University
Ames, IA

October 30, 2007
4:00 Presentation from Blaze
8:00 Reading from Just Breathe Normally
Cowles Library Reading Room
Drake University
Des Moines IA

November 1-3, 2007
NonfictioNow Conference
Sheraton Iowa City
Iowa City, IA
Reading with University of Nebraska Press authors
5:00 Nov. 1

November 15, 2007
7:00 p.m., Burton Barr Central Library
1221 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Reading from Just Breathe Normally  .