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2012 Events and Appearances

January 7, 2012

Keynote address, Palmer Arts Council Annual Meeting, Palmer AK

January 11, 2012

7:00-8:30 p.m.

49 Writers Synergies Event

Poemgrass: a Poet and a Banjo

Featuring poet Peggy Shumaker and musician Robin Child

Anchorage Museum, Brian E. Davies Chugach Gallery (4th Floor)

January 12-14, 2012

Creating Communities

Alaska State Countil on the Arts Statewide Gathering, Anchorage AK

Feb. 29-March 3, 2012

AWP in Chicago

March 7, 2012

University of Arizona 40th Anniversary

11:00 Post-MFA Writers Communities

7:00 Reading

March 10, 2012

4:30  Reading at Poet's House, NYC

with Li-Young Lee and Amber Flora Thomas

March 20, 2012

Alaska Literary Series Launch Celebration and Reading,

7:30 ARTS 150, UAA Anchorage

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell, and prose by Marjorie Cole

March 24, 2012

Alaska Literary Series Launch Celebration and Reading, Fairbanks

7:00 Bear Gallery, Fairbanks Arts Association

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell, and prose by Marjorie Cole

March 27, 2012

Poetry Out Loud

Alaska State Finals, Juneau Arts and Culture Center, 5:00

April 8, 2012

1:00 Celebration, 2:00 Reading

Boreal Books Reading at Ruskin Art Center, 800 S. Plymouth Blvd. Los Angeles 

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell, and prose by Marjorie Cole    Special guest Ron Carlson.  Thanks, Red Hen Press!

April 9, 2012

Alaska Literary Series Launch Celebration and Reading, Seattle

7:00 Richard Hugo House, 1634 11th Ave., Seattle

Hosted by Hugo House and Rainier Writing Workshop

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell,

and prose by Marjorie Cole

April 10, 2012

Alaska Literary Series Launch Celebration and Reading, Ketchikan

5:00 Meet the writers, no host supper at The Point

6:30 Reading, Ketchikan Public Library

Hosted by Ketchikan Public Library, UAS Library, and Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell,

and prose by Marjorie Cole

April 11, 2012

Alaska Literary Series Launch Celebration and Reading, Sitka

7:30 Kettleson Library, Sitka

Hosted by the Island Institute and Kettleson Library

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell,

and prose by Marjorie Cole

April 13, 2012

Alaska Literary Series Launch Celebration and Reading, Juneau

11:30 UAS Bookstore, reading and refreshments--open to everyone

Class visits

Hosted by UAS Bookstore, UAS Creative Writing

Featuring poems by Joan Kane, Amber Flora Thomas, Nicole Stellon-O'Donnell,

and prose by Marjorie Cole

June 8-12, 2012

Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference

July 15-22, 2012

Port Townsend Writers Conference

July 15-29, 2012

Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival

Creative Writing Class

August 5-15, 2012

Rainier Writing Workshop Residency

September 8, 2012

Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival Creative Writing Class reading

7:00, Bear Gallery, Pioneer Park

September 21-23, 2012

LitFuse, Tieton WA

September 26-30, 2012

Alaska State Writer Laureate visit to Nome

teaching 1-credit class, giving reading

Oct. 1-3, 2012

Alaska State Writer Laureate visit to Kotzebue

October 18, 2012

Alaska Governor's Awards in the Arts and Humanities

Captain Cook Hotel, Anchorage

Nov. 11, 2012

Red Hen Press Fundraiser, Pasadena CA

November 21-25, 2012

NonfictioNow in Melbourne Australia

 

*To arrange a reading, lecture, or guest appearance, please contact Peggy Shumaker.

     

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