Past Poetry Readings

Colleges and Universities:

  • Philadelphia College of Art, PA
  • Sarah Lawrence College, NY
  • Bucks County Community College, PA
  • Muhlenberg College, PA
  • Rutgers University, Camden, NJ
  • California State University at Chico, CA
  • Memphis College of Art, TN
  • Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN
  • University of Memphis, TN
  • Methodist College, Fayetteville, NC
  • Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
  • Berry College, Mt. Berry, GA (Southern Women Writers’ Conference)
  • University of North Alabama, Florence, AL
  • Mississippi State University, MS
  • Mississippi University for Women, MS
  • Pacific Northwest College, Portland, OR
  • Upcountry Literary Festival, University of SC (online)
  • Bridgewater International Poetry Festival, Bridgewater College, VA (online)
  • Reinhardt University, Waleska, GA
 

Arts Institutions and Civic Organizations:

  • The Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Philadelphia Art Alliance
  • YM/YWHA, Philadelphia
  • Pen and Pencil Club, Philadelphia
  • Walt Whitman Cultural Arts Center, Camden, NJ
  • Meridian Writers Cooperative, Philadelphia
  • Lanier Library Poetry Festival, Tryon, NC
  • Black Mountain Center for the Arts, Black Mountain, NC
  • All Souls Church Poetry Reading & Conversation: Biltmore Village, Asheville, NC
  • Southern Festival of Books, Nashville, TN
 

Radio and Television Stations:

  • The Louise Collins Show, WHWH Radio Station, Princeton, NJ
  • WXPN Radio Station, Philadelphia, PA
  • "Voice," Drexel University Television, DUTV-Cable 54, Philadelphia, PA
  • "Checking on the Arts" interviews, WKNO radio, Memphis, TN
  • KXCI Radio Station, Tucson, AZ
  • Wordplay, Asheville FM (online), Asheville, NC
  • WNCW 88.7 at Isothermal Community College, NC
  • "Asheville 'N The Arts" Radio Show, 103.7 FM or online
 

Libraries:

  • Whitman Branch, Free Library of Philadelphia, PA
  • New York Public Library, 127 Amsterdam Ave., NYC
  • Mid-Manhattan Library, 455 Fifth Ave., NYC
  • Logan Branch, Free Library of Philadelphia, sponsored by Commission on Human Relations, PA
  • Northwest Regional Library, Philadelphia, PA
  • Bethesda Public Library, MD (Bethesda Literary Festival)
  • Nashville Public Library, 615 Church Street, TN
  • Pack Library, Haywood Street, Asheville, NC
  • Durham Library, Durham, NC
 

Bookstores, Art Galleries, Clubs:

  • Barnes & Noble, Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA
  • Barnes & Noble, 4 Astor Place, NYC
  • Barnes & Noble, Brooklyn, NY
  • Davis Kidd Books, Memphis, TN
  • Burke's Book Store, Memphis, TN
  • Robin's Bookstore, Philadelphia, PA
  • The Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • City Book Shop, Philadelphia, PA
  • Borders Bookstore, Philadelphia, PA
  • Cabbages and Kings Book Store, Haddonfield, NJ
  • Barnes & Noble, Princeton, NJ
  • Blue Moon Jazz Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • (introduction by Yusef Komunyakaa)
  • Deliberate Literate, Memphis, TN
  • Borders Bookstore, Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA
  • Bar Noir Jazz Club, Philadelphia, PA
  • York Harbor Reading Room, York Harbor, ME
  • The Readers' Oasis, Tucson, AZ
  • Kings English Bookstore, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Northshire Bookstore, Manchester, VT
  • Wordsworth Books, Cambridge, MA
  • Changing Hands Bookstore, Tempe, AZ
  • Posana Cafe & Restaurant, Asheville, NC
  • Downtown Book & News, Asheville, NC
  • Malaprops Book Store, Asheville, NC
  • Black Mountain College Museum, Asheville, NC
  • City Lights Books, Sylva, NC
  • McIntyre's Books, Pittsboro, NC
  • Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Regulator Bookshop, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC
  • Fergie’s Pub, Philadelphia, PA
  • A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • McMenamin’s Ringler’s Pub, Portland, OR

 

Elementary and Secondary Schools in Philadelphia:

  • Germantown Friends School
  • Friends Select School
  • The Grover Cleveland School
  • A.D. Harrington Elementary School
 

Prisons:

       *  Holmesberg Prison, Philadelphia