Please note that my travel calendar is now closed for the remainder of 2017.
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January 5 – 7, Hamline University, Guest lecturer, Minneapolis, MN
January 25 – 28, 2018, Kindling Words East, The Essex Resort, Burlington, VT
February 1, 2017, Georgia State University, Lecture on Diversity, Atlanta, GA
March 3, 2018, Bank Street College, A Celebration of Bilingual Books and Latinx Communities, 9 am – 2 PM, Bank Street College, New York, New York
March 10, 2018, California Association of Teachers of English (CATE), annual conference (With Literacy and Justice for All,) San Diego, California, lunch keynote speaker, 12:30 – 2:30 pm
March 19, 2018, Kennesaw State University Literature Conference, KSU Center, Kennesaw, GA
March 22, 2018, Library of Virginia, Women in History event, 600 East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia 5:30 PM
March 27, 2018, 7 pm – 8:30 pm, Two authors in conversation: Meg Medina and Elizabeth Acevedo, the i too collective, Langston Hughes House, New York, New York
March 28, 2018, P.S 89 in Queens, school visit.
March 29, 2018, 10:30 am, Brooklyn Public Library, Dweck Center auditorium at the Central Library (Grand Army Plaza)
April 9 – 14, 2018, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Susan Steinfirst Memorial Lecture and Steinfirst Artist-in-Residency program at Carrboro Elementary School
April 20 – 21, 2018 North Texas Book Festival, Irving, TX
April 24, 2018, South County Middle School, Virginia
April 25 – 26, 2018, Candlewick Press Librarian Preview Event, details TBD, New York, New York
April 30, Library of Congress, Dia de los Niños event, Library of Congress, Washington, DC DiaProgramDescription short_sdw
May 4, 2018, East City Book Shop. 645 Pennsylvania Ave SE Washington, DC 20003 Details TBD.
May 5, 2018, TedX Herndon, VA EVENT CANCELLED BY ORGANIZERS
May 10, 2018, Library of Congress Literacy Awards Conference: Reading Promotion and the Battle to Keep People Reading, 9 am – 4 PM, Library of Congress, Washington DC.
May 18 – 20, 2018, SCBWI Novel revision retreat, Roslyn Retreat and Conference Center, Richmond, VA
June 1, 2018, Book Expo America, Children’s Book & Author Breakfast, with Jacqueline Woodson, Dave Eggers, and Yuyi Morales. Moderated by Viola Davis.
June 20, 2018, GIRLS OF SUMMER, Richmond Public Library, Main branch
June 27, 2017, Shenandoah Children’s Literature Conference, Shenandoah University, Virginia
July 7 – 8, 2018 Hamline University, Minneapolis, MN
August 2 – 7, 2018, SCBWI National Conference, Los Angeles, CA
Island Readers and Writers, Blueberry Harvest School, Maine (Details TBD: August 13 – 17) Info: Ruth Feldman, 207-244-5111
September 1, 2018, National Book Festival, Washington, DC
September 13, 2018, Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, New York
September 21 – 23, 2018, SCBWI Wisconsin Conference, Green Lake, WI. Details TK in spring.
September 24 – 25, 2018 at Madison Public Library via Friends of the CCBC, details TK
September 30 – October 1, Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures. Details TK
October 19 – 20, 2018, Greater Washington Area Reading Council Conference, Washington DC. Details TK
October 19, 2019, Vegas Valley Festival of the Book