January 1, 3 pm. New Year’s Day reading, @ the Poetry Project, NYC.

January 6, Lecture, 10:30 am @ Bennington College, CAPA

January 7, 8 pm. Reading @ Bennington College

February 16,6:30, @ Nuyorican Poets Cafe, NYC

March 17, Kundiman event, Los Angeles

April 1, Reading, 7:30 @ La MaMa, East Village, NYC

April 14, 7 pm @ VON, NYC

April 2019, six-week poetry workshop at Poets House

August 2-4, Asian American Literary Festival, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC

August 6-11, Premiere of Bernstein Songs, collaboration with Jessie Montgomery, Gateways Festival, Eastman School of Music


March 31, 3:30 pm @Museum of Arts and Design.  Reading and artist collaboration with Camille Hoffmann and Sarah Gambito

May 6, 10:30 am @subculture.  Reading and concert, music by clarinetist Anthony McGill

Nov 13, 4 pm @The New School. Faculty showcase reading


February 9, 4:30 pm @AWP, Ballroom C, Washington Convention Center with Monica Youn and Rowan Ricardo Phillips, for Poets House

March 26, 4 pm @Beyond Baroque, Venice, CA

April 23, 12 pm @Sarah Lawrence College.  "Who Decides What's Political?" Panel with Rachel McKibbens and Robin Beth Schaer

April 23, 3 pm @Sarah Lawrence College featuring J. Mae Barizo and Brenda Shaughnessy

September 16, Burlington Book Festival

November 1,7 pm @ Moonstone Arts Center, Philadelphia 

November 29, 2 pm, lecture at Sarah Lawrence College


February 9, 7 pm @ Louis Meisel Gallery, NYC.  Premier performance of SWOON, a song cycle by Doug Balliet, text by J. Mae Barizo

February 28, 4:30 pm @Bartow Pell Mansion, reading and book signing

March 31, 5 pm @Far Bar, Los Angeles

April 2, 11 am @Los Angeles Convention Center, book signing

April 2, 1:30 @Los Angeles Convention Center, Four Way Books Reading

April 7, 7 pm @Asian American Writers Workshop, NYC

April 21, 7 pm @Poets House with Marie Howe and Melissa Green, NYC

May 7, 7 pm @Mannes The New School for Music, NYC

September 19, 7 pm @Bowery Poetry Club, NYC

October 7, 7 pm @Dire Literary Series, Boston, MA

October 15, 4 pm @Poets House, NYC

November 11, @Roots Poetry Series, Brooklyn


August 6, 6 pm @Explore Booksellers, Aspen, CO.  Book launch and reading

September 8-10 @Avaloch Farm Music Institute, NH. Artist residency

September 15, 7 pm @The Shrine, NYC. First Person Plural reading series

September 24, 2:30 pm @SUNY Orange, NY.  Lecture and Masterclass, Kaplan Hall

September 24, 7 pm @SUNY Orange, NY.  Coffeehouse reading, Great Room

September 30, 7 pm @Book Culture on Columbus, NYC. Four Way Books Launch reading

October 3, 7 pm @KGB Bar, NYC.  Four Way Books Launch Reading

October 9, 7 pm @Indy Hall, Philadelphia, PA. Red Sofa reading series

October 15 7 pm @Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ.  WAMFEST

October 26, 6 pm @Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC.  Bennington Reading Series and book launch party

November 20, 7 pm @PorterSquare Books, Boston, MA

December 6, 7 pm @The Big Hunt, Washington D.C. Bennington Readers