April 17, 2017 Tulane University / New Orleans, LA
Island People - in conversation with Kim Vaz

April 17, 2017 The Ace Hotel / New Orleans, LA
Island People - the party

April 25, 2017 Bear Pond Books / Montpelier, VT
Island People - in conversation with Kerrin McCadden

April 29, 2017 Greenlight Books / Brooklyn, NY
Island People - with cocktails

May 15, 2017 El Museo del Barrio / New York, NY
Municipal Art Society, Gill Prize ceremony + conversation

June 3-4, 2017 Bay Area Book Festival / Berkeley, CA
(with Geoff Dyer, Rachel Kushner, Francisco Goldman, et al.)

June 11, 2017 Balham Literary Festival / London, UK
(with Kabka Kassabova and Jan Ruger) 

June 12, 2017 Pages of Hackney / London, UK
Island People

June 16-18, 2017 Dalkey Literary Festival / Dalkey, Ireland
Island People (with Marlon James, Shashi Tharoor, et al.) 

November 9, 2017 The New School / New York, NY
Tribute to Michelle Cliff (with Tiphanie Yanique, Honor Moore, et al.)

January 11-14, 2018 Key West Literary Seminar / Key West, FL
"Writers of the Caribbean" with Edwidge Danticat, Robert Antoni, Jamaica Kincaid, et al.