Appearances

Upcoming

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 7:00 PM
Center for Fiction Emerging Writers Fellows Reading
15 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217

Invite Kim to read her work!

 

Video Clips

NYC Emerging Writers Fellows Reading (28:00, excerpt from my Ghana novel), Center for Fiction,  2018

BK Live interview: discussing the Kimbilio program with Angela Flournoy,  2015

The Places We’ve Been travel writing panel (31:50, excerpt from my Ghana memoir),  2014

Girls Write Now Chapters creative nonfiction reading with mentee,  2010

Sunday Salon reading series,  2008

 

Past Appearances

2018

Center for Fiction NYC Emerging Writers Fellows Reading, New York, NY

Book launch for Kem Joy Ukwu’s Locked Gray / Linked Blue, Brooklyn, NY

FLAPPERHOUSE Year Four Reading, Brooklyn, NY

Halfway There Reading Series, Montclair, NJ

2017

Ditmas Lit reading series, Brooklyn, NY

FLAPPERHOUSE reading, Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn Book Fest Bookend reading, Brooklyn, NY

2016

Manhattanville Reading Series, Brooklyn, NY,  2016

Women Writers of the Diaspora, New York, NY,  2016

2015

Kimbilio Fiction Fellows reading, Brooklyn, NY,  2015

BK Live television interview, Brooklyn, NY,  2015

The Word Cabaret, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists’ Coalition, Brooklyn, NY,  2015

2014 & earlier

The Places We’ve Been travel essay reading, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL,  2014

Poetry Electric, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, New York, NY,  2014

3rd Annual Swarthmore College Alumni Variety Show, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York, NY,  2014

Hurston-Wright Foundation benefit reading, New York, NY,  2014

Women Writers of the Diaspora Reading Series, The New School, New York, NY,  2013

New York Fulbrighters Salon, 206 Salon, New York, NY,  2012

Poetry Electric: Write On, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, New York, NY,  2012

2nd Annual Swarthmore College Alumni Variety Show, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York, NY,  2011

Tidal Basin Review reading, Washington, DC,  2010

Girls Write Now Chapters reading series, The Center for Fiction, New York, NY,  2010

Swarthmore College Alumni Variety Show, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York, NY,  2010

Kiva Cafe reading series, New York, NY,  2009

Beckoning for Change premier, New York, NY,  2009

Kettle of Fish, New York, NY, March & December 2009

Sunday Salon, Stain Bar, Brooklyn, NY,  2008

Just Like a Girl release reading, Bluestockings, New York, NY,  2008

Sunday Salon PALF contest winners reading, Kokrobitey, Ghana,  2008

Guild Complex BYOP reading, Chicago, IL,  2007

Muse All Arts reading, Winds Café, Chicago, IL,  2007

Lecture: “Ghana and the Slave Trade,” Bronzeville Academy & Chicago State University, Chicago, IL,  2006 & 2007

Guild Complex Nonfiction Reading Series, Chicago, IL,  2006

Bus Boys and Poets open mike, Washington, DC,  2005

Third World Café summer reading series, Chicago, IL,  2005