Appearances

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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

2020

A Ninth Anniversary Reading by Center for Fiction Emerging Writers Fellows, AWP Conference, San Antonio, TX

2019

Center for Fiction NYC Emerging Writers Fellows Reading, Brooklyn, NY
Franklin Park Reading Series, Brooklyn, NY

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
Women Writers of the Diaspora, New York, NY

2015

Kimbilio Fiction Fellows reading, Brooklyn, NY
BK Live television interview, Brooklyn, NY
The Word Cabaret, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists’ Coalition, Brooklyn, NY

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