Upcoming Events


October 20, 2018. San Francisco, CA. Litquake

November 8, 2018. Salem, OR. Willamette University

November 13, 2018. Palm Beach, Florida. Treasure Coast Literary Society

February 5, 2019. Corte Madera, CA. Book Passage (paperback release party for Song of a Captive Bird)

February 9, 2019. Berkeley, CA. Berkeley Public Library Foundation’s Annual Authors Dinner

March 2019. Portland, OR. AWP Conference 

March 28-30, 2019. San Francisco, CA. Iranian Diaspora Studies Conference, San Francisco State University

April 11, 2019. Sausalito, CA. Why There Are Words 

October 2019. Decorah, Iowa. Luther College Writers’ Festival
August 2018. Seattle, WA. Elliott Bay
August 2018. Seattle, WA. Seattle Iranian Festival
June 2018. Mountain View, California. Voices of Women for Change Conference,
May 2018. Berkeley, CA. Revolution Books
April 2018. Sausalito, CA. Why There Are Words Literary Salon
April 2018. New York, NY. Asian American Writers’ Workshop (with Porochista Khakpour and Shahriar Mandanipour)
April 2018. Davis, CA. University of California, Davis
April 2018. New York, NY. Random House Spring Open House
April 2018. Newport Beach, Literary Orange.
April 2018. San Jose, CA. San Jose State University, Steinbeck Fellows Program
March 2018. Corte Madera, CA. Left Coast Writers Literary Salon
March 2018. La Jolla, CA. Warwicks

February 2018. Palo Alto, CA. Books, Inc.
February 2018. San Francisco, CA. Booksmith
February 2018. San Francisco, CA. San Francisco Public Library 
February 2018. Tampa, FL. AWP Conference

February 20, 2018. San Francisco, CA. California College of the Arts
February 11, 2018. Corte Madera, CA. Book Passage

Book Passage, Corte Madera, California
Politics and Prose, Washington, D.C.
Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Middlebury, Vermont