“Prose Workshop: Experimental Approaches to Writing Your Story,” Workshop Leader, Chautauqua Writers’ Center, Chautauqua Literary Arts, Chautauqua, NY, Jan/Feb 2021


“Inventing Language to Say the Unsayable,” Reading & Conversation with Rachel M. Simon, Pace University’s Virtual Poetry Festival, October 2020

“Metaphor,” Poetry Workshop with DeMisty Bellinger, Pace University’s Virtual Poetry Festival, October 2020  

“Alumni Reading Series,” Host, Community of Writers, Squaw Valley, CA, October 2020

“Starting Your Novel,” Workshop Leader, Pace University’s Virtual Creative Arts Festival, Saturated Channel, May 2020

“College Acceptance,” Author, Theatre Lab Monologue Festival, Florida Atlantic University, March 29, 2020, online



Pen Parentis Literary Salon. Reading and convo on “Small Town, USA” with Marie Lee, Keetje Kuipers. Moderated by M. M. DeVoe and Christina Chiu. November 12, 2019, 7 PM, 150 Broadway, 20th Floor, New York, NY

Chautauqua Literary Arts, Writer-in-Residence, Summer 2019, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, New York

AWP Conference, Panelist, “Dystopias and Utopias in Contemporary Asian-American Literature,” March 2019, Portland, OR



Korean-American Women Writers, Columbia University, December 2, 2018, New York, NY

AWP Conference, Panelist, “We are Your Saviors: Faculty of Color Respond to the MFA vs POC Debate,” March 2019, Portland, OR

Dead Rabbits Reading, May 14, 2017, 8 PM, DTUT, 1744 Second Avenue, New York, New York

Sunday Salon NYC, Reading, May 21, 2017, 7 PM, Jimmy’s No. 43, 43 East 7th Street, New York, New York

Reading with Julia Halprin Jackson & Gary Singh, Flash Fiction CollectiveAlley Cat Books, San Francisco, California, June 1, 2017, 7 PM

Love and Korean Democracy. Asian American Writers’ Workshop. 112 W 27th St #600, New York, NY, 7 PM. With Yoojin Grace Wuertz, author of EVERYTHING BELONGS TO US, and E. Tammy Kim, writer for The New Yorker

Unusual Debut Fiction, Spoonbill & Sugartown, 99 Monstrose Ave, Brooklyn, NY. June 24, 2017. 7 PM. With Juan Martinez, author of BEST WORST AMERICAN, and Paul Cohen, author of THE GLAMSHACK. Moderated by Leland Cheuk, author of LETTERS FROM DINOSAURS

The Interplay Between Art & Identity, Mid-Sentence: Writers in ConversationJune 30, 2017. 6 PMExcited to be speaking with Hala Alyan and Hannah Lillith Assadi on the interplay between identity and art

Women of Letters New York CityJuly 11, 2017, 7 PM, Joe’s Pub at the Public Theater, 425 Lafayette Street, New York, New York

Women & Children First Bookstore, Conversation with Juan Martinez, author of BEST WORST AMERICAN,  September 14, 2017. 7:30 PM, 5233 N Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois

Brooklyn Book Festival, Working with Amazon Publishing, Author & Editor Perspectives Panel,  September 17, 2017, 5 PM, Borough Hall Courtroom, 209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, New York

Prendergast Library, Author Visit & Book Signing, September 20, 2017, 7 PM, 509 Cherry Street, Jamestown, New York

Marvin House, Guest Speaker, Members’ Luncheon, September 21, 2017, noon, 2 W 5th Street, Jamestown, New York (Invitation Only)

Sunday Salon Chicago, Reading, September 24, 2017, 7 PM. Riverview Tavern, 1958 West Roscoe Street, Chicago, Illinois

Pace University, Reading and Q&A, October 11, 2017, 5 PM, 861 Bedford Road, Pleasantville, New York

Scarsdale Public Library, Scarsdale Salon, Reading,  October 12, 2017, 7 PM, 54 Olmstead Road, Scarsdale, New York

Armonk Public Library,  Indie Author Day, Reading & Activities, October 14, 2017, noon, 19 Whippoorwill Road E., Armonk, New York

Bedford Free Public Library, Local Authors’ Series, Reading & Signing,  October 25, 2017, 7 PM, 32 Village Green, Bedford, New York

The Freya ProjectEssay on the Theme of A Time You Put Yourself First, November 30, 2017, 7 PM, Ramona Bar, 113 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, New York

Korean American Story Reading Event, December 13, 2017, 7 PM, New York, New York

Fitchburg State University, Reading, March 28, 2018, 2 PM, 160 Pearl Street, Fitchburg, MA

Pio Pico Koreatown Library, Reading & Conversation with Authors Steph Cha and Jimin Han, April 4, 2018, 6 PM, 694 S Oxford Rd., Los Angeles, CA

The Franciscan Sisters of the Poor Foundation, First Literary Fundraising Book Signing with Authors Patricia Dunn, Jimin Han, Rebecca Marks, Ines Rodrigues, LeeAnn Callaghan, April 12, 2018, 6:30 PM, 277 Park Ave.,  New York, NY

Annapolis Book Festival, Panel with Rafael Alvarez, “So We Beat On: Characters Grappling with the Past,” April 28, 2018, 10 AM, The Key School, 534 Hillsmere Dr., Annapolis, MD

The Left Forum Conference, “Telling Radical Stories: Fiction as an Instrument of Resistance,” panel with Kate Jessica Raphael, Aya de Leon, Celine Keating, June 2, 2018, noon, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY

Chautauqua Writers’ Festival, Panel & Break Out Session on Teaching Writing in Times of Crisis, June 23, 2018, 2 PM, Chautauqua, NY

Community of Writers at Squaw Valley, Writers’ Conference, Alumni Reading, July 11, 2018, 5:30 PM, 1960 Squaw Valley Rd, Olympic Valley, CA

Halfway Therea Reading Series in Montclair, NJ, at the Red Eye Cafe with Jared Harél, Jillian Medoff, and Dimitri Reyes, 94 Walnut St., Montclair, NJ, October 15, 2018, 6:30 PM

The Foundation for the Yonkers Public Library, Fall Gala, Yonkers Riverside Library, Yonkers, NY, October 17, 2018, 6 PM

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