Readings, Papers & Teaching


2018  “Goldenrod Poetry Festival: Guest Poet,” April 18, Western Kentucky University, details here

“Concert & Book Launch Party: Destruction of Man,” April 6, Third Man Books at Soft Junk, with Abraham Smith, Adia Victoria and Little Bandit, details here

2017  “X-Peri and the Dada Effect: Readings of Contemporary Experimental Writing,” May 18, Vanderbilt Fine Arts Gallery, Vanderbilt University, with Sammantha J. Prychodko, Jamie Thurman and Alex Lundy, details here


2018  “The Undoing of Self in Robert Duncan’s Passages,” February 22-24, The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900, New Groundwork: Form, Self and Tradition in the Poetry of Robert Duncan Seminar, University of Louisville

2017  “Slow Reading by Default: How Slow Processing Speed Benefits Literary Comprehension,” October 26-29, Association of Literary Scholars, Critics and Writers Conference, Slow Reading Seminar, University of Dallas

“A Sweet Disorder: ADHD, Dyslexia, Modernist Indeterminacy and the Poetics of Neurodiversity,” May 2, The Unbinding Prometheus Project, The Modernist Social Network Seminar Series, University of Pennsylvania


2018  Poem Fail: A Poetry Workshop, April 18, Workshop Leader, the Robert Penn Warren Room, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

2017  Writing Badly: A Poetry Workshop, March 11, Workshop Co-leader (with Win Bassett), The Porch Writers’ Collective, Refinery Nashville, Nashville, TN

2016  Writing Badly: A Poetry Workshop, June 18, Workshop Co-leader (with Win Bassett), The Porch Writers’ Collective, The Skillery, Nashville, TN