Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 20, 2017, 7-9 p.m.
Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike for  Women & Trans’
Feature Writers: Iris N. Schwartz & Dawn Leas

Bluestockings Bookstore
172 Allen St.
(between Staton & Rivington)
1 1/2 blocks south from E.Houston


Saturday, July 29, 2017, Time TBA
AuthorFest 2017
Dorflinger Factory Museum, White Mills, PA

I will be on a poetry panel in the morning with Brian Fanelli, Nancy Dymond, and Daryl Sznyter.

Friday and Saturday, August 4-5, 2017, 4-4:45 p.m.
Pennsylvania Writers Conference
Wilkes University
Panel – Pressing the Issue: Working With an Independent Press
Brian Fanelli, Raymond Hammond, Amanda Bradley, Dawn Leas, and Christine Gelineau

Past Readings

Saturday, June 10, 2017, Noon
NEPA Yoga Festival (8 a.m. to 7 p.m.)
Montage Mountain Resorts, Scranton, PA

I presented “Rooting Poetry in Place – how poets respond to, engage, honor, and invited readers into place.”

Sunday, March 26, 2017 2 p.m.
In Concert with the Arts Program
Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre
This program was a multi-genre event with dance, music, theater, comedy and poetry.

June 2016 Wilkes M.A./M.F.A. Residency Reading

June 2015 Wilkes M.A./M.F.A. Residency Reading

January 2015 Wilkes M.A./M.F.A. Residency Reading

April 2011 Mulberry Poets & Writers Association Members Reading at The Bowery Club