Out & About

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Upcoming Events

November 2, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
Word Fountain Launch Party
Osterhout Free Library, Wilkes-Barre, PA

I will be part of a group reading to celebrate the release of the latest edition of Word Fountain.

Past Readings

September 9, 2017
NEPA Yoga Festival
Montage Mountain Resorts, Scranton, PA

I presented a lecture on using writing, reading and movement to get unstuck.

July 20, 2017

Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike for  Women & Trans’
Feature Writers: Iris N. Schwartz & Dawn Leas

Bluestockings Bookstore

July 29, 2017
AuthorFest 2017
Dorflinger Factory Museum, White Mills, PA
Poetry panel with Brian Fanelli, Nancy Dymond, and Daryl Sznyter.

August 4-5, 2017
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

June 10, 2017
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.”

March 26, 2017
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