Neela Vaswani

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2013

June 24 - 28:

Master Class
Summer Writers’ Week, 30th Annual
Manhattanville College
Purchase, NY


May 1:
Powerhouse
Brooklyn, NYC
5:30 - 6:30


February 7:
Brearley School for Girls
NYC


2012



December 13:
The Storylines Project
NYPL, NYC



November 13:
Westerly Middle School
at the Westerly Public Library
Westerly, RI

November 9:
Cedar Crest College
Multicultural Center
Allentown, PA



November 4:
New York Historical Society

NYC


October 26:
Friends School
Baltimore, MD



October 23:
M. Jerry Weiss Center at NJCU
Jersey City, NJ
5 - 7 pm



October 1:
Reading at Manhattanville College
with Elizabeth Eslami and Camille Rankine
Purchase, NY
7 pm



August 11:
Queens Museum of Art.  NYC.
Opening reception: 15 Years of the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective
3 - 6 pm
Exhibit runs through October 7



July 24:
Symphony Space.  Thalia Kids’ Book Club Camp.  NYC. 


May 28 - June 1:
Spalding University, BFA.  Visiting-Writer-in-Residence.  Louisville, Kentucky.



May 18-27:
Spalding University, MFA in Writing Program.  Louisville, Kentucky.



April 26:
Marblehead Highschool, Massachusetts.



April 14:
CityLit Fest
Central Library.  Baltimore, MD.
Meyerhoff Children’s Garden (Lower Level)
1 pm



April 13:
Alice Deal Middle School
at the Tenley-Friendship Library
Washington, DC
1 pm



April 13:
Reading at Politics and Prose.
Washington, DC
10:30 am



April 12:
Reading/Fundraiser luncheon for the Wayne County Library to be held at Hotel Wayne.  For tickets, contact the Wayne County Library.  Honesdale, PA.
Luncheon starts at 12 pm.



March 28 - 29:
SUNY Oswego 
Oswego, NY.
Reading: March 28.
5 pm.



March 14:
Morehead University 
Morehead, KY.
Craft Talk: 4.30 - 5.30 pm
Reading: 7 pm



March 13:
the Wild Fig Bookstore
Lexington, KY
Reading
7:30 pm



March 8:
Panelist. “White Noise,” AFTER 1989: Race After Multiculturalism.
CUNY
Graduate Center, The Proshansky Auditorium, 365 5th Avenue, NYC
7 pm


March 4:
Featured author on KDVS.
University of California, Davis.
Justin Desmangles’radio show: “Interviews with contemporary authors of Afroamerican literature.”
Tune in:
5 pm, PST.  8 pm, EST.



February 27:
Gallery MC. NYC, NY.  Multi-media book launch for SAME SUN HERE.  Featuring composer Milica Paranosic, filmmaker Carmen Kordas, and Composers Concordance.
7 pm



February 21:
The Dalton School.  NYC, NY.



February 16 - 17:
Knox College.  Caxton Reader. Galesburg, IL.



February 2:
“Off the Beaten Path” at the Asian American Writer’s Workshop.  With Sabina Murray and Alice Albinia.  NYC, NY.
Reading and panel discussion.
7pm



January 20 - 22:
ALA/Mid-Winter Conference.  Dallas, TX.



January 18 - 19:
ABA/Mid-Winter Conference.  New Orleans, LA.




2011


February 4:

Busboys and Poets
Reading with Spalding University Faculty
Washington D.C.  14th and V.
6-8 pm


February 5:

AWP: Washington D.C.
Signing at Sarabande Books table
10:30 am


March 17:

Scarsdale Public Library, NY
Reading and signing
7:30 pm


March 31:

Poison Pen Series, Houston, TX
Reading with Rick Bass
8:30 pm



March 31 - April 1:

HCC Central College, Houston, Texas



April 7 - 8:

Friends School of Baltimore
Visiting Scholar Program


April 17:

Stories Bookstore
Los Angeles, CA
4 pm
Reading and signing


April 19:

University of California, Santa Cruz
Visiting lecturer


May 13:

Live interview with Katerina Stoykova-Klemer on “Accents: A Radio Show for Literature, Arts, and Culture.” 
WRFL, 88.1 FM.  Lexington, KY
2 - 3 pm


May 18:

Carnegie Center, Lexington, KY
Reading
6:30 pm


May 21:

Kentucky Women’s Book Festival
Louisville, KY
Presenter


May 24 - 25:

BEA (Book Expo America)
New York City, NY


June 22:

Big Blue Marble Bookstore
Philadelphia, PA
7 pm
Reading.  Also featured in Women of the World Book Club


July 1 - 2:

Vermont College, MFA in Writing Program
Montpelier, Vermont
Reading/lecture



August 5:

Choteau Library.  Choteau, Montana



October 3 - 5:
Georgia College.  Milledgeville, Georgia. 


October 16:
American Book Awards.  University of California, Berkeley. 


November 17:
Storylines Project.  NYPL. (Not open to the public.)


December 1:
Brandeis University 




2010 

September 14:

RADIO: Live with Jean Dean on Viewpoint.  WRVC-AM Huntington, West Virginia. 
9:05 am.  EST.

September 22:

University of Maryland, College Park

Reading and discussion.  Sponsored by the American Studies and Asian-American Studies Departments

12:30 - 2 pm


September 22:

Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore
6:30 pm


October 9:

92nd Street Y (Tribeca), New York City
8 pm

Tickets on sale now and going fast.
Click HERE to buy.  $12 in advance.  $15 day of show.

A multi-media book launch of You Have Given Me a Country with VIA (VisionIntoArt). Featuring new work by composers Paola Prestini and Milica Paranosic, and visual artist Carmen Kordas.  Special musical guests: Lori Cotler, Glen Velez, and Andre DeQuadros.


October 17:

RADIO: LIVE
Conversations with Peter Solomon
WIP-AM, CBS, Philadelphia
7 am EST



October 19:

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
Davis Auditorium
8 pm

Sponsored by the English Department, Intercultural Studies, the First-Year Experience, American Studies, Gender Studies, and the Office of Student Diversity Programs



November 3 - 4:

DeSales University
Multicultural Life Series
7 pm


November 12 - 21 :

Spalding University, MFA in Writing Program Residency
Reading: NOVEMBER 15. 
“Celebration of Recently Published Books”

5:30 - 6:45 pm


November 21:

Carmichael’s Bookstore, Louisville
(Frankfort Avenue)
4 pm