This page is updated at irregular intervals during short bursts of organizational frenzy. It is not exhaustive, but sometimes exhausting. Please confirm details with the host venue before marking your calendar.


June 12, 2018: Roanoke County (Virginia) Public Library, Glenvar Branch, 7pm.

June 14, 2018: Taylor Books, Charleston West Virginia, 6pm. WITH ROBERT GIPE.

June 21, 2018: Southern Foodways Summer Symposium, Lexington, Kentucky. TICKETED.

July 1, 2018: Malaprop’s Bookstore, Asheville, North Carolina, 3pm. WITH RONNI LUNDY.

July 20, 2018: Shepherd University, Byrd Center, West Virginia, 7pm.

July 26, 2018: Chop Suey Books, Richmond, Virginia, 6pm. WITH MARY CARTER BISHOP.

August 30, 2018: East Tennessee Historical Society, Knoxville, 7pm.

September 5, 2018: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Humanities Center, 3:30pm.

September 15, 2018: Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, West Virginia, TDB.

October 17, 2018: West Virginia Rural Health Conference, Pipestem, 11am. TICKETED.

October 29, 2018: Crozet Public Library, Virginia, 6:30pm.


February 15, 2018: Charlottesville JMRL Library, 7pm.

February 22, 2018: Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, 6pm.

February 27, 2018: West Virginia University, Festival of Ideas, Morgantown, 7pm.

March 24, 2018: Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, 10am.

March 26, 2018: Tennessee Tech, Winchester Lecture, Cookeville, 6pm.

March 30, 2018: Appalshop, Whitesburg, Kentucky. Ethical Reporting in Appalachia.

April  5, 2018: Appalachian Studies Association, Cincinnati, Belt Publishing Booth.

April 7, 2018: Appalachian Studies Conference, Cincinnati, Y’ALL dinner, 6pm.

April 8, 2018: Wild Goose Creative, Columbus, 3pm-5pm.

April 23, 2018: Clifton Forge Public Library, Virginia, 6pm.

May 5, 2018: Between the Coasts forum, Chicago, 2pm.