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  • October 01, 2011: Filipino American International Book Festival with R. Zamora Linmark. 3 pm @ Koret Auditorium, SFPL.
  • September 29, 2011: The Places We Call Home: Oscar Bermeo, Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, Rashaan Alexis Meneses, Veronica Montes, Barbara Jane Reyes, and Benito M. Vergara, Jr. 700 pm @ Eastwind Books of Berkeley.
  • September 24, 2011: PEN Oakland Ten Thousand Poets for Change: Chana Bloch, Floyd Salas, Barbara Jane Reyes, Juba Kalamka, Tony Rodriguez, Julianna Spahr, Adam Cornford. 130 pm @ Oakland Public Library.
  • July 30, 2011: PAWA Workshop: How to Submit Your Work for Publication. 10 am @ Bayanihan Community Center, SF.
  • May 31, 20011: Kartika Review reading with Eddy Zheng, Margaret Rhee, Shelley Wong, and Kenji C. Liu. 6 pm @ SFPL.
  • May 24, 2011: Diversity and Inclusion event for APIA Heritage Month @ UC Berkeley.
  • April 20, 2011: Reading for Lyrics & Dirges with Indigo Moor, Oscar Bermeo, Rosa Lane & Aisha Stone at Pegasus Downtown, Berkeley.
  • April 18, 2011: Writers on Writing. 7 pm, HUM 133, SFSU.
  • April 13, 2011: Reading with Eduardo C. Corral and Carolina Monsivais at University of Texas at El Paso.
  • April 9, 2011: Reading with Janet Mendoza Stickmon at the Hercules Public Library.
  • December 5, 2010: Kearny Street Workshop and APICC Reading with Shailja Patel at ARC Studios and Gallery, San Francisco.
  • November 16, 2010: The Practice of Poetry reading and discussion with Tamiko Beyer and Suheir Hammad at the Asian/Pacific/American Institute, NYU.
  • November 15, 2010: Reading with Sueyeun Juliette Lee and Craig Santos Perez at the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, New York.
  • November 13, 2010: Reading with Sueyeun Juliette Lee and Craig Santos Perez at Poets House, New York.
  • November 2, 2010: Reading for Works in Progress Series, Mills College, Oakland.
  • November 1, 2010: Reading and discussion with {m}aganda magazine, 106 Wheeler Hall, UC Berkeley.
  • October 28, 2010: Poetry Flash Reading with Javier O. Huerta at Moe’s Books, Berkeley.
  • October 26, 2010: Reading with Camille Dungy at City Lights Books, San Francisco.
  • October 16, 2010: Reading with Maiana Minahal and Veronica Montes at Eastwind Books of Berkeley.
  • October 5, 2010: Reading with Tayo Magazine at Doheny Library, University of Southern California.
  • October 4, 2010: Reading with Randall Mann at Bird & Beckett Books, San Francisco.
  • October 3, 2010: Reading at the Asian Art Museum‘s Filipino American History Month Celebration, San Francisco.
  • October 2, 2010: Reading at The Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival, Berkeley.
  • September 30, 2010: Reading with Naomi Quiñonez, Raphael Cohen, Maya Chinchilla, and Alex Fernandez at the Kaleidoscope Series, San Francisco.
  • September 21, 2010: Reading with J. Michael Martinez at Fall for the Book Festival, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.
  • September 19, 2010: Literary Tribute to Al Robles reading at Intersection for the Arts, SF.
  • September 9, 2010: “Dispatches from the Diaspora” Reading with Luis Francia, Aimee Suzara, hosted by Roseli Ilano at SFPL.
  • July 2, 2010: Willie Perdomo’s Poetry Manuscript Workshop @ VONA, USF.
  • May 29, 2010: Circle of Asian American Literary Studies panel/reading, “Going Beyond the Asian/American Tropes: A Poetry and Fiction Reading,” with Lee Herrick, Yunte Huang, and Viet Nguyen @ the American Literature Conference, San Francisco.
  • May 16, 2010: Literary Reading with Rashaan Alexis Meneses, Aileen Suzara, Aimee Suzara, Lizelle Festejo, Yael Villafranca and Lisa Suguitan Melnick; Oscar Bermeo emcees, at the Asian Culinary Forum @ the Art Institute of California, San Francisco.
  • April 22, 2010: USF MFA Writing Program’s Lone Mountain Readings @ the Xavier Room in Fromm Hall.
  • April 10, 2010: AWP panel, “Poets in the World: Building Diverse Communities through Independent Poetry Centers, Blogs, and Radio,” in Denver.
  • April 2, 2010: Transnational Poetics Panel with Arturo Dávila and Javier O. Huerta @ UC Berkeley.
  • March 17, 2010: Oscar Penaranda’s Filipino American Literature class @ SFSU.
  • March 8, 2010: International Women’s Day at Bird & Beckett Books, 653 Chenery Street, San Francisco.
  • March 3, 2010: Art Institute of California San Francisco.