Find Kirsten being a fancy writer and doing fancy writerly things around the Midwest and elsewhere:

4/18/14: PCA/ACA 2014 National Conference–Chicago, brief craft discussion and reading with rockstar co-panelists Nicole Louise Reid, Okla Elliott, and Rita Mae Reese: How to Lose a Leg (an exploration of unsympathetic and unlikable protagonists in literature). Friday, 11:30 AM, Marriott, Downtown Chicago, Dupage room.

2/27/14 – 3/2/14: AWP 2014, Seattle: Casualties book signing at the Ropewalk table during the bookfair exhibit, Washington State Convention Center, Thursday, 2/27, 2:30-3:00 PM.

Signing books at the RopeWalk table at AWP Seattle.

Signing books at the RopeWalk table at AWP Seattle.

2/22/14The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture from 1900, brief craft discussion and reading with fabulous co-panelists Nicole Louise Reid and Bess Winter: The Strange Familiar, The Familiar Strange: Flash Fiction Via Rabid Babies, Stump-Fisting Sex, and Agonized Men Who Own Tuxedos. Saturday, 10:15 – 11:45 AM, University of Louisville campus, Humanities EK254. $15 daily guest registration.

10/14/13: Ropewalk Reading Series and Casualties book launch: Thursday, 5 PM at USI’s the Cone, 2209 UC East, free and open to the public.