Appearances

February Travel

2013_February Calendar

This month, I will be giving readings and signings in Tennesee, Maryland, Alabama and Tennessee.  If you’re in the area, I’d love to see you there.  Here are the details:

  • Thursday, February 21, 7:00p,m–Salisbury, Maryland
    Wor-Wic Community College, Echoes and Visions Reading Series
    Reading and Signing
  • Saturday, February 23 — Birmingham, Alabama
     Southern Voices Festival
    Reading and Signing
  • Wednesday, February 27, 6pm– Clemson, South Carolina
    356 Sushi & Martini Bar (366 College Ave, Clemson, SC, 29631).
    Reading and Signing
  • Thursday, February 28, 6pm– Johnson City, Tennesee
    East Tennesee State University
    Reading and Signing
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October Meet Up: Silver Sparrowing All Over The Place

Autumn NestingFriday, October 12, Brattleboro, Vermont
Brattleboro Literary Festival 
Reading and Signing (7:00pm)
Literary Death Match (8:30pm)

  • Wednesday, October 18, 7:30pm– Macon, Georgia
    Wesleyan College
    Reading and Signing

Saturday, October 20, 7:00pm– Santa Cruz, California
Booktopia Weekend Reader Retreat
Celebration of Authors Bookshop Santa Cruz

Thursday, October 25, 7pm– Spartanburg, South Carolina
Fall for Reading 2012 Series
Discussion and Signing

Saturday, October 27, 4:15pm– Boston, Massachusetts
Boston Book Festival
Panel conversation with Dennis Lehane and Alexander McCall Smith.

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Summer Writing “Work-cation” in Lisbon, Portugual

Lisbon

This summer, I am joining the faculty Dzanc Books/CNC DISQUIET International Literary Program in Lisbon, Portugal – July 1-13, 2012.  Two weeks of writing in a beautiful historic city by the sea.  Dreamy, right?  There will be workshops, readings, lectures, fellowshipping… Can’t wait.  Apply.  Make it a summer writing work-cation. More details here: http://disquietinternational.org/

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Silver Sparrow Flies to Pennsylvania

I am on the road again.  I’ve got two public events in Pennsylvania in the next couple days.  If you’re in the area, come on out.  I’d love to see you there.

  • Wednesday, January 25, 7:30pm– State College, Pennsylvania
    Penn State University
    Reading and Signing
    Location: Foster Auditorium
  • Thursday, January 26, 7:00pm– Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
    Bucknell University
    Reading and Signing
    Location: Bucknell Hall
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Shall We Wear Silver And Be Festive?


There is a little autumn crisp in the air, so that means it is time for the fall book festivals.  I am going to be appearing at quite a few feastivals in the next couple months and I would love to see you there.  Here’s the line up–

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Friday Night in Pittsburgh

If you’re in Pittsburgh, I’d love to see you tomorrow night, 3/13. I am reading along with poet, Leslie Anne Mcilroy, at the UPWords reading series. The event starts at 7:30, but doors open at 7.

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Friday Night in Manhattan

Just a little reminder that I am reading this Friday night in Mahattan as part of the 2020 Visions Series sponsored by the good folks at Teachers & Writers Collaborative. Here are the details:

2020 VISIONS Featuring:
CHRISTOPHER BURSK, TAYARI JONES, AND KRISTINA MORICONI
December 5 — 6:30 PM
Center for Imaginative Writing
520 Eighth Avenue (between 36th and 37th Strees)
20th Floor

Please come. And then we can head over to KGB for the Summer Literary Series Party.

 

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Reading on Wed @ Amherst Books

 

If you’re in Amherst, I’d love to see you at my reading on Wednesday. Here are the details:

AMHERST, Mass.—Novelist Tayari Jones will read from her work at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Amherst College Creative Writing Center, the event is open to the public at no charge

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Nebraska Bound!

 


nebraska field

Originally uploaded by sandcastlematt

On Thursday, I am headed to Lincoln, Nebraska to read at the University of Nebraska. If you’re in the area, I’d love to see you there. Here are the details:

Thursday, October 23, 7:30 pm
Great Plains Art Museum
1155 Q St., Hewit Place

I am going to read something seasonal…..

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You’re Invited! TONIGHT!

 

tarari jones at mocada 

I’ll be reading from my new novel, and then be joined by poet Nicole Sealey for a conversation about work and writing process.
MoCADA
Wednesday, October 8, 6:30-8:30pm
80 Hanson Pl (at South Portland Ave)
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Free event.

 

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