February 7, 2015 — Calgary Public Library Writers’ Weekend, Calgary, AB.

November 5-7, 2014 — Avant Canada: Artists, Prophets, and Revolutionaries, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON.

September 21, 2014 –Word on the Street, Lethbridge, AB.

June 7, 2014 — Panel Discussion on children’s literature, Theatre Calgary, Calgary, AB.

June 4, 2014 — Grown ups read things they wrote as kids, Broken City / CBC Radio, Calgary, AB.

May 11, 2014 — Writers Guild of Alberta Teen Writers Group workshop on small press publishing, Loft 112, Calgary, AB.

May 10, 2014 — Grand Opening of LOFT 122, Calgary, AB. (w/ Erin Moure, Natalie Simpson, Peter Oliva and more)

May 8, 2014 — Ground Rules launch, Shelf Life, Calgary, AB. (w/ rob mclennan, Natalie Simpson and Julia Williams)

May 4, 2014 — Performance, Textfestival 2014, Bury Art Gallery, Manchester, UK. (w/ Jorg Piringer, Eran Hadras)

May 3, 2014 — Round Table discussion, Textfestival 2014, Bury Art Gallery, Manchester, UK. (w/ Ron Silliman, Martin Koppany, Phil Davenport, Sarah Sanders)

April 28, 2014 — Calgary Poet Laureate Announcement. Calgary City Council Chambers, Calgary, AB. (w/ Emily Ju and Kris Demeanor)

April 3, 2014 — Launch of NoD #17. Pages Books on Kensington, Calgary, AB. (w/ Victoria Braun and more)

April 1, 2014 — Guest Lecturing on small press publishing, University of Calgary. Calgary, AB.

March 30, 2014 — The Calgary Project – A City Map in Verse and Visual book launch. John Dutton Theatre, Calgary. (w/ Mayor Naheed Nenshi, Richard Harrison, Sheri-D Wilson, Weyman Chan and more)

March 15, 2014 — Scrawl-a-thon Fundraiser for  WordsWorth young writer Writing Residency. Loft 112, Calgary, AB.

March 9, 2014 — Typing Pool #2. Loft 112, Calgary, AB.

March 5, 2014 — Al-Mutanabbi Street celebration, Pages Books on Kensington, Calgary, AB. (w/ Richard Harrison, Micheline Maylor, Rosemary Greibel, Paul Zits, Natalie Simpson, Marcello Di Cinto and more)

March 5, 2014 — Guest Lecturing on contemporary poetics, Mount Royal University. Calgary, AB.

February 20, 2014 — Single Onion Reading Series, Calgary, AB. (w/ Christian Bök, Gregory Betts and Ken Hunt)

December 12, 2013 — Flywheel Reading Series. Pages Books on Kensington. Calgary, AB. (w/ Christian Bök and Paul Zits.)

October 24, 2013 — Open Mic / The Muse launch. Alberta College of Art. Calgary, AB.

June 7, 2013 – Book-making workshop. King George Elementary School, Calgary, AB.

May 20, 2013 – The Texfestival Colloquium: Artworks as Archival Problems. Bury Art Gallery, Bury, Manchester, UK (w/ Holly Pester, Carol Watts, Tony Trehy, Tony Lopez, Nick Thurston, et al.)

May 18, 2013 — The Other Room Reading Series, Manchester, UK (w/ Tom Jenks and Holly Pester)

April 25, 2013 – filling Station Magazine’s 20th anniversary celebration. Kensington Legion Hall, Calgary, AB. (w/ Mark Hopkins, Natalie Simpson, Paulo da Costa, Jonathan Wilcke, Jacqueline Turner, et al.)

April 16, 2013 — Launch of Please no more poetry: the selected poetry of derek beaulieu, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB. (w/ Kit Dobson, Bill Bunn and Micheline Maynor)

April 12, 2013 — Launch of Please no more poetry: the selected poetry of derek beaulieu and Writing Surfaces: Selected Fiction of John Riddell, Pages on Kensington, Calgary, AB. (w/ Kit Dobson, Natalie Simpson, Karis Shearer, Richard Harrison and Christian Bök)

April 6, 2013 — Seminar presentation, APPROACHING THE POETRY SERIES: Using Literary Recordings as Scholars and Digital Designers, Concordia University, Montreal, QC.

April 5, 2013 — Poetry Reading, APPROACHING THE POETRY SERIES: Using Literary Recordings as Scholars and Digital Designers, Concordia University, Montreal, QC.

April 4, 2013 — Seminar on Experimental Poetry, University of Lethbridge.

March 24, 2013 — roundtable discussion on conceptual and concrete poetry, Niagara Arts Centre, St. Catharines, ON. (w/ Gary Barwin, Jenny Sampirisi, Gregory Betts, Eric Schmaltz and Karl Jirgens)

March 23, 2013 — Public Opening, How to Read, Niagara Arts Centre, St. Catharines, ON. (w/ Sharon Harris, Jenny Sampirisi and Karl Jirgens)

December 17, 2012 — Launch of Local Colour: Ghosts, variations, Signal Centre for Contemporary Art, Malmö, Sweden (w/ Helen White, Cecilie Bjørgås Jordheim, Stine Janvin Motland, Inga Margrete Aas, Jorgen Gassilewski and Peder Alexis Olsson)

December 6, 2012 — Guest lecture on avant-garde poetry, Queen Elizabeth High School, Calgary, AB.

November 22, 2012 –Liberal Studies Reading Series, Alberta College of Art + Design, Calgary, AB. (w/ Judy Sterner)

November 9, 2012 — filling Station #54 launch, Shelf Life Books, Calgary, AB. (w/ Stuart Ian McKay, Rod Moody-Corbett, Eric Zboya)

October 12, 2012 –Public Opening, Postscript: Writing after Conceptual Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, USA. (w/ Robert Fitterman, Vanessa Place, Michalis Pichler, Christian Bök)

October 11, 2012 –Vernissage, Postscript: Writing after Conceptual Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, USA. (w/ Christian Bök, Michalis Pichler, Fiona Banner)

September 30, 2012 — Pilot Reading Series, Sparrow Bar, Montreal, QC. (w/ Candice Maddy, Simon Wake, Michael Nardone & Mina Pam Dick)

September 28, 2012 — Concordia’s Writers Read Series, Concordia University, Montreal, QC.

September 22, 2012– Mass Poetry Reading. Public Poetics: Critical Issues in Canadian Poetry and Poetics, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB.

September 21, 2012– Keynote Reading. Public Poetics: Critical Issues in Canadian Poetry and Poetics, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB. (w/ Erin Moure)

September 21, 2012 — Roundtable discussion: “Poetry and the Academy.” Public Poetics: Critical Issues in Canadian Poetry and Poetics, Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB. (w/ Tamis MacDonald, Rob Winger, Kevin McNeilly & Erin Moure)

June 22-26, 2012 — Self-Directed Residency, Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, AB

April 21, 2012 – Segue Reading Series, Bowery Poetry Club, New York, NY, USA (w/ Jen Bervin)

April 20, 2012 — “Poetics Sights and Sounds: Talk and Reading.” Columbia University, New York, NY, USA (w/ Craig Dworkin)

March 31, 2012 — A/B Series, Gallery 101, Ottawa, ON.

March 31, 2012  — The Daily Grind, Ottawa, ON.

March 24, 2012 — City of Calgary Calatrava Peace Bridge Opening, Calgary, AB.

March 23, 2012 – filling Station #52 issue launch, Shelf Life Books, Calgary, AB.

March 20, 2012 — Seminar on Uncreative Writing, University of Calgary, Rachel Zolf, Instructor.

March 1, 2012 — Calgary Poet Laureate Short-listed Nominees reading and panel discussion, Calgary AB (w/ Sheri-D Wilson, Kris Demeanor, Diane Guichon, TB Perry & Transit)

December 9, 2011 — Pages on Kensington, Calgary, AB (w/ Jake Kennedy, kevin mcpherson eckhoff)

October 14, 2011 — Wordfest, Calgary, AB. (w/ Lynn Coady, Tim Bowling & Steven Ross Smith)

August 19-21, 2011 — tekstallianse 2011, Oslo, Norway.

June 24, 2011 — Olive Reading Series, Cafe Leva, Edmonton, AB. (w/ Gregory Betts)

June 3, 2011 — Seminar on Creative Writing, Centennial Senior High School, Creative Writing 15-25-35, Rebecca Trew, Instructor.

May 29, 2011 — filling Station / Pooka Press Pub Crawl — Riley Park, Calgary, AB.

April 30, 2011 — TextFestival, Manchester, UK.

April 23, 2011 — dANDelion Magazine Launch / ProVag Event, Calgary, AB.

April 8, 2011 — Seminar on Experimental Poetry, University of Lethbridge,

March 31, 2011 — Kelly Writers House, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

March 29, 2011 — Boog City, New York, NY, USA (w/ Robert Fitterman, Charles Gute, Jake Kennedy, Steve Giasson, kevin mcpherson eckhoff, & Rachel Zolf)

March 12, 2011 — Round table on Contemporary Poetics (w/ McCaffery, Mac Cormack, mcpherson eckhoff, bissett, novick, rawlings, Betts) — Niagara Arts Centre, St. Catharines, ON

March 11, 2011 — Bird is the Word, Niagara Arts Centre, St. Catharines, ON (w/ McCaffery, rawlings, mcpherson eckhoff, bissett & novick, Barwin)

March 11, 2011 — Seminar on Creative Writing. Brock University, Dr. Gregory Betts. (w/ mcpherson eckhoff)

February 4, 2011 — Seminar on non-narrative fiction. Alberta College of Art + Design, English 310, Mark Giles, Instructor.

January 28, 2011 — Gallery Vertigo, Vernon, BC.

January 28, 2011 — Seminar on Conceptual Poetry, Okanagan College (Kelowna Campus), Jake Kennedy, Instructor.

November 13, 2010 — Pages Books, Calgary, AB.

October 28, 2010 – Shelf Life Books, Calgary, AB

October 8, 2010 – Seminar on visual narrative. Mount Royal University, English 3372, Dr. Kit Dobson.

September 22, 2010 –English Dept. Staff / Student Mixer. Mount Royal University.

September 8, 2010 — 100 Wines, Calgary, AB

September 3-5, 2010 — Miss Read Artist Book Festival, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany [work only, artist not in attendance]

August 21, 2010 — Monastiraki, Montreal, QC

July 14, 2010 — SoundEye Festival of the Arts of the Word, Cork, Ireland

July 8, 2010 — wurm im apfel Reading Series, Dublin, Ireland

July 7, 2010 — The Other Room Reading Series, Manchester, UK

July 7, 2010 — Bury Art Gallery, Manchester, UK

June 1, 2010 – Pages Books on Kensington, Calgary, AB

April, 2010 — seminar on concrete and experimental poetry. University of Calgary, English 233, Prof. Robert Majzels.

April 29, 2010 — Palomino Saloon, Calgary, AB

April 28, 2010 — Heritage Hall, Vancouver, BC

April 27, 2010 — Auburn Saloon, Calgary, AB

April 24, 2010 – Ottawa International Writers Festival, Ottawa, ON

April 23, 2010 — Edmonton Poetry Festival, Edmonton, AB

March, 2010 –seminar on concrete poetry. University Elementary School, Grade 3/4, Instructor Christopher Blais.

January 7, 2010 — Flywheel Reading Series, Calgary, AB

November 20, 2009 — Play Chthonics Reading Series, Vancouver, BC

July 18, 2008 — Scream Literary Festival, Toronto, ON