April 7, 2017
Performance, “A Call to Life: Variations on a Theme of Extinctions,” with Rachelle McCabe, concert pianist, and a panel of scientists. Austin Auditorium, LaSells Stewart Center, Oregon State University, 7:00pm.
April 22 2017
Keynote, Terroir Creative Writing Festival, McMinnville, OR. Details at terroircreativewritingfestival.com.
April 24, 2017
Performance of "A CALL TO LIFE: Variations on a Theme of Extinction", with concert pianist Rachelle McCabe, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ.
April 28, 2017
Public lecture, "Great Tide Rising: Toward Clarity and Moral Courage in a Time of Planetary Change," Center for Compassion Studies and Institute for the Environment, University of Arizona.
April 29, 2017
Workshop, "Keep on Strong Heart – Clarity and Moral Courage in the Climate Fight," Center for Compassion Studies and Institute for the Environment, University of Arizona.
May 4, 2017
Public Reading, "Great Tide Rising: Toward Clarity and Moral Courage", Oregon Arts Commission reading, finalists for the Oregon Book Award, Astoria, Oregon.
May 12, 2017
Public Reading with John Daniel, Piano Tide and Great Tide Rising, Benefit for Tsunami Books, Eugene Oregon.
June 23–24, 2017
Visiting writer (craft talk, panel discussion, reading, informal conversations with all), Chuckanut Writers’ Conference, Whatcom Community College.
June 28, 2017
Public Conversation, “Desert Conversation,” with John Calderazzo, Oregon High Desert Museum, Bend, Oregon. 6pm.
Principia College, Annenberg Visiting Scholar in Ethics, Elsah, IL.