Past Appearances

  • Alaska Pride Conference
  • Albany Medical Center
  • Am Tikva
  • Amherst College
  • Amherst Senior Center
  • Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
  • Arne Nixon Center For Children’s Literature, Fresno, CA
  • Association of California Libraries Conference: Keynote Speaker
  • Bailiwick Theatre
  • Ball State University
  • Barnard College
  • Bates College
  • Beloit College
  • Berea College, Berea KY
  • Boston University
  • Bowdoin College
  • Bradley University
  • Brattleboro Literary Festival
  • Brown University
  • Bryant College, Smithfield, RI
  • Bucknell University
  • Butch Femme Society
  • Cabrillo College
  • Central Connecticut State University
  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
  • Colorado State University
  • Columbia University
  • Congregation Beth Simchat Torah
  • Congregation Ohav Shalom (Albany, NY)
  • Congregation Or Chadash
  • Creating Change Conference
  • Creating Change Conference
  • DIFFA Western Mass.
  • Dartmouth College
  • Earlham College
  • Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
  • Florida Council of Teachers of English Conference, Lake Mary, FL
  • Florida International University
  • Florida State University
  • Fordham University
  • Georgia Southern University
  • Greater Boston Area PFLAG
  • Greater Boston Business Council
  • Greater Boston PFLAG
  • Greenfield Community College
  • Grinnell College
  • Hampshire College
  • Harvard University
  • Haverford College
  • Hobart & Willam Smith Colleges
  • Hoboken Arts Celebration
  • Homophobia and Public Life Conference
  • In Our Own Write
  • Indiana State University
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
  • International Literary Association Conference
  • Ithaca College
  • Jenny Jones Show
  • Jericho High School, Jericho, NY
  • Jericho High School, Jericho, NY
  • Jewish Community Association of Austin, TX
  • Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, Washington, DC
  • Jewish Public Library, Montreal, Canada
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Kansas State University
  • Kansas University
  • Keene State College
  • Kent State University
  • Keshet, San Francisco
  • Kutztown University
  • LGBT World Conference, Winnipeg, Canada
  • Landmark College
  • Lesley College
  • Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (Newton, MA)
  • Lewis and Clark College
  • Louisiana Librarian Association Conference
  • Macduffie School, Granby, MA
  • Manhattanville College
  • Marsh Chapel Poetry Series
  • Marshall University, Huntington, WV
  • Massachusetts Library Association
  • Massachusetts Poetry Festival
  • Metropolitan State College
  • Michigan State University
  • Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
  • Middlesex Community College
  • Midwest Bisexual, Lesbian, and Gay College Conference
  • Montel Williams Show
  • Mt. Holyoke College
  • National Association of College Activities
  • National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Conference
  • National Women’s Music Festival
  • National Women’s Studies Association Conference
  • National Writers Conference
  • Nehirim, Jewish LGBT Student Retreat, Boston, MA
  • New England Librarian Conference
  • New England Library Association Conference
  • New England Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Conference
  • New Hampshire State Librarians Conference
  • New Jersey Library Association Conference (Keynote speaker)
  • New York Institute of Technology, Westbury, NY
  • New York State Librarians Association
  • New York University
  • North Dakota State University
  • Northampton High School
  • Northampton Senior Center
  • Ohio University
  • Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
  • Olivet College
  • Outspoken Literary Series
  • Outwrite Lesbian and Gay Writers Conference
  • Passaic County Community College, Distinguished Poets Series
  • Peak’s Island Public Library, Peak’s Island, ME
  • Peaks Island Public Library
  • Penn State University
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology
  • Perspectives in Children’s Literature Conference
  • Pittsburg State University
  • Poetry By the Sea Conference, Madison, CT
  • Poetry on the Loose
  • Portland Public Library, Portland, ME
  • Portland State University
  • Portland State University
  • Powerhouse Books, Brooklyn, NY
  • Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC
  • Princeton University
  • Printer’s Row Book Fair
  • Queens Borough Public Library
  • Quinnipiac College
  • Radford University Virginia
  • Rainbow Book Fair, New York, NY
  • Ramapo College
  • Rowe Conference Center
  • Rowe Conference Center
  • Salem State College
  • San Diego State University
  • Shreiber High School, Port Washington, NY
  • Skokie Public Library
  • Smith College
  • Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators New England Conference
  • Southern California Teachers of English Conference
  • Southwestern University, Georgetown, TX
  • Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, MA
  • St. Joseph’s University
  • St. Lawrence College
  • St. Mark’s Poetry Project
  • State University of New York at Cortland
  • State University of New York at Geneseo
  • State University of New York at New Paltz
  • State University of New York at Oneonta
  • State University of New York at Oswego
  • Stonewall Educational Center, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Telling Tales: Brookline Library Reading Series
  • Temple Israel, W. Bloomfield, MI
  • Texas A&M University
  • Texas Book Festival
  • Texas Library Association Conference
  • The College of Staten Island
  • The Ohio State University
  • The Wheatley School, Old Westbury, NY
  • The Writer’s Voice of Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Trinity College
  • True Colors Conference, Storrs, CT
  • Tufts University
  • UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • University of Alberta Visiting Human Rights Lectureship
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Florida
  • University of Illinois at Champagne-Urbana
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Judaism
  • University of Louisville
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Memphis
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Nevada
  • University of New England
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of North Dakota
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pittsburgh, Bradford Campus
  • University of Rhode Island
  • University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
  • University of Southern Maine
  • University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • University of Vermont
  • University of West Virginia
  • University of Wisconsin
  • University of Wyoming
  • Valparaiso University
  • Vermont State Librarian Conference, Burlington, VT
  • Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA
  • WOW Cafe
  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Waynflete Academy, Portland, ME
  • Wellesley College
  • Wells College
  • Wesleyan University
  • Western Michigan University
  • Westfield State College
  • Westminister College
  • Williams College
  • Worcester Gay and Lesbian Pride
  • Word is Out
  • Wright State University
  • Youngstown University (Shermer Scholar-in-Residence)