Upcoming Events

Chloe Schwenke’s Upcoming Speaking Events

Event, Sponsor, Moderator Date & Time Location Accessibility Link
Panelist at Commission on the Status of Women parallel NGO event: “The drivers of VAWG among Rural Women”  March 16, 2018 at 8:30am  4W 43rd Street, The Green Room New York City, New York  Open to the public https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1S1ZoLunoFRYZYyE191O-JA8eEFGy41guVIJPr9lzBQ4/edit?ts=5a872527#gid=0

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Panelist at discussion on LGBTQ and gender issues in Taiwan and in Asia
March 28, 2018 from noon until 2pm Global Taiwan Institute      1836 Jefferson Place Northwest, Washington DC 20036 Open to the public http://globaltaiwan.org/category/events/
Keynote Speaker at Finding the Good Conference: Sharing International Development Ideas and Practice
June 8 & 9, 2018
 Okanagan College, Kelowna Campus, British Columbia, Canada  Conference attendees only  http://www.okanagan.bc.ca/Page38646.aspx


Chloe Schwenke’s Upcoming Book Events for

Self-ish: a transgender awakening

Event, Sponsor, Moderator Date & Time Location Accessibility Link
 Panelist, Red Hen Press, Moderated by Amber Flora Thomas  March 8, 2018 from 4:30 – 5:45pm  AWP Literary Sponsorship Event R276; Ballroom C, Tampa Convention Center, First Floor, Tampa, FL
Open to AWP conference attendees only
 A Reading and Conversation with Rita Mae Brown, Cherríe Moraga, and Chloe Schwenke, Sponsored by Red Hen Press. (Amber Flora Thomas), From prolific to emerging, these  authors will read from novels, poetry, and memoir, and discuss the effects of their literary influences as well as the pressures of inevitably carrying on the power of literary influence. The authors will address how they navigate the responsibilities of representation and the intersections of multiple marginalized identities, including lesbian, queer, trans, female, and POC.
Omnibus Book Reading, Red Hen Press  March 9, 2018 from 5:30 – 6:45pm  Ella’s Americana Folk Art Cafe, 5119 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33603,  By invitation only
Book Reading, Red Hen Press  Sunday, March 25, 2018 from 7-10pm  KGB Bar & Lit Mag    85E 4th Street, New York, NY 10003  Open to all  https://www.facebook.com/kgbbarlitmag/
Book Reading & Interview, World Learning, Moderated by Bobby Herman (of Freedom House)  Thursday, April 26, 2018 from noon – 1:30pm  1015 15th Street, NW, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
 Open to all, but RSVP required  details to follow
Book Reading & Interview, LGBT Equity Center, University of Maryland at College Park, Moderated by Lindsay Rand  Friday, April 27, 2018 from 1 – 2:30pm  tbd  Open to all, but RSVP required  https://lgbt.umd.edu/
Book Reading & Interview, GLOBE, Moderated by Phil Crehan  May 3, 2018 from noon to 1pm  tbd  World Bank staff and others by invitation only
Book Reading & Interview, GLIFAA, Moderated by Anthony Cotton  Details to follow  tbd  GLIFAA members and others by invitation only
 Book Reading & Interview Adelphi Friends (Quaker) Meeting Moderated by Karen O’Brien  Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 5pm  Adelphi Friends Meeting, 2303 Metzerott Rd, Adelphi, MD 20783  Open to all  https://adelphifriends.org/    and      https://www.facebook.com/AdelphiFriends/
 Book Reading & Interview Charlottesville Friends (Quaker) Meeting Moderated by Robert Fudge  Details to follow  Charlottesville Friends Meeting, 1104 Forest St.
Charlottesville, VA 22903
 Open to all  http://charlottesvillefriends.org/   and    https://www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleFriendsMeeting/