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FALL 2017 - SPRING 2018 TOUR

Performed at over 200+ colleges/universities, organizations, schools, conferences nationwide

Fall 2017:
*Preliminary schedule, dates still being added. Check back for updates.

Sept. 11 - Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, NJ)
Sept. 12 - Oakton Community College (Des Plaines, IL)
Sept. 13 - College of Lake County (Grayslake, IL)
Sept. 14 - Harper College (Palatine, IL)
Sept. 15 - Elgin Community College (Elgin, IL)
Sept. 22 - Penn State University (State College, PA)
Sept. 27 - Austin Peay State University (Clarksville, TN) 
Sept. 28 - Duke University / School of Medicine / CLOSED EVENT (Durham, NC)
Sept. 29 - NC State University (Raleigh, NC)
Oct. 2 - University of Cinncinati (Cincinnati, OH)
Oct. 4 -  Indiana University – Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)
Oct. 5 - Grand Valley State University (Allendale, MI)
Oct. 7 - Phillips Academy (Andover, MA)
Oct. 11 - Frostburg State University / National Coming Out Day "OUTtober Fest" (Frostburg, MD)
Oct. 16 - Suffolk University (Boston, MA)
Oct. 17 - Northeastern Illinois University (Chicago, IL)
Oct. 18 - Illinois State University (Normal, IL)
Oct. 23 - Bridgewater State University / with Elizabeth Acevedo (Bridgewater, MA)
Oct. 24 - Saint Anselm College (Manchester, NH)
Nov. 8 - Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN)
Nov 16 - Santa Monica College (Santa Monica, CA)
Nov 20 - Bayshore HS / CLOSED EVENT (Long Island, NY)
Nov. 30 - Jackson College (Jackson, MI)


Previous Speaking Engagements:

Summer 2017:

June 19-22 - Cannes Lion International Festival of Creativity (Cannes, France)
July 16 - Hillside Summer Festival (Guelph, Ontario)
July 27 - Project X Grand Slam Finals (Bronx, NY)
Aug. 5 - Lincoln Center "Out of Doors," Curated by La Casita (NYC)
Aug. 6 - Lincoln Center "Out of Doors," Curated by La Casita (Bronx, NY)
Aug. 23 - University of Texas at Dallas (Dallas, TX)

Spring 2017:

Jan. 8 - Wind of the Spirit - Workshop (Morristown, NJ)
Jan. 19 -  Lawrence High School / Presented by Andover Bread Loaf (Lawrence, MA)
Jan. 20 - Phillips Academy / Presented by Andover Bread Loaf (Andover, MA)
Jan. 28 - "Latinxs Against Everyone: Poetry and Protest" (Brooklyn, NY)
Feb. 9-11 - AWP 2017 / Latinx Literary Activism: A CantoMundo Roundtable (Washington D.C)
Feb. 15 - ACLU of Pennsylvania Fundraiser (Philadelphia, PA)
Feb. 16-17 - U.S Hispanic Leadership Institute National Conference (Chicago, IL)
Feb. 23 - Drake University (Des Moines, IA)
Feb. 24-25 - RunDSM's 4th Annual Teen Summit (Des Moines, IA)
March 2 - "Spring Ruckus: A Poetic Empowerment" at HousingWorks (NYC)
March 3 - Young Women's Leadership School of Brooklyn (Brooklyn, NY) 
March 4 - University of Albany / "Combating Hatred with Justice Across the Americas" Conference (Albany, NY) 
March 8 - Eastern Connecticut State University (Windham, CT)
March 9 - Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD)
March 13 - Parkrose HS & Roosevelt HS (Portland, OR)
March 14 - Oregon Writing Project & Jefferson High School (Portland, OR)
March 18 – TrueColors LGBT Youth Conference/UCONN (Storrs, CT)
March 25 - Colby-Sawyer College (New London, NH)
March 27 - Academy of Urban Leadership (Perth Amboy, NJ) 
March 27 - St. Francis College (Brooklyn, NY)
March 31 - Emory University (Keynote) / Latina Empowerment Conference (Atlanta, GA) 
April 3 - Hartwick College (Oneonta, NY)
April 7 - KIPP King Collegiate HS (San Lorenzo, CA)
April 10 - CSU Channel Islands / Keynote Speaker (Camarillo, CA)
April 11 - UC Santa Barbara / QPOC Pride Week (Santa Barbara, CA)
April 12 - mitú: Immigration Town Hall @ University of Southern California (Los Angeles, LA)
April 14 - University of Delaware (Newark, DE)
April 15 - Smith College (Northampton, MA)
April 17 - Outbound Poetry Festival (Philadelphia, PA)
April 20 - Eckerd College (Petersburg, FL)
April 21 - New College of Florida (Sarasota, FL)
April 22 - Rutgers University (New Brunswick, NJ)
April 26 - University of Oregon / UO Mujeres (Eugene, OR)
April 27 - Reed College (Portland, OR)
April 28 - Oregon State University / Keynote Speaker (Corvallis, OR)
April 29 - Seattle University (Seattle, WA)
May 12 - 17th Annual Latinx Youth Leadership Conference / Keynote Speaker (Minneapolis, MN)

Fall 2016:

Sept. 16 - University of Florida / Latino Heritage Month (Gainesville, FL)
Sept. 19 - University of Montevallo (Montevallo, AL)
Sept. 23 - ESPN Video Shoot (Not open to public)
Sept. 26 - Booked - private event (Las Vegas, NV)
Sept. 27 - Missouri Western State University / Latino Heritage Month (St. Joseph, MO)
Sept. 28 - University of Wisconsin La Crosse (La Crosse, WI)
Oct. 3 – Hudson County Community College (Jersey City, NJ)
Oct. 5 – Cal State Fullerton / Hispanic Heritage Month - Keynote (Fullerton, CA)
Oct. 7 - Binghamton University (Binghamton, NY)
Oct. 12 – Univ. of Milwaukee-Wisconsin (Milwaukee, WI)
Oct. 13 - Columbia University / Panel: "Latinx Activism for Healing and Resistance" (NYC)
Oct. 14 – Nuyorican Poets Café (NYC)
Oct. 15 – Hobart and Williams College (Geneva, NY)
Oct. 17 - Millersville University (Millersville, PA)
Oct. 19 - Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
Oct. 20 – Roger Williams University (Bristol, RI)
Oct. 21 - The White House / U.S Latina Summit (Washington, D.C)
Oct. 22 - University of Vermont (Burlington, VT)
Oct. 25 - Dartmouth College / "Story Slam and Open Mic" (Hanover, NH)
Oct. 30 - LA Poetic Convergence, Get Lit (Los Angeles, CA)
Nov. 1 – Univ. of Scranton (Scranton, PA)
Nov. 4 - College of Saint Benedict (St. Joseph, Minnesota) 
Nov. 9 – First Person Arts Festival (Philadelphia, PA)
Dec. 6 - Westchester Community College (Westchester, NY)

Speaking Engagements (Prior to 2016):

  • Ithaca College
  • West Chester University
  • Temple University
  • University of Maryland
  • Indiana University (IUPUI)
  • Berklee School of Music
  • West Chester University
  • Curtis School of Music
  • Gonzaga University
  • Eastern Washington University
  • Wabash College 
  • UC Boulder 
  • Metro State University 
  • Dartmouth College 
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • Depauw University 
  • Whitworth University
  • Fort Lewis College
  • Northwestern University
  • Mills College
  • UC Santa Cruz 
  • University of West Florida 
  • Wooster College 
  • Colby College
  • Arizona State University 
  • Northeastern University 
  • Whitman College 
  • University of Wisconsin Oskosh 
  • Evergreen State University
  • Univ. of Indianapolis 
  • Rice University 
  • McDaniel's College
  • Notre Dame of Maryland Univ
  • University of Idaho
  • Hamilton College
  • SUNY Geneseo
  • Denison University
  • Univerity of Arkansas
  • Goucher College
  • Wellesley College
  • Georgia Tech
  • Hollins University
  • Stanford University
  • University of Denver 
  • Cornell University
  • Duke University 
  • Algoma University 
  • Southern Illinois University
  • St. Thomas College 
  • Mount Holyoke College 
  • Georgia Gwinnett College 
  • University of Georgia 
  • Miami University
  • Bates College 
  • Lesley University 
  • Temple University 
  • Missouri State Univ, Diversity Conference 
  • Cornell College 
  • St. Joseph's University 
  • Haverford College 
  • Colgate University 
  • UC Santa Barbara 
  • University of Missouri, Kansas City 
  • University of Kansas 
  • Claremont Graduate University 
  • Willamette University 
  • Humboldt State University 
  • Oberlin College 
  • Boston University 
  • Gustavus Adolphus College 
  • Southern Oregon University 
  • Williams College 
  • SUNY Potsdam 
  • Clark College 
  • Western Washington University
  • Washington University  of St. Louis
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Alfred University
  • Macalaster College


  • Emory University
  • Smith College
  • Hampshire College 
  • Vermont Academy
  • Amherst College 
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • College Unions Poetry Invitational 
  • University of Texas Austin 
  • NYU
  • University of Michigan
  • Haverford College 
  • Bryn Mawr College 
  • Emerson College 
  • Roger Williams University 
  • Wheaton College
  • Clark University
  • Middlebury College 
  • Carleton College
  • UPENN 
  • Dominican University
  • University of Missouri 
  • Portland State University, Queer People of Color Conference
  • Depaul University 
  • Wake Forest University
  • Oberlin College
  • UC Davis
  • Oregon State University
  • Spelman College 
  • University of Houston
  • Kent State University 
  • Lewis and Clark University 
  • Bates College 
  • Colby Sawyer
  • Texas A&M
  • Simmons College
  • Winston Salem State University 
  • Regis University
  • Ball State University
  • John Hopkins University
  • Hobart William & Smith Colleges
  • Stephens College
  • Northern Kentucky University 
  • Franklin & Marshall College
  • Boston University
  • Univ of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
  • University of New Mexico
  • Kenyon College
  • Skidmore College
  • UCONN
  • Mount Hood CC
  • Shady Hill School (K-8)
  • Duke University

Conferences, Cultural Institutions, Festivals, Venues:

  • National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education Conference
  • Greater Philadelphia Women's Consortium Conference
  • LGBT Youth Empowerment Conference
  • IVY Q Conference
  • Young Audiences National Conference 
  • Gay & Lesbian Latino Aids Edu. Initiative
  • LGBT Center of NYC
  • National Museum of American Jewish History
  • National Assoc. of Latino Arts & Culture
  • S.O.B's
  • Busboys and Poets
  • World Live Cafe
  • Bowery Poetry Club
  • Nuyorican Poets Cafe
  • Dranoff International Piano Foundation (Miami)
  • Split This Rock Poetry Festival 
  • Skirball Cultural Center (LA)
  • Coalition for Hispanic/Latino Issues & Progress Conference 
  • Black World Conference 
  • Barnes Museum
  • COLOR, Latino Advocacy Day
  • Harwood Art Center (New Mexico)
  • Chewstick Foundation (Bermuda)
  • City Hall of Philadelphia
  • Verses Festival of Words in Vancouver
  • Plus hundreds of K-12 schools throughout the East Coast