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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

This coming Monday, Dec. 10th at 7pm in Norfolk, I'm hosting a reading for press freedom as part of the International Literature Festival Berlin's call for worldwide readings on the 70th Anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights.  Please come hear the powerful words of Robert Arthur, Amanda Gomez, Luisa Igloria, Mary Jean Kledzik, Al Markowitz, Kindra McDonald, RenĂ©e Olander, and Michael Pearson.  Sponsored by the Muse Writers' Center.  For more information visit

Friday, November 2, 2018

Queensbound is happening this Saturday, November 3rd at 2pm on the #7 train with words so wonderful that Queens writers made the news on New York's Link Local kiosks!

Monday, October 8, 2018

Queensbound, a collaborative audio project curated by KC Trommer, explores the borough through the eyes of its poets.  Check out Catherine's homage to Jackson Heights, "Psalm of the Garden in the City," at the 74th Street M stop!

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Two of my ocean-inspired vignettes are out now in the summer issue of The Road Not Taken. With thanks to editor Kathryn Jenkins.

Monday, June 11, 2018

This Friday, June 15th, the TWP fellows take Washington, DC at the Festival of Science and Religion. Catherine will be doing the program "Sounds and the City," along with the Mueller Foundation for Polyphony & Chant.   Events all day long at the Mansion on O near DuPont Circle.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Next Wednesday evening, June 13th, Catherine reads with Carrie Conners, Nadia Misir, and Belal Mobarak at Queens Writers Resist.  Head over to Terraza 7 Cafe in Jackson Heights for a literary take on our current state of affairs.  Click on the link for more details.

Friday, May 18, 2018

This month's Queens Writers' Lab reading was a resounding success.  Thanks to Queens Council on the Arts and our audience.  To catch up with what we're up to, click on this link.

Monday, April 30, 2018

This Friday, May 4th, the writers of Queens Writers' Lab share new work at Queens Council on the Arts.  Come on out.  We promise it'll be spring.

Monday, April 23, 2018