February 20-22, 2015 3rd Annual Lahore Literary Festival  http://www.lahorelitfest.com/ October 1-5, 2014 11th Annual Ubud Literary Festival  http://www.ubudwritersfestival.com/ December 6th, 2012 7:00 pm Reading at Common Good Books 38 S Snelling Avenue St. Paul, MN 55105 December 3-5, 2012 St. Benedict's College St. Joseph, Minnesota July 18, 2012 6 pm. The Community Library 415 Spruce Avenue Ketchum Idaho May 30, 2012 6:30 / doors open 6:00 pm Writers Read NYC Hosted by Gene Albertelli, Joel Hinman, Andrée Lockwood & Sarah McElwain www.writersreadnyc.com   The Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge  | 158 Bleecker Street NYC 212.505.FISH info@lprnyc.com http://lepoissonrouge.com/events/view/2880 April 22, 2012   3:30-6:30 pm CelebriTEA  Reading and talk New Rochelle Public Library April 16, 2012 Rotunda University of Virginia, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Charlottesville, Virginia April 2, 2012 South Asia Institute 606 West 122 Knox Hall Columbia University New York City March 11, 2012  11 am The Gershman Y -- Reading and talk 401 South Broad Street Philadelphia PA March 6, 2012  2:00 pm Larchmont Historical Society 740 West Boston Post Road Mamaroneck NY  March 1, 2012  4:00 pm 6032 Sauborn House Dartmouth College Hanover, NH February 11-12, 2012 Karachi Literary Festival Karachi University December 17, 2011 Goa Arts and Literary Festival International Centre Dona Paula Panjim Goa November 26, 2011 Asia Society Mumbai http://asiasociety.org/calendars/convert-tale- exile-and-extremism-biography-deborah-baker-0 November 15th National Book Award Finalist Reading The New School New York City October 18, 2011 New York, 7:00 pm The Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers The New York Public Library Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street http://www.nypl.org/events/conversations- cullman-center October 13, 2011 6:00 pm.  Location TBA John Hopkins School for International Affairs, Washington DC October 9, 2011 Reading and talk Ashfield Fall Festival Ashfield MA October 6, 2011 CHAT: Tufts Center for the Humanities Tung House 48 Professors Row Medford MA 02155 October 5, 2011 4:00 PM Harvard University South Asia Initiative Room S020 of CGIS, 1730 Cambridge Street In Conversation with Diana Eck, Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian Studies and Frederick Wertham Professor of Law and Psychiatry in Society September 22, 2011  4:00 pm Talk/signing Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Illinois Union University of Illinois Urbana Champaign September 20, 2011 4:30 pm Loyola University, Chicago Islamic World Studies Department June 5, 2011 Chicago Printer's Row Literary Festival Conversation with Karen Long, University Center, Lake Room 10-10.45 http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/b ooks/chi-books-prlf-2011- authors,0,2701119.htmlstory May 30. 2011 A Reading and a Conversation Greenlight Bookstore 686 Fulton Street Brooklyn NY 7:30 pm May 24, 2011 Book Expo, New York City May 1-4, 2011 PEN World Voices Festival, Minneapolis. April 27 - May 1, 2011 13th Annual Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival, Montreal. March 9-12, 2011 Hong Kong International Literary Festival. March 4-8, 2011 Shanghai International Literary Festival. June 14, 2008 Asia Society www.asiasociety.org On June 14, 2008, the Asia Society is planning an all-day program to explore the influence of India on the Beats and the Beats on India.  There will be discussions, interviews, performances, and documentary exhibitions to shed light on how the Beats' encounter with India in the 1960s inspired future generations of Americans to turn to India for creative inspiration and spiritual wisdom.  Participants to include Gary Snyder, Joanne Kyger, Sunil Ganguly, Gita Mehta, Francesco Clemente, Raymond Foye and others. May 20, 2008 Book Court - 7PM Reading and Signing 163 Court Street Brooklyn. May 15, 2008 192 Books - 7PM Reading and Signing Located at 192 10th Ave between 21st and 22nd streets New York City. April 29, 2008 Barnes & Noble Park Slope Brooklyn, New York Reading and Book signing 6-8 pm.