October 19 | Moon Township, PA | Robert Morris University | 6pm

In conversation with Jody DiPerna, journalist, and author of the forthcoming book, Writing Down the Mountains: Literary Appalachia and Jolene McIlwain author of Sidle Creek.

October 20 | Youngstown, OH | Youngstown Lit Fest | 2:30pm
Panel: “I’m a Lit Mag Editor – Ask Me Anything” Moderated by Rebecca Moon Ruark

October 21 | Youngstown, OH | Youngstown Lit Fest | 3:45pm
Presentation: “Appalachian Storytelling” with Edward Karshner, Sarah Rose, and Natalie Sypolt

October 28 | Baton Rouge, LA | Louisiana Book Festival
“Gritty” Panel with Frank Bill, Eli Cranor, Daren Dean, and Kent Wascom (Moderator)

November 8 | Hendersonville, NC | Brandy Bar on 7th | 7pm