February 21 – April 4:  
Poets House, NYC
Poetry Workshops, Wednesdays, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

February 23-28:
Ossabaw Island Writers Retreat, GA
Visiting Writer

February 25:
Ossabaw Island Writers Retreat
Poetry Reading: 7:00 p.m.

March 8:
AWP Conference, Tampa, FL
Salmon Poetry: Reading from Selected Poems

March 9:
AWP Conference, Tampa
Salmon Poetry: Book Signing

March 10:
AWP Conference, Tampa
Green Writers Press: Poetry Reading

April 12:
Phoenix Books, Burlington, VT
Book Launch Reading, 7:00 p.m., Selected Poems

April 13:
Antidote Books, Putney, VT

Book Launch Reading, 7:00 p.m., Selected Poems

April 21:
Alabama Book Festival, Montgomery, AL
Poetry Reading and Panel Discussion

April 26:
Johnson State College, Johnson, VT
Poetry Reading, 4:00 p.m.

May 11:
Book Culture, NYC, 7:00 p.m.
Book Launch Reading, Selected Poems

June 12:
Galaxy Bookshop, Hardwick, VT, 7:00 p.m.
Poetry Reading with Martha Zweig and Julia Shipley

June 13:

Cornelia State Cafe, Manhattan, NY

Poetry Reading, 6:00 p.m.

June 18-20:
Convivio Arts Conference, Postignano, Italy
Visiting Writer

July 27:
Bookstock, Woodstock, VT
Poetry Reading

August 19-25:
Chautauqua Literary Institute, Chautauqua, NY
Visiting Writer

August 19:
Chautauqua Literary Institute
Poetry Reading, 3:00 p.m.

September 14-16:
Sundog Poetry, Huntington, VT
Food & Poetry Retreat

October 11-14:

Brattleboro Literary Festival, Brattleboro, VT

Poetry Reading

November 14:

University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Poetry Reading

February 24-March 1:

Ossabaw Island Writers Retreat, Georgia

Visiting Writer

February 26:

Ossabaw Writers Retreat

Poetry Reading, 7:00 p.m.

March 10:

Hudson Valley Writers Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY

Poetry Reading with Carolyn Hembree, 7:30 p.m.

March 11:

Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Shop, 141 Front Street, 7:00 p.m.

Poetry Reading with Carolyn Hembree and Terese Svoboda

April 13 - May 18:

Poets House, Manhattan, NY

Poetry Workshops, Thursdays, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

June 3-4:

Sundog Poetry Center, Camel's Hump, VT

Visiting Writer, Food & Poetry Conference

June 22-23:

Convivio Arts Conference, Postignano, Italy

Visiting Writer

2016 EVENTS:

April 1 (Friday):

Associated Writing Programs Conference,

Los Angeles, CA.

Reading and Book signing at Green Writers Press, Book Fair, Exhibition Hall,

2:00-300 p.m.

April 2 (Saturday): 

AWP Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Reading: Robert Muroff Stage, Level 1, Exhibition Hall.

3:00-4:00 p.m.

Poets: Carolyn Hembree, Neil Shepard

April 5 (Tuesday):  

Bridgeside Books, Waterbury, VT.  

Wine & Cheese Reception: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Readings 6:30- 8:30 p.m.

Poets: Karin Gottshall, David Huddle, Barbara Murphy, Neil Shepard, Julia Shipley

April 13 (Wednesday):

KGB Bar, 85 East 4th Street, NY, NY.

Reading: 7:00 p.m.  

Poets: Christine Gelineau, Chris Bullard, Tony Morris, Ernest Hilbert, Neil Shepard

April 14 (Thursday):

Vermont PBS series “Poets & Their Craft,”

7:00 p.m.  

Features: Major Jackson and Neil Shepard

April 19 (Tuesday):

Bear Pond Books, Montpelier, VT.

Reading: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Poets: Stephen Cramer, Karin Gottshall, Neil Shepard

April 24 (Sunday):

Next Stage Arts, Putney, VT.

Green Writers Press party/reading: 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Readings by several GWP writers.

April 26 (Tuesday):

Galaxy Books, Hardwick, VT.

Reading: 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Poets: Stephen Cramer, Victor Densmore, Neil Shepard

May 13 (Friday):

Cornelia Street Café, NYC.

Poetry & Jazz: 6:00 p.m.

Poets: Neil Shepard, Barry Wallenstein

June 11 (Saturday): 

Sundog Poetry Center, Huntington, VT.

All-day Poetry & Music Festival.

June 23 (Thursday):

Salmon Poetry Festival, Ennistymon, Ireland.

Reading: 7:00 p.m.

August 21-27:

Chautauqua Writers Institute, Chautauqua, NY.

Writers Workshop: The Music of Poetry and All That Jazz

Sept 11 (Sunday):

Spectrum, 121 Ludlow St, NY, NY.

Reading: 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Celebration of Salmon Poetry Press (Ireland).  

Poets: Phil Fried, Bertha Rogers, Patricia Brody, Estha Weiner, Neil Shepard 

Oct 28-30:

Ossabaw Island Writers Retreat, Ossabaw Island, GA. Visiting Writer.