"Words are all we have to save us, but they are not enough to make us whole."

 

Gun Dealers' Daughter

© 2017 by Gina Apostol

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past events, 2012-present

Center for Book Arts Reading + Broadside, NYC, NY, November 21, 2019

A Celebration of Edna O'Brien, Symphony Space, NYC, NY, November 13, 2019

American Studies Association, Honolulu, Hawaii, November 5-9, 2019

Sunday Salon at Von on Bleecker St, NYC, NY, Reading, September 17, 2019

AAWW Book Launch of Zack Linmark's Importance of Being Wilde at Heart, Sept 14, 2019

Slice Literary Festival, Brooklyn, NY, September 8, 2019

University of Santo Tomas, Manila, August 17, 2019

Kritika Kultura podcast, Ateneo de Manila, Quezon City, August 15, 2019

University of the Philippines, Tacloban, Leyte, August 10, 2019

Philippine Readers and Writers Festival, Raffles Hotel, Makati, Philippines, August 3, 2019

City of Asylum, Pittsburgh, PA, July 23, 2019

Columbia University, Eugene Lim Class Reading + Q&A, New York, NY, April 29, 2019

New York University, NYCAASC, Keynote, New York, NY, April 26, 2019

AAWW Open Margins, Talk, New York, NY, April 22, 2019

Toronto Public Library, Reading + Convo with Rina Mapa, Toronto, Canada, April 9, 2019

Princeton University, Paul Nadal Class Reading + Q&A, Princeton, NJ, April 4, 2019

AWP Portland, "Coming of Age in Asian American Fiction," Panel, March 30, 2019

AWP Portland, "Innovations in Southeast Asian Literature," Panel, March 29, 2019

San Francisco MoMA, SF, CA, Reading + Convo with Elaine Castillo, March 23, 2019

University of California, Berkeley, CA, Reading and Talk, March 21, 2019

Adelaide Writers Week, Multiple Events, Adelaide, Australia, March 2-8, 2019

University of Miami, FL, Reading and Craft Talk with Pat Rosal, February 21-22, 2019

Palm Beach County Library, FL, Reading & Q&A, February 20, 2019

Malaya @ Columbia University, Reading & Convo, February 15, 2019

Asian American Writers' Workshop, Reading & Convo, with Sabina Murray, February 7, 2019

Politics and Prose Bookstore, Reading and Q&A, Washington, DC, January 19, 2019

Blue Stoop, Reading and Q&A, Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA, January 18, 2019

Singapore Unbound, Second Saturdays, Reading, January 12, 2019

McNally-Jackson, Moderator, C. Bhuvaneswar's White Dancing Elephants, January 10, 2019

SOAS-University of London, Workshop and Launch, January 4-5, 2019

KGB Bar, Sunday Night Fiction, December 9, 2018

Fordham University Golden Gloves Competition, Reading, December 7, 2018

UMass Amherst Visiting Writers Series, December 6, 2018

Bard Micro-College Reading and Q&A, December 6, 2018

Book Launch for Insurrecto at Purple Yam, NYC, November 13, 2018

Downtown for Democracy, Reading, November 2, 2018

Soho Press Reading, KGB Bar, November 1, 2018

Berlin, Germany, Philippine Consulate, Reading and Workshop, August 20-21, 2018

Emily Harvey Residency, July 5-Sept 5, 2018

Phillips Exeter Academy, Harkness Summer Institute, Participant-Observer, June 24-29, 2018

American Library Association, Book Signing, New Orleans, LA, June 23, 2018

Book Expo, ARC signing, Javits Center, NYC, June 1, 2018

Book Expo, "LibraryReads," Javits Center, NYC, May 31, 2018

Irish Arts Center, "Life Through the Reading Lens," IAC, NYC, May 1, 2018

AAWW, "Is America the Heart?" Elaine Castillo Book Launch, moderator, April 25, 2018

PEN World Voices Festival, "The Ghost Dictatorship," Cooper Union, NYC, April 22, 2018

AAWW, Reading and Panel, Go Home!, March 12, 2018

AWP18 Tampa, FL, Reading, Inkwood Books, March 10, 2018

AWP18 Tampa, FL, Panel, Go Home!, March 9, 2018

Chiang Mai University, lecture on Insurrecto and historiography, December 18, 2017

Kasertsat University, Bangkok, lecture on ASEAN literature, December 14, 2017

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, lecture on Gun Dealers' Daughter, December 12, 2017

University of Alaska Anchorage, reading and talk on Fil-Am War, Oct 13-15, 2017

Bluestocking Bookstore, Lolas' House by Evelina Galang, moderator, Sept 22, 2017

AAWW, Celebrating Nick Joaquin, reading, June 30, 2017

Philippine Consulate General New York, Nick Joaquin Launch, April 27, 2017

McNally Jackson, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan book launch, moderator, Mar 8, 2017

In Bloom, Kundiman AWP offsite reading, February 11, 2017

Kundiman gala, introduction of honoree Elda Rotor, November 19, 2016

AAWW, moderator, Sabina Murray's Valiant Gentlemen, November 1, 2016

LitCrawl NYC, PEN America, reading, October 1, 2016

Singapore Literature Festival, reading & panel, Asia Society, September 29, 2016

Queens Book Festival, moderator, "The East is not Far," August 5, 2016

Filipino-American Literary Book Festival, Queens, Reading, June 18, 2016

Singapore Literary Festival Benefit, Reading, June 16, 2016

Ace Hotel Residency, Filipino American Museum, June 5, 2016

AAWW, moderator, Imagined Communities in Indonesia & Philippines, April 29, 2016

The Johns Hopkins University, Fiction Alumni Reading Series, March 8, 2016

McNally-Jackson Bookstore, reading for A Kind of Compass, December 1, 2015

AAWW, moderator, "Love in Imaginary Places," November 19, 2015

Cornell University Lecture Series, October 27, 2015

Bowery Poetry Club, NYC, "Reading Rizal: What Tomorrow Brings," October 19, 2015

Fordham University, NYC, "Dogeaters in the Diaspora," panel, October 15, 2015

Yale University, "Understanding the Filipino," October 3, 2015

Filipino American Museum, Fordham University, "Reading Rizal," August 16, 2015

Kundiman, Fiction Faculty, Inaugural Fiction Workshop, June 24-28, 2015

AAWW, New York, NY, Moderator, "War and Laughter," May 5, 2015

AAAS, Evanston, IL, Panel, "Towards a Filipino Transnational Imaginary," April 23, 2015

Amherst College, Amherst Bookstore, Amherst, MA, Reading, March 23, 2015

Rutgers University-Camden, Camden, NJ, Reading, November 12, 2014

Word Bookstore, Jersey City, NJ, Reading, September 11, 2014

Summer Forum, Joshua Tree, CA, Speech, July 7, 2014

National Writers Union, Plenary Panel, New York City, May 18, 2014

AAAS, San Francisco, CA, Panel, April 16-19, 2014

University of California, Berkeley, April 16, 2014

National Bookstore, Makati, April 14, 2014

University of Santo Tomas, April 13, 2014

Kritika Kultura, Ateneo de Manila, April 10, 2014

University of the Philippines Cebu, April 5, 2014

Yale-NUS, Reading and Workshop, March 25-26, 2014

Kaya Natin (videotaped reading of Waray poetry), New York City, November 23, 2013

NPR interview on typhoon Haiyan, November 15, 2013

PEN American Awards, October 21, 2013

Manila Noir, Reading and Conversation, Asia Society,New York City, June 3, 2013

Long Island University, Brooklyn NY, May 2013

AAAS Panel, Seattle, WA, April 2013

Wheaton College, Evelyn Danzig Haas Visiting Writer, Norton, MA, February 28, 2013

Book Launch, Philippine Consulate General, San Francisco, CA, October 27, 2012

Write Angles Conference, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA, October 20, 2012

John Batchelor Show, radio interview, October 20, 2012

Book Launch, Philippine Consulate General, New York, NY, September 20, 2012

Woman-Stirred Radio, Interview with Merry Gangemi, WGDR Vermont, August 2, 2012

Newtonville Books with Don Lee, Newton, MA, July 31, 2012

WW Norton Book Launch of Gun Dealers' Daughter, Cakeshop, New York, July 18, 2012

Porter Square Bookstore with Pagan Kennedy, Somerville, MA, July 17, 2012

Cityline, WCVB Boston, July 10, 2012

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