2013 Events

Tribute to Seamus Heaney
Elise Paschen, Frank Bidart, Askold Melnyczuk, Tom Sleigh and Tracy K. Smith
AWP Boston
March 6-9
Place and time to be announced

2012 Events

Standing In Sunshine: Chicago
Elise Paschen, Robert Wapahi and William Buchholtz Allison
Friday, March 23, 7 pm
Co-sponsored by The American Indian Center
The Cliff Dwellers
200 South Michigan
Chicago, IL

Tribute to Lucille Clifton
Elise Paschen, Michael Glaser, Li-Young Lee, Kevin Young
Thursday, September 20, 7 pm
The Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL

Elise Paschen
Saturday, October 20, 5:30 pm
Mitchell Museum of the American Indian
3001 Central Street
Evanston, IL

2011 Events

Magdalen Poetry Event
Elise Paschen, John Fuller, Jane Griffiths, Seamus Heaney,
Bernard O’Donoghue, Jon Stallworthy and more
Saturday, October 22, 3:30 pm
Magdalen College
Oxford, England

Elise Paschen
Thursday, November 3, 6:30 pm
Co-sponsored by the Poetry Foundation and Brick Street Poetry
G. Simone’s Café
Zionsville, IN

Elise Paschen and Kevin Prufer
Saturday, November 19, 3:00 pm
The Poetry Center at the Cultural Center of Chicago
78 East Washington Street, Pedway East
Chicago, IL

2010 Events

Elise Paschen interviewed by Helen Mills
Wednesday, January 13, 12 noon
The Arts Club
201 East Ontario
Chicago, IL

Poetry Society of America
100th Annual Awards Ceremony
Thursday, April 1, 7 pm
The National Arts Club
15 Gramercy Park
New York, NY

Elise Paschen and Chris Green
Saturday, April 10, 7 pm
The King’s English Bookshop
1511 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT

Elise Paschen and Karl Kirchwey
Tuesday, April 27, 7 pm
Robin’s Bookstore
108 South 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA

Elise Paschen

Wednesday, May 26, 4 pm
Annual Kellogg Award Ceremony
Portland State University
Michael J. Smith Memorial Union
1825 SW Broadway
Portland, OR

2009 Events

A Writers’ Congress: Chicago Poets on Barack Obama’s Inauguration
Tuesday, January 20, 6 pm
Co-sponsored by The DePaul Poetry Institute and the DePaul Humanities Center
DePaul Student Center
2250 North Sheffield
Chicago, IL

Click here to listen to the reading on WBEZ

Love on the Line at the Associated Writing Programs Conference
Elise Paschen, Cynthia, Atkins, Frank Bidart, Kurt Brown, A. Van Jordan, Paul Muldoon and Robert Polito introduced by Francesco Levato
Co-sponsored by The Poetry Center of Chicago, The Writing Program and the Department of Exhibitions at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Saturday, February 14, 6:30 pm
Sullivan Galleries
33 South State Street
Chicago, IL

Click here to listen to the reading on WBEZ

Elise Paschen and Reginald Gibbons
Introduced by Francesco Levato
Presented by The Poetry Center of Chicago
Wednesday, March 4, 6:30 pm
SAIC Ballroom
112 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

Elise Paschen, Alice George, Parneshia Jones, Jesse Lee Kercheval, Kristy Odelius, Kathleen Rooney
introduced by Nina Corwin
Sunday, March 15, 2 pm
Woman Made Gallery
675 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL

Elise Paschen, Timothy Green, Ernest Hilbert, and Greg Sanders
Red Hen Press Reading
Friday, April 3, 7 pm
85 East 4th Street
New York, NY

Elise Paschen and B.H. Fairchild
ALOUD at the Central Library
Tuesday, April 7, 7 pm
Los Angeles Public Library
630 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA

Elise Paschen and Danielle Younge-Ullman
Friday, May 1, 7 pm
The Downtown Writer’s Center
Downtown YMCA
340 Montgomery Street
Syracuse, NY
315-474-6851, ex 328

Elise Paschen and Don Share
Introduced by Stephen Young
Sunday, June 7
Chicago Tribune Printers Row Book Fair
In association with the Chicago Public Library
Printers Row
Chicago, IL

First Osage Writers Celebration
Elise Paschen, Dennis McAuliff, Charles Redcorn, Carter Revard, Robert Warrior, Brooke Cheshewalla, Susan Shannon, Louis Gray
Wednesday, June 24, 7 pm
Osage Nation Cultural Center
1333 Grandview Avenue
Pawhuska, OK

Elise Paschen at Fishtrap
Summer Gathering
July 9 – 12
Wallowa Lake, Oregon

Elise Paschen
2009 Three Oaks Poet Laureate
Reading and Book-signing
Saturday, September 5, 2009, 6 pm
B Books
202 North Elm Street
Three Oaks, MI

Elise Paschen and Joy Harjo
Introduced by Robert Warrior
Sponsored by American Indian Studies
Wednesday, October 14, 2009, 6 pm
Foreign Language Building
707 S. Mathews Avenue.
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL

Photo credit: Elise Paschen and her husband, Stuart Brainerd, at "Love on the Line" reading. Photo © by Star Black