2017-18 Academic Schedule:

September – December, 2017
, Adjunct Faculty, Advanced Creative Writing: Poetry,         
University of Missouri / Kansas City
September 19, 2017, Choctaw University Conference, Durant, Oklahoma, a keynote speaker
October 14, 2017, Fort Worth Book Festival, a reading from and discussion of The
Keyboard Letters, QWERTYUIOPASDFGHJKLZXCVBNM, (Catherine Case Lubbe Prize,
Poetry Society of Texas, 2017)
October 20-22, 2017, High Plains Book Festival, judge of the Native American book
competition, and a reading of “The Storm that Loved a Bike” from The Servitude of Love,
(Wipf & Stock, 2017), Billings, Montana
October 27-31, 2017, Residency, Southeastern University, Lakeland, Florida, convocation
address, several lectures and class visits with a trip to Castillo de San Marcos in St. Augustine
to read from my book, Fort Marion Prisoners and the Trauma of Native Education,
(University of Nebraska Press, 2014)
November 2-4, 2017, North Shore Readers and Writers Conference, Grand Marais,
Minnesota, workshop and reading from my short story collection, The Servitude of Love
November 29, 2017, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, a reading of “The Long
Arc of My Driving,” from a manuscript-in-progress of essays and prose fragments on the Old
Testament book of Job
January – May, 2018, Faculty: Nonfiction, Low-residency MFA program, Carlow
University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
January 6, 2018, MLA panel, NYC, “Red Readings and Alternative Frameworks: How
Indigenous Authors and Indigenous Studies Scholarship Redefines Notions of Genre and the
Classics,” with a reading from, It Was Over There by That Place, (chapbook, Atlas Press,
September, 2019), MLA, New York City
February 23, 2018, Pushing the Bear, a novel of the 1838-39 Cherokee Trail of Tears, listed
as one of the 10 Essential Native American Novels, Publishers Weekly
February 27, 2018, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, a reading from Report to
the Department of the Interior, (University of New Mexico Press, 2015)
March 7-10, 2018, Associated Writing Programs Conference, Tampa, Florida, a panel
celebrating my work
March 20, 2018, Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series, Johnson County Library, Overland
Park, Kansas, a reading from The Keyboard Letters,
QWERTYUIOPASDFGHJKLZXCVBNM
March 22-24, 2018, panel, Native American Literature Symposium, Prior Lake, Minnesota,
a panel, “Christianity in Native Contexts,” with a reading from “I, Tatamy, Interpreter for the
18th century Missionary David Brainerd,”
March 28-30, 2018, Center for Christian Thought, Biola University, La Mirada, California,
two readings from a manuscript-in-progress about the Old Testament book of Job, “Jehorah,
Job’s Wife” and essay from that manuscript, “More than Content Is the Manner in Which It
Is Held”
April 12-14, 2018, Festival of Faith and Writing, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, a
panel, “Ancient Sources for Contemporary Writing,” with a reading from Mary Queen of
Bees, the Crippled Sister of John Wesley, Founder of the Methodist Church, (Wipf & Stock,
2017)
April 27-30, 2018, Annual Meeting of Chrysostom, a Christian Writers’ Group, Laity Lodge,
Leakey, Texas, a reading from a fiction manuscript-in-progress, When Everett Was Still
Dancing

June 8-12, 2018, Faculty, Kachemac Bay Writers’ Conference, Homer Bay, Alaska, two
workshops, two panels and a reading from A Line of Driftwood, a manuscript-in-progress
about Ada Blackjack.
June 22-24, 2018, New Letters Writing Conference, Keynote and Fiction Workshop,
University of Missouri / Kansas City
Diane Glancy
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