The following dates have been scheduled to promote Let Me Tell You Where I've Been. In addition to Persis reading at these events, various contributors from the anthology will also be present to read their work.

Feb. 27 2014 University of Washington, Booskstore, Seattle Washington, 7 PM

Oct. 23 2013 Tremors reading with Anita Amirrezvani, Samuel M. Jordan Center for Persian Studies, UC Irvine, 12-2 PM

Oct. 19 2013 LitCrawl with SJSU Faculty, part of Litquake 2014, time and venue to be announced, San Francisco

Oct. 13 2013 Reading With Tremors Authors Liquake 2014. "off the Ritcher Scale" at Hotel Rex, San Francisco
Mar. 11 San Mateo Public Library
Reading and discussion.
San Mateo, CA. 2-4 p.m.
Feb. 2 Waverly Writers
Persis Karim with Esther Kamkar and Farnaz Fatemi at Friends’ Meeting House on Colorado Avenue in Palo Alto.
Palo Alto, CA. 7 p.m.
Jan. 28 Pleasanton Public Library
Pleasanton, CA. 2 p.m.
Jan. 21 BookPeople
"Enemy Nations, Emerging Literatures"
Readings from Let Me Tell You Where I've Been and Literature from the Axis of Evil with Persis Karim, Samantha Schnee, Zara Houshmand and Mohammad Ghanoonparvar
Austin, TX. 3 p.m.
Jan. 19 University of Texas at Austin
sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies with Austin-based poet and writer Zara Houshmand
(ACE 2.402).
Austin, TX. 3 p.m.
Dec. 6 Evergreen Community College, Montgomery Hall (Student Center 127)
San Jose, CA. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Nov. 29 San Francisco Main Library presents "Enemy Nations, Emerging Voices" a reading of two groundbreaking anthologies that address the literature and culture of so-called enemy nations: Literature from the Axis of Exil: A Words Without Borders Anthology (New Press, 2006) with special guest Alice Walker and Let Me Tell You Where I've Been: New Writing by Women of the Iranian Diaspora with contributing authors Persis Karim, Esther Kamkar, and Haleh Hatami.
San Francisco, CA. 6-8 p.m.
Nov. 15 De Anza College, with contributing writer Azin Arefi; Writing and Reading Center (WRC), ATC 309
Cupertino, CA. 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Nov. 9 San Francisco Poetry Center at San Francisco State University. Reading with Persis Karim, and former and current SFSU students Farnoosh Seifoddini, Haleh Hatami, Parissa Milani and Mojdeh Marashi.
San Francisco, CA. 5 p.m.
Nov. 2

University of Maryland, The Center for Persian Studies
College Park, MD. 5 p.m.

Oct. 27-29 USACLALS: Fissures and Sutures: Sources of Division and Mutual Aid in Postcolonial Reflections on History and Literature.
Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
Oct. 20 Palo Alto Public Library, (in
conjunction with Palo Alto Reads "Funny in Farsi") an evening of poetry and music.
Palo Alto, CA. 7 p.m.
Oct. 12 American Studies Association, Oakland, CA
Oct. 11 Stanford University Green Library.
Sponsored by the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies and the Hamid & Christina Moghadam Program In Iranian Studies.
Bender Room, 5th floor/ Bing Wing of the Green Library. Palo Alto, CA. 4 p.m.
Oct. 8 LITQUAKE, Koret Auditorium, San
Francisco Public Library.
San Francisco, CA 2-3 p.m.
Oct. 5 Riverside Public Library.
Riverside, CA. 7 p.m.
Oct. 4 Poetry at the Loft, 345 N. 5th St., Redlands, CA. 7:15 p.m.
Sept. 27 Black Oak Bookstore presents "Voices of the Iranian Diaspora" with Persis Karim, Ari Siletz, and Mahnaz Badihian. 1491 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA. 7 p.m.
Sept. 13 Modern Times Bookstore
Presented by Ecstatic Monkey Collective Readings by contributing authors Persis Karim, Farnoosh Seifoddini, Haleh Hatami, Leyli Shirani, and Tara Fatemi.
San Francisco, CA. 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 6 Persis Karim, Wild Women Writing Literary Salon, San Francisco, CA
5:30 p.m.
Aug. 31 Commonwealth Club of Silicon Valley, Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, San Jose, CA
Aug. 25 Politics and Prose Bookstore, Washington, D.C.
Aug. 3 London, International Society for Iranian Studies Bienniel Conference in conjunction with Iran Heritage Foundation
July 18 Book Celebration and Reading with musical group Aleph Null,
Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
July 17 Labyrinth Books, New York City
July 13 Amazon Bookstore, Minneapolis, MN
July 12 The Loft, Minneapolis, MN
July 11 Women and Children First, Chicago, IL
July 6 Book Passage, Tamal Vista, CA
June 29 Modern Times Bookstore, San Francisco, CA
June 26 Cody's Books - Fourth Street store , Berkeley, CA
June 22 Kepler's Books, Menlo Park, CA
June 21 Capitola Book Cafe, Capitola, CA
June 18 Sponsored by Levantine Center:
Beverly Hills Library Auditorium, Beverly Hills, CA
June 15 City Lights Bookstore, San Francisco, CA
June 11 ANAR (Inaugural event for Bay Area Professional Organization)
Medjool Restaurant, San Francisco, CA
June 10 Oliver Center Galley at California College of the Arts (in conjunction with CrossConnections: A Collaborative Art Project with Taraneh Hemami, director), Oakland, CA
4-6 p.m.
June 4 Reading and Discussion with Canadian-based writers
Mile-End Library/Bibliotheque du Mile-End, Montreal, Quebec
2 p.m.