Check back regularly for updates and more exciting events. The ISAKO ISAKO book tour is September – December 2018.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Bay Area Book Launch at The Bindery, with Jennifer S. Cheng and music by Pinbokeh
7:30 PM, 1727 Haight St., San Francisco, CA

Saturday, September 22, 2018
E.M. Wolfman General Interest Small Bookstore, with Bonnie Chau
7 PM, 410 13th St., Oakland, CA

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
San Francisco Public Library Main Branch, with Brian Komei Dempster and others
6 PM, 100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA

Saturday, October 13, 2018
L.A. Book Launch at Other Books (Otros Libros), with Kenji C. Kiu
7:30 PM, 2006 E Cesar E Chavez Ave., Los Angeles, CA

Saturday, October 20, 2018
LitCrawl SF: Kundiman Reading, with Cristiana Baik, Danny Nguyen, Emily Yamauchi, Michelle Lin, and Truong Tran
6:30 PM, 3000 24th St., San Francisco, CA

Friday, October 26, 2018
Seattle Book Launch at Open Books: A Poem Emporium, with Pimone Triplett
2414 N 45th St., Seattle, WA

Friday, November 2, 2018
Kundiman Poetry Prize Reading, with Sharon Wang and others
5 PM, 58 West 10th St., New York, NY

Thursday, November 8, 2018
Alice James Reading, with Ellen Doré Watson
University of Maine Farmington

Sunday, December 2, 2018
Bird & Beckett Books & Records, with Julia Bouwsma
2 PM, 653 Chenery St., San Francisco, CA


Past Events

  • Open Books: A Storytelling Event Featuring Cave Canem and Kundiman Poets
  • Bird & Beckett Books: A Day of Remembrance Reading
  • Conference on Christianity and Literature, Poetry/Prose Reading
  • BeastCrawl: In the Margins of Community | A Reading with Kundiman Fellows and Friends
  • Center for Spiritual Life: Other Words, Other Worlds
  • LitQuake: Kundiman West Presents | Not Your Model Minority
  • VONA: Dismantle Live on KPFA [read article]
  • Naropa University SWP Reading
  • BeastCrawl: Kundiman West and Manifest Reading
  • Forza Cafe Poetry Reading
  • Castalia Reading Series
  • VONA/Voices Writing Workshop Reading
  • Oceanic Tongues Reading
  • Stanford Asian American Writers Workshop Reading