Events

photo-seeandhearLucy has read her work at many colleges, cafés, galleries, bookstores, conferences, and other venues and events in the U.S. and Canada, such as Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) Biennial Conference, University of Victoria, British Columbia; Cody’s Books, Berkeley, CA; California State University East Bay, Hayward, CA; Cornelia Street Café, New York, NY; Diesel: A Bookstore, Oakland, CA: Food for Thought Books, Amherst, MA; Kensington Row Bookshop, Kensington, MD; Mechanics’ Institute Library, San Francisco, CA; Midnight Special Bookstore, Santa Monica, CA; Pierre Menard Gallery, Cambridge, MA; Sacramento Poetry Center, California, CA; San Francisco State University, CA; the University of Maine, Fort Kent, ME; Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival, Berkeley, CA; and Wine & Words, Livermore, CA.  In 2004 and 2010 she read in the Poetry at Noon Series at the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.

 

 

 

Links:

Video

Peter Crooks of Diablo magazine interviews Lucille Lang Day for GET LIT, Walnut Creek TV, March 2013

Reading on Poetry TV with John Rhodes and Clara Hsu, June 20, 2010

Reading at the Berkeley Poetry Festival, June 5, 2010

Audio

A Novel Idea, KRCB-FM, Suzanne Lang interviews Lucille Lang Day and Jean Wong, February 9, 2014

A Novel Idea, KRCB-FM, Suzanne Lang interviews Richard Michael Levine and Lucille Lang Day,
February 7, 2016

Out of Our Minds, KKUP-FM, Rachelle Escamilla interviews Lucille Lang Day and Dave Holt
on Red Indian Road West: Native American Poetry from California, April 20, 2016

Word Temple, KRCB-FM, tribute to Adelle Foley and interview with Lucille Lang Day, by Katherine Hastings, July 17, 2016

Terra Verde, KPFA-FM, “Speaking to the Heart — Ecopoetry and Environmentalism,” Maureen Nandini Mitra interviews Maya Khosla and Lucille Lang Day, April 19, 2019

Poetry and Planet, “Leveraging Poetry for Environmental Causes,” Ethan Goffman interviews
Lucille Lang Day, October 7, 2019

2021 Winter/Spring Events:

MARIN POETRY CENTER MEMBERS’ NEW BOOK READING
Thursday, January 21, 7:00 p.m., Pacific Time
Featuring Lucille Lang Day, Ellery Akers, Kosrof Chantikian,
Donna Emerson, Laurel Feigenbaum, Maxine Flasher-Duzgunes, Ken Haas,
Tobey Hiller, Dotty LeMieux, Brian R. Martens, Kathleen McClung,
Gail Newman, Dion O’Rielly, Renee Owen, Connie Post,
Sandy Scull, Doreen Stock and Jeanne Wagner
FREE Zoom event. Register here: Marin Poetry Center Event Registration
Bookshop for the event: Marin Poetry Center Event Bookshop

WATERSHED ENVIRONMENTAL POETRY FESTIVAL STRAWBERRY CREEK WALK
Saturday, January 30, Noon to 2:00 p.m., Pacific Time
Poets: Lucille Lang Day, Chris Olander, Kirk Lumpkin
Rooja Mohassessy and Terri Glass
Environmental Protection Specialist: Tim Pine
“River Light”: Dance by Sharon Coleman, words by Chris Olander
FREE Zoom event. Register here: Creek Walk Registration
More information: Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival
Hosted by Chris Olander: Chris Olander

WATERSHED ENVIRONMENTAL POETRY FESTIVAL
FEATURED READINGS, 25 YEARS OF WRITING, NATURE & COMMUNITY
Sunday, January 31, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Pacific Time
Lucille Lang Day, Kristin George Bagdanov, Craig Santos Perez
and Joseph Stroud (reading from his own work and present a tribute
to the late Berkeley poet Bill Mayer)
FREE Zoom event. Register here: Sunday Features Registration
More information: Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival
Hosts: Joyce Jenkins, Kirk Lumpkin and Richard Silberg

AWP VIRTUAL PANEL: POETRY AND SCIENCE: WRITING OUR WAY TO DISCOVERY
Friday, March 5, 9:10 a.m. PST, 12:10 p.m. EST
Panelists: Elizabeth Bradfield, Lucille Lang Day, Alison Hawthorne Deming,
Ann Fisher-Wirth, and Allison Adelle Hedge Coke
This panel was originally scheduled for last year’s AWP Conference,
and we are very excited that it is finally happening!
AWP Conference registration required: AWP Registration

AWP VIRTUAL RECEPTION: SCARLET TANAGER BOOKS
CELEBRATES LITERATURE AND SCIENCE
Friday, March 5, 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. PST, 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. EST
Host: Lucille Lang Day
Special Guests: novelist John Teton and poets Ruth Nolan, Elizabeth Bradfield,
Alison Hawthorne Deming, Ann Fisher-Wirth, and Allison Adelle Hedge Coke.
Bring your favorite beverage and your questions, comments, and ideas related
to literature and science.
AWP Conference registration required: AWP Registration

AWP VIRTUAL COMMUNITY BOOKFAIR: BOOTH FOR SCARLET TANAGER BOOKS
Saturday, March 6, 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PST, 2:30 to 5:00 p.m. EST
Author Meet and Greet schedule:
Fire and Rain: Ecopoetry of California contributor Kathleen McClung, 12:00 to 12:30 p.m, Pacific Time
Fire and Rain: Ecopoetry of California coeditor Ruth Nolan, 12:30 to 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time
The Book of Geezer author John Teton, 1:00 to 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time
Fire and Rain: Ecopoetry of California coeditor and Birds of San Pancho (Blue Light Press) author
Lucille Lang Day, 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time
AWP Conference registration required: AWP Registration

POETS & WRITERS CALIFORNIA VIRTUAL TOWN HALL:
POETRY IN TIMES OF CRISIS
Tuesday, April 6, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., PDT
Lucille Lang Day and Ruth Nolan, editors of Fire and Rain: Ecopoetry of California
Molly Fisk, editor of California Fire & Water: A Climate Crisis Anthology
FREE Zoom event. Register here: Town Hall Registration
See the registration page for more information.
Host: Jamie Asaye FitzGerald

GETTING TO NET ZERO – COMMUNITY CELEBRATION
Saturday, April 10, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., PDT
Jen Karetnick (Poet and Writer)
Deidra Renkenberger (Comics for Climate)
Lucille Lang Day (Poet and Writer)
Dance Break with Giti of The Dance Floor
Jan Kirsh (350 Bay Area)
Hari Lambda, (Author of Brighter Climate Futures)
Zoom event, $20 registration fee includes a seed packet and book.
Register here: “Getting to Net Zero” Registration
For a free Zoom link, contact Cristina Deptula
More information: San Francisco Climate Week

WNBA-SF SPRING POETRY MIXER
Friday, April 30, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m., PDT
Lucille Lang Day, Sheryl J. Bize-Boutte, Dr. Jeanne Powell,
Athena Kashyap, Iris Jamahl Dunkle and Joan Gelfand
FREE Zoom event. Register here: Poetry Mixer RSVP
More information: Spring Poetry Mixer
Host: Lucille Lang Day