Richmond, Indiana

Visiting Writer, Earlham College, Richmond, IN, October 23, 2017

Denver, Colorado

A Pleasing Terror: Why Every Good Story is a Ghost Story,” Craft Talk, Regis University, Mile-High MFA Program, Denver, CO, July 26, 2017

Reykjavík, Iceland

Moderator and Presenter, “Ambulatory Creative Nonfiction,” NonfictioNOW Conference, Reykjavík, Iceland, June 2-4, 2017

Washington, D.C

Featured Author, Regis University On-Site Reading, Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Conference, Washington, D.C., February 2, 2017



Los Angeles, California

Moderator and Presenter, “Entering the Archives: The Documentation of Historical Fiction,” AWP Conference, Los Angeles, CA, April 2016

Presenter, “Navigating the Job Market and Negotiating a Contract as a Female Candidate,” AWP Conference, Los Angeles, CA, April 2016

Western Colorado

One Book, One Valley Community Reads EventsOct 6th, 2016 at Crested Butte Public Library and Oct 7th, 2016 at Gunnison Public Library



Denver, Colorado

Co-Moderator and Presenter, “Our Atomic Legacy: TaraShea Nesbit in Conversation with Elizabeth Church,” The Tattered Cover Bookstore, Colfax Location, June 14, 2016, 7pm

Los Angeles, California

Moderator and Presenter, “Entering the Archives: The Documentation of Historical Fiction,” AWP Conference, Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 2016

Presenter, “Navigating the Job Market and Negotiating a Contract as a Female Candidate,” AWP Conference, Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 2016

Featured Author, Fourth Genre AWP Offsite Reading, Los Angeles, CA, April 1, 2016

Oxford, Ohio

Featured Author, 24th Annual Writers Harvest, Miami University, Oxford, OH, November 11, 2015

Columbus, Ohio

October 3-4

The Ohio State University

Presenter, “Great Expectations: Writing and Publishing Your First Novel,” Alumni Writers Extravaganza, The Ohio State University, October 1, 2015

Presenter, “The Last Thing You Expected: Writing Popular Literary Fiction,” Alumni Writers Extravaganza, The Ohio State University, October 2, 2015



September 23, 7:30pm
Chautauqua Author Series
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High Point University
October 1, 7:00pm
High Point, NC
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Wake Forest University
October 2, 7:00pm
Winston-Salem, NC
Dillon Johnston Writers Reading Series
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Front Range Community College
Monday, October 27th, 4:00-5:15pm
Longmont, CO
Featured Author
National Day on Writing Celebration

Augustana College
April 27
Rock Island, IL
Visiting Author
River Readings Series



Panelist, “&Zong!: History and Hybridity,” &Now Festival, Naropa University, September 26, 4pm-6pm

February 24, 7pm
Barnes & Noble
2999 Pearl St., Boulder, CO 80301

February 25, 7:30pm
Tattered Cover
2526 E Colfax Ave., Denver, CO 80206

February 26, 7pm
University Bookstore
823 12th Ave., Seattle, WA 98122

February 28, 7pm
King’s Bookstore
218 St Helens Ave., Tacoma, Washington

Ft. Collins
March 3, 6pm
Old Firehouse Books
232 Walnut St., Fort Collins, CO 80524

Los Angeles
March 7, 2014
Ladies Lunch and Literacy w/ Nickolas Butler (a ticketed event)
Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore
2810 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA
Buy your tickets

March 8, 2pm
Poisoned Pen
4014 N Goldwater Blvd. #101, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

March 9, 3pm
4022 Rio Grande Blvd. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107

Santa Fe
March 10, 6pm
Collected Works Bookstore
202 Galisteo St., Santa Fe, NM 87501

March 11, 7:30pm
Boulder Bookstore
1107 Pearl St., Boulder, CO 80302

March 16

A video of TaraShea in conversation with Megan Kamerick on “New Mexico in Focus” TV show on New Mexico PBS and an exclusive web extra.

March 17

10 A.M. Live guest on “Colorado Matters” radio show with Ryan Warner on Colorado Public Radio. Listen to the show or read an excerpt from the novel.

May 16-18
Featured Author
Booktopia Festival

June 12
Featured Presenter
History of the West Series
Broomfield Library
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Los Alamos
Friday, July 11th, 4-6
Reading and Signing
Los Alamos Historical Society
1050 Bathtub Row
Los Alamos, NM 87544

Wichita, KS
Saturday, August 9
TaraShea will lead a writer’s workshop  from 2:30-3:45, followed by a reading and signing at 4:30.
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Watermark Books and Cafe
4701 E Douglas Avenue
Wichita, KS 67218

St. Louis, MO
Tuesday, August 12, 7pm
Left Bank Books
399 N Euclid
St. Louis, MO

Dayton, OH
Wednesday, August 13, 7pm
Books and Co.
The Greene
4453 Walnut Street
Dayton, OH 45440

Monument, CO
September 18, 5-8pm
Book Signing
Covered Treasures Bookstore
105 2nd St, Monument, CO 80132