Events

If you want me to read or be part of a reading series or event, contact me. I’ll probably say yes.

Upcoming Events

March 22, 2pm
The Arts Center of The Capital Region
265 River Street
Troy, NY 12180
A Poetry Spring Special! Five Upstate Poets Read from their Work
Come hear five distinct and distinctly different poetic voices, all in one afternoon:
Celia Bland, Shira Dentz, Matthew Klane, Daniel Nester, and Gretchen Primack.
An immersive poetry experience that will resonate long afterwards .

April 8-11 2015
Associated Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Conference
Minneapolis, MN
I’ll be minding Booth #201 at the Bookfair for The College of Saint Rose / Pine Hills Review

Wednesday April 8
Seventh Annual Festival of Language
Brit’s Pub, 1110 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis

I’ll be reading as part of Jane Carman’s Festival, Third Set, which starts at 8:3pm.
The event runs from 4:30-10:30 p.m.

Line up for Set #3 , 8:30-10:30
Jenny Ferguson | Jim Sullivan | Sara Henning | Evan Nave | John F. Buckley | Gabriel Gudding | Robin Wyatt Dunn | Tim Kahl | Rone Shavers | Elizabeth Hatmaker | Holly Baker | Stef​anie Brook Trout | Daniel Nester | Steve Halle | Zeke Jarvis | Natalie Gorup | Christopher Mercier | John Schulze | Shaindel Beers | Chris Tarry | Emily Lundgren

Monday, April 20
CREST Lecture
4:30pm
The College of Saint Rose
Standish Rooms
Events and Activities Center, Second Floor
420 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203

I’ll be doing a lecture on Shader. Here’s the desctiption:

Join CREST as Daniel Nester, M.F.A., an Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing, and a CREST Residential Fellow, 2014-2015, discusses his memoir of growing up in Maple Shade, New Jersey.

 

Past Events

Thursday, November 13, 2014
6:30pm
Saint Rose Events and Athletics Center (Standish Conference Rooms, second floor)
420 Western Ave., Albany, N.Y.
Lecture and reading, “Shader: Notes on Class and Place in Blue-Collar Memoir”
Program is presented by the College’s Center for Citizenship, Race and Ethnicity Studies (CREST) and is free and open to the public.