Appearances

James Davis May has read his work widely at colleges, reading series, and festivals, including the Gulf Coast Reading Series, the Georgia Center for the Book, the Decatur Book Festival, and What’s New in Poetry? Email JamesDavisMay at gmail dot com to schedule a reading.

Upcoming

April 6
Single Voice Reading Series
Allegheny College
Meadville, Pa.

Recent Events

January 27
Lions in Winter Literary Festival
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, Ill

January 19
Auburn University
Auburn, Ala.

Nov. 3, 2016
Poetry @ Tech
Georgia Tech University
Atlanta, Ga.

Sept. 15
Agnes Scott College
Decatur, Ga.

Sept. 9
Writers’ Night Out
Blairsville, Ga.

Sept. 3, 2016
The Decatur Book Festival
Decatur, Ga.

July 23, 2016
Sewanee Writers’ Conference
Sewanee, Tn.

May 12, 2016
The Nitty Gritty Magic City Reading Series
Birmingham, Ala.

Apr. 22, 2016
Charlotte Lit
Charlotte, N.C.
Reading with Chelsea Rathburn

Apr. 14, 2016
East End Book Exchange
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Reading with Judith Vollmer

Apr. 1, 2016
AWP Convention
Los Angeles, Calif.
Booksigning with Tara Bray

Mar. 24, 2016
Georgia State University
Atlanta, Ga.
Reading with Chelsea Rathburn

Mar. 16, 2016
Reinhardt College
Jasper, Ga.

Mar. 15, 2016
Young Harris College
Young Harris, Ga.

Nov. 13, 2015
South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference
“Silent Lightning: The Pressures of Silence in Claudia Emerson’s Poetry ”
Durham, N.C.

Oct. 24, 2015
Georgia Poetry Society Meeting
“Poetic Distance and Poetic Intimacy”
co-presenting with Chelsea Rathburn
Dahlonega, Ga.