James Davis May has read his work widely at colleges, reading series, and festivals, including the University of South Alabama, Washington & Jefferson College, Florida State University, the Decatur Book Festival, the Poetry Society of America Annual Awards Reading, the Gulf Coast Reading Series, the Georgia Center for the Book, Auburn University, and Poetry at Tech.
Email JamesDavisMay at gmail dot com to schedule a reading.
The 22nd Bourne Poetry Reading
with Victoria Chang and Vievee Francis
Poetry at Tech
Cypress Theater, Georgia Tech Student Center
November 2, 2023 at 7 p.m.
College of the Florida Keys
Tennessee Williams Theater
October 12, 2023 at 6 p.m.
Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference
with Monica West and Dean Bakopoulos
August 22, 2023 at 4:15 p.m.
July 9, 2023
Annual Laura Riding Jackson Foundation Poetry Festival
Vero Beach, Florida
April 22, 2023
April 12-14, 2023
Brooklyn Public Library – Adams Street
Saturday, March 25 at 3:00 p.m.
Monday, March 6, 2023 at 8 p.m.
LSU Press Facebook Live Author Series on Unusually Grand Ideas
Wednesday, March 1 at 3:00 p.m.
Unusually Grand Ideas Book Launch
Presidents’ Dining Room
Monday, February 27, 2023
Wild and Precious Life Reading Series (Virtual Event)
with Shareen K. Murayama & Patricia Smith
Wednesday, February 22, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.
New York Encounter Festival
New York, New York
Saturday, February 18, 2023
Pat Conroy Literary Center
Thursday, January 12, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.