2019

 

I Am Yours’ Book Tour, "To Speak is a Revolution”

Feb 12 - The Last Bookstore, LA, 7:30pm 

Feb 13 - Green Apple Books on the Park, SF, 7pm

Feb 14 - RedLight Lit @ The Battery, SF, 7pm

Feb 15 - The King’s English Bookshop, Salt Lake City, 7pm

Feb 17 - Powell’s with Lidia Yuknavitch, 7:30pm

Feb 19 - The Tattered Cover Colfax, Denver, 7pm

Feb 20 - Prairie Lights, Iowa City, 7pm

Feb 22 - City Lit Books with Leigh Stein, Chicago, 6:30pm

Feb 25 - Wildfang Soho, 7pm

Mar 2 - The Wing Flatiron, 2pm

Mar 14 - Wildfang West, PDX

Mar 16 - Women's Leadership Summit, PDX

Mar 21-22 - StoryFort, Boise

Mar 28 - AWP Panel, PDX

Mar 29 - AWP Reading with Lacy Johnson and Alexander Chee, moderated by Lilly Dancyger, Powell’s

Mar 30 - Keynote at Woodstock Bookfest

Apr 5 - Reading at Dewitt Library, Syracuse

Apr 5 - Writing Workshop, Syracuse 

Apr 6 - Barnes & Noble, Dewitt, Syracuse

Apr 9 - The Wing Dumbo, 7pm

Apr 11 - Broadway Books, 7pm, PDX

Apr 12 - Emcee at Girls Inc POP Gala, 6pm, PDX

Apr 16 - "Stranger in a Strange Land" The Armory, 7pm, PDX

Apr 20 - Keynote at Raise Your Voice! by Manavi Youth Summit, Rutgers University, 3pm

Apr 28 - The Truthteller Tour, 6pm, Kirkland

May 11 - Moderator at Girls Inc.' Teen Summit

May 19 - Central Avenue Church, LA

June 20 - Keynote at EdX Symposium, PDX

Aug 2 - Opening Keynote at The Willamette Writers Conference, 8am

Aug 2 - Workshop at Pacific Northwest College of Arts, 4:30pm, @PNCA Room 601

Aug 2 - Reading for PNCA's Residency, 8pm, Literary Arts, 525 SW Washington Street

Sept 10 - Keynote at National Charity League, PDX

2018

May 24 - Host and Headlining for the Writer of Color Showcase

May 31 - Panel on “Re-Imagining Home in the Northwest - A South Asian American Perspective”, at Portland METRO, to celebrate Asian American Heritage Month

 

June 27 - Spoken Memoir "The Anthem Within" at Wildfang HQ --> Listen here.
 

July 20 - Women Writing/Male Rage - Reading & Panel at Corporeal Center

August 9 - "Giving Fear the Finger" - Spoken Memoir & Interview, with Cheryl Strayed, Lidia Yuknavitch, Karen Karbo, Storm Large, and Shelley McLendon to celebrate the release of Courtenay Hameister's book "Okay Fine Whatever"

August 24-26 - Spoken Memoir & Speaking at HippoCamp Writer's Conference --> Watch here.

September 30 - Selected to Speak as one of "7 Coming Up" at the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Tradeshow --> Watch Reema's speech here.

November 27 - Featured Storyteller at Story Story Night, Boise, Idaho
 

November 29 - Spoken Memoir and In-Discussion at Powell's, with Chaya Bhuvaneswar


2019

April - Keynote at the Write to Publish Conference
 


Past Engagements:

2018

 

April 24 - "The Story of My Voice" followed by interview and audience Q & A, Mainstage Performance at Mt. Hood Community College - Reema Zaman Lives Through Her Voice - article in The Advocate

April 11 - "Me Too, Now What: the Art of Turning Tragedy into Triumph" at WeWork Portland
 

March 21 - Panelist on two panels, at the Write to Publish Conference

March 10 - "The Story of My Voice", Keynote at the International Women's Festival

February 24 - Speaker of the Evening at the Oregon Literary Arts Fellows Gala
 

February 14 - "The Story of My Voice", at RedLight Lit

2017

November 30 - "The Story of My Voice" at ROAR "Fierce Female Storytelling"

 

September 12 - Visiting Author at Beaverton Elementary School
 

July 20 - Spoken Memoir at Unchaste Reading Series
 

May 29 - Mainstage Performance, Northwestern University
 

May 21 - "I Am 29", from I Am Yours, Burnt Tongue Quarterly Reading Series

April 24 - "You Are The Voice", Mainstage Performance, Portland State University
 

February 26 - "Resolutions or White Male Privilege" at NAILED Reading

February 15 - "You Are The Voice" Keynote, University of Oregon


2016

 

November 19 - "I Am 23", from I Am Yours, Burnt Tongue Quarterly Reading Series