Tania Runyan

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March 2-4, 2017: Open Mic Emcee, Making Literature Conference, Taylor University, Upland, IN

April 28-30, 2017: Workshop instructor and reader, Verse and Vision: A Festival of Poetry and Music, Church of the Pilgrims, Washington, DC

June 29-July 2, 2017: Workshop instructor, Small, Slow & Beautiful, FCJ Christian Life Centre, Calgary

July 13-15, 2017: Workshop instructor, Karitos Arts and Worship Conference, North Central College, Naperville, IL

 

Past Events

2016
October 28-29, 2016: Workshop Presenter, Writing from Scripture and Literary Friendship, Indiana Faith and Writing Conference, Anderson University, Anderson, IN

October 10, 2016: Poetry Reading, 1:30 pm, Spring Arbor College, Spring Arbor, MI

April 14-16, 2016: Festival of Faith and Writing, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

March 30-April 2, 2016: AWP Conference Panel Reading: “Tongues of Fire,” Los Angeles Convention Center

March 21-23, 2016: Visiting Poet, Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, OK

2015                                                                                                                                   October 30-31: Workshop presenter, “From Brain to Draft” and “Writing from Scripture,” Indiana Faith and Writing Conference, Anderson University, Anderson, IN. 

October 10: Poetry Reading, 7pm, New Buffalo Township Library, New Buffalo, MI. 

April 10: One Poet:One Poem:The Bethel/Rock & Sling/WordFarm AWP Reading, Fallout Arts Initiative, Minneapolis

March 31: How to Read a Poem reading workshop and poetry reading, Highland Community College, Freeport, IL.

 

February 28: Workshop presenter, Making Literature Conference, Taylor University, Upland, IN.

February 18-20: Featured Poet, Windhover Writers' Festival, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton,TX.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

2014

October 26, 2014: How to Read a Poem presentation and reading workshop, 1pm, Belvidere Public Library, Belvidere, IL.

October 18, 2014: Poetry Reading, 7pm, New Buffalo Township Library, New Buffalo, MI.

Sept. 24: "Little Faith": Reading with Karen Craigo, 7:30 pm, BookMarx, 325 E. Walnut St., Springfield, MO.

Sept. 25-26: Barnett-Padgett Literary Artist Series, Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar, MO.

Sept. 26-27: Keynote Reading and Workshop, Missouri State Poetry Society, Festus, MO.

May 22 : How to Read a Poem presentation and reading workshop, 7pm, Englewood Christian Church, Indianapolis, IN.

April 19 : Poetry writing workshop for kids (The Write Stuff), 1pm, Lake Villa Public Library, Lake Villa, IL.

April 19 : How to Read a Poem presentation and reading workshop (Adult Services), 10am, Lake Villa Public Library, Lake Villa, IL.

April 10-12 : Calvin Festival of Faith and Writing Poetry Workshop, Conversations with Scripture: Writing Poetry to a Deeper Faith Panel Discussion, Writing Both Sides: When Faith and Doubt Collide

March 29 : Featured poet at Madame Zuzu's, 8pm, 582 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park, IL

February 27 : AWP Conference Panel Reading More Terrible Sonnets: Four Poets on Faith and Doubt, 9AM - 10:15AM, Room 612, Washington State Convention Center, Level 6

January 31 : Second Sky and The Eye the Window book launch party with Marci Rae Johnson. 8-11pm, Johnson Hall Lounge, Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL

2013

August 25 : "Last Sunday" Poetry Series, Illinois State Poetry Society, Brewed Awakening, 19 West Quincy, Westmont, beginning at 12:30 p.m.

 

April 14 : Poetry Reading, Lake Villa Public Library, Lake Villa, IL

    

April 11 : Reading at Cedarville University, Cedarville, OH

April 5 :Class visit, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN

 

April 4 : Reading at Taylor University, Upland, IN

2012                                                                                                              

November 29 : Skyway Literary Festival, College of Lake County

October 12 :  Fresh Brewed Poetry: Reading with Dan Bowman, Brett Foster, and Brad Fruhauff. Newport Coffee, Bannockburn, IL

October 3 & 10 : Class visits, Trinity International University

 

September 17 : WordFest Reading with Marci Rae Johnson, Valparaiso University, IN

 

September 12 : Poetry Reading and Class Visit, Wheaton College, IL

June 20 : Poetry Reading with Kristin George Bagnadov, Municipal Winemakers, Santa Barbara, CA

 

June 2 : Antioch Wine Walk: Reading/Signing, Suzanne's Frame Shop. Antioch, IL

 

May 25 : Poetry Reading with Daniel Bowman, Jr. at Julie's Coffee

April 20 : Book signing at Calvin Festival of Faith and Writing. Word Farm table 9:30am

April 20 : Poetry Spoken and Sung at Calvin Festival of Faith and Writing. 4:45pm-5:30pm

 

April 21 : Book signing at Calvin Festival of Faith and Writing. Word Farm table 10:30am

March 9 : Featured Reading and Open Mic at Julie’s Coffee, 216 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Lake Villa

 

March 2 : Reading at AWP reception hosted by Ruminate Magazine, Rock & Sling, and Word Farm, Wiliford B, Hilton Chicago Hotel 3rd Floor

 

February 7-8 : Presenter, Odyssey Arts Festival, Lincolnshire, Illinois

January 27 : RHINO Reads! Featured Reader, Brothers K Coffee, Evanston

January 13 : Featured Reader, Highland Park Poets, Highland Park Art Center