Nancy Penrose, Writer    Readings, Talks, Media

  • "Breathing Through Glass," Signs of Life 2014 author readings/artist lectures, October 8, Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery, Seattle
  • "Pilgrim Feet," reading at the Soul-Making Keats Literary Competition, San Francisco Main Library (March 2013) (Video of reading here.)
  • "Shine Boy," Drash  2012 author readings in Seattle (Summer 2012)
  • "The Color of Cloth," reader and curator of Voices Over 50, University Bookstore, Seattle (April 2012)
  • "The Golden Onsen," reading at the Soul-Making Keats Literary Competition, San Francisco Main Library (March 2012) (Video of reading here.)
  • "Hama" and "Of Body, Of Land," reading, Uptown Stroll, Counterbalance Park, Seattle (August 2011)
  • "Of Body, Of Land," Drash 2011 author readings in Seattle (Summer 2011)
  • "The Color of Cloth," reading and book launch for Burning Bright: Passager Celebrates 21 Years, University of Baltimore (June 2011)
  • "Paris Chiasma," reading, Seattle's Uptown Stroll (2010)
  • Persian Language Class, slideshow and talk, University of Washington (July 2009)
  • "Living (1958) and Visiting (2008) Iran," slideshow and talk, Saltwater Unitarian Universalist Church, with Jean Sundborg (October 2008)
  • "Iran Rediscovered," slideshow and talk, Wide World Books and Maps, Seattle (September 2008)
  • Iranian Festival, talk, Seattle Center (June 2008)
  • Persian Culture Class, slideshow and talk, University of Washington (June 2008)
  • "Staffer returns to a beloved country from her past: Iran" University Week (May 29, 2008)
  • "Eating the Moon," reading, University of Washington Women's Center (2003)
  • "Pilgrim-Feet," reading, University of Washington Women's Center (2000)
  • "Feeling at Home," "The New Birder," "Nightwalk," "Dolphins at Night," reading on SBC Radio 1, Singapore (1993)