Randy at Podium

Poetry Readings & Book Talks

See my schedule of poetry readings below. Contact me if you want to schedule a reading.


Contact me if you want to schedule a reading.

FANHS National Conference

Weaving Filipino American History into Poetry & Storytelling

With Emily Lawsin, Jen Soriano, Oscar Peñaranda, and James Fabionar

When: Friday, July 19, 2024 @ 2:30 pm
Where: United Way of Greater Houston,
Houston, Texas

Filipino American International Book Festival

The Manong Generation: On Their Inner Lives

With Eileen Tabois, Oscar Peñaranda, and Robert Francis Flor

When: Saturday, September 21, 2024 @ 5:00 Pacific Time, 7:00 Central Time
Where: Zoom


New Orleans Poetry Festival

Filipino/African American Versers: Poetry to Support a Community

With Mona Lisa Saloy, Kevin Evans, Oscar Peñaranda, and Robert “Zack” Zachary

When: Saturday, April 20 @ 4:00 pm
Where: New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Avenue, New Orleans

Octavia Books

Poetry Reading & Book Signing

When: Thursday, November 30 @ 6:00-7:30 pm
Where: Octavia Books, 513 Octavia Street, New Orleans

Louisiana Book Festival

Louisiana Poet Panel

When: Saturday, October 28 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Capitol View Room, Louisiana State Library, Baton Rouge

Hamilton College

When: Wednesday, October 25 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Zoom

Festival of Words

Poetry Reading & History Talk

When: Thursday, September 28 @ 6 pm
Where: The Hive Market, Grand Coteau

Settling St. Malo Launch Party

When: Thursday, September 21 @ 6 pm
Where: The Roy House, 1204 Johnston Street, Lafayette, La