Upcoming & Recent Events

  • Making Mirrors has been chosen as a featured book by the National Women’s Studies Association. The panelists include Angela Davis, Ashwini Tambe, and Maytha AlHassen. November 15, San Francisco, California.

Past Events

  • Poetry Night: Jehan Bseiso – Making Mirrors, Hosted by NVIC – Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo
  • Activists at Simmons University create historic zine and announce a chapter of SOAR: Students Organizing Against Racism. September, 2019. Check out the beautiful zine: SOAR zine
  • Gulf of Maine Books “Hummus and Poetry” night tour has been in Vassar, DC (Bus Boys), California Institute, Denison and Maine
  • Poetry Reading from Making Mirrors: Writing/Righting by Refugees, 2018– Wednesday, February 20th, 7pm Visit the website or download the PDF
  • On campus at Denison: Beck Lecture and poetry reading, MAKING MIRRORS: RIGHTING/WRITING BY AND FOR REFUGEES. Monday, March 4, 2019, 4:30pm. Barney-Davis Board Room. More information
  • Book celebration for Teaching with Tenderness. Baltimore Hilton Hotel, Maryland, November 17th. I’m excited. See More
  • Thompson, B. (2018, March). “Embodied pedagogies: Feminist contemplative practices and social justice.” Panel. Contemplative Practices for 21st Century Higher Education Conference. Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Read More.