top of page
Me in Baja.jpg

photo by Willy Carter

I was looking forward to participating in the Great Falls Festival of the Book in May, 2020 and reading at the Montana Book Company in June, 2020.  Both events were cancelled due to COVID-19.  My thanks and good thoughts to all. 

          Megan McNamer


Second Place Fiction Award

Tucson Literary Festival

Fiction workshop with Hector Tobar

March 2021 (online)


Home Everywhere - Reading and Signing

Thursday, March 7

Shakespeare and Co., Missoula, MT

7 p.m.

AWP Portland

Book Signing, Friday, March 29

AWP Book Fair

Black Lawrence Press booth 13107

10-11 a.m. 

Reading With Gwen Florio

Cassiopeia Books, Great Falls, MT

Saturday, May 18

Home Everywhere - Reading and Signing

Fact and Fiction, Missoula, MT

Thursday, May 23

7 p.m. 

Book Signing

Elk River Books, Art Walk,

Livingston, MT

Friday, June 28

5-8 p.m

Author Talk with Christy Stillwell

Reading and Signing

Country Bookshelf

Bozeman, MT

Wednesday, July 17

6 p.m. 

Home Everywhere - Reading and Signing

Montana Book Company

Helena, MT

Sunday, July 21

4 p.m.    postponed

Home Everywhere - Reading and Signing

This House of Books

Billings, MT

Saturday, Aug 3

12:30 p.m. 

Montana Book Festival

Women in Montana Fiction 

Reading and Discussion 

The Dana Gallery

246 N. Higgins, Missoula, MT

Sunday, September 15

12:30 p.m. 

November residency -

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts

(Supported in part by a grant from the Montana Arts Council, an agency of State Government.)  


AWP Tampa

Saturday, March 10 

Signing at Black Lawrence Press table, Bookfair, #1410

Great Falls Festival of the Book

Gala Reading with Kevin Canty and Jamie Ford

Thursday, April 19 

7 p.m.

Book Event at Montgomery Distillery, Missoula, MT

Sunday, September 30 3-4:30 p.m. 

Montana Book Festival, 2018

Readings from Bright Bones: An Anthology of Contemporary 

Montana Writing, published by Open Country Press


November residency at VCCA Le Moulin à Nef


2016 - 2017

Reading and Signing

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Shakespeare and Co., 103 S. 3rd St. W., Missoula, MT

7 p.m.

Reading (Daredevils, Lunatics, Fire)

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Montana Book Festival, Holiday Inn Parkside, Missoula, MT

9 a.m. 

Reading and Signing, with David Allan Cates

Friday, October 7, 2016

Fact and Fiction, 220 North Higgins, Missoula, MT  

5:30 p.m. 

Author Meet and Greet (The Mining City Writing Project)

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Headframe Spirits, 21 S. Montana St., Butte, Montana

5 p.m.  

Teen Writing Workshop (The Mining City Writing Project)

Thursday, November 17, 2016

The Historic Clark Chateau, 321 W. Broadway St. 

4 p.m. 

Brown Bag Lunch Lecture (The Mining City Writing Project) 

Friday, November 18, 2016

The Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives, 17 W. Quartz St. 

12 p.m. 

Public Reading (The Mining City Writing Project) 

Saturday, November 19, 2016

The Historic Clark Chateau, 321 W. Broadway St.

$15 suggested donation

6 p.m. 

Signing at Fact and Fiction

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Fact and Fiction Downtown, 220 N. Higgins, Missoula, MT

20% of proceeds go to the Montana Natural History Center

Noon - 2 p.m. 

Reading at Elk River Books

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Elk River Books, 120 N. Main St., Livingston, MT

With novelist Deirdre McNamer (Red Rover, One Sweet Quarrel)

7-8:30 p.m. 

Reading at Cassiopeia Books

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cassiopeia Books, 721 Central Ave, Great Falls, MT

7 p.m. 

Reading at The Octopus Literary Salon 

Hosted by Black Lawrence Press 

Thursday, June 1, 2017

2101 Webster St. 

Oakland, CA  94612-3011

6 p.m. 

Signing at Bay Area Book Festival

Saturday, June 3 @ 3 p.m. 

Black Lawrence Press Booth #115 

Festival - Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4, 2017

Downtown Berkeley, California

Sept-Oct Residency

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA)


November Residency 

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) - 

Montana Fellowship (funded by the L.E.A.W. Foundation)




bottom of page