Readings, Workshops & Contest Judging
Nicole has given readings from Hawaii to Boston at large box bookstores, independent bookstores, public libraries, churches, and most interestingly a hair salon in the town where her novel was set.
Nicole has led writing workshops in libraries, schools, nursing homes, a children’s hospital, and an arts camp.
She has judged writing contests for various awards, publications, and educational institutions.
Selected Speaking Engagements
Chicago’s Printers Row Panel with Cathleen Falsani
Keynote speaker at Masterpiece Art Camp
Selected Academic Presentation
- Associated Writing Program (AWP). “The Limit (or Light) of Spiritual Belief: Across Genres” Panel with Scott Cairns Janet Peery, Josh Allen, and Farideh Golden.
- Associated Writing Program (AWP). “Episodic or Epiphanic Fiction.” Panel with Erin McGraw, Jack Harrell and Josh Allen.
- Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching. “Cultivating Writing Habits” & “Cultivating Attention”
- International University Teaching. “Students Teaching Students.” Vaxjo, Sweden.
Nicole is available for book club visits, contest judging, and signings. Use the contact form below to request more information or to book an appearance.