April 11–12, 2013: Distinguished Visiting Writer and exhibition of photographs at Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY.
April 13, 2013: Yale Undergraduate Association for African Peace and Development, Yale University, New Haven, CT.
April 25–28, 2013: Bocas Lit Fest, Port of Spain, Trinidad.
May 18-20, 2013: Étonnants Voyageurs, St Malo, France.
August 22–September 1, 2013: Melbourne Writers Festival, Melbourne, Australia.
September 19–22, 2013: Storymoja Hay Festival, Nairobi, Kenya.
October 26–27, 2013: Stockholm International Literature, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden.
November 10–16, 2013: Distinguished Visiting Writer, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho.
November 19–24, 2013: Ake Book Festival, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
February 12, 2014: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.
April 10, 2014: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.