January 24, 2015: Open Cityscapes, with Vijay Iyer, at The Stone, 2nd Ave, New York, NY.

February 27, 2015: With Suketu Mehta and Suki Kim, New York University, New York, NY.

April 2, 2015: Inaugural Susan D. Gubar Lecture, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.

April 15–16, 2015: Open Book, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.

April 23, 2015: “The White Savior Industrial Complex,” Buffet Center for Global Engagement, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.

May 7-10, 2015: PEN World Voices, New York, NY.

November 19-23, 2015: Hay Festival, Dhaka, Bangladesh.