Short answer: Hong Kong, in April.
Long answer: Below is a list of all my currently scheduled author events and appearances in 2017. Bookmark curtiscchen.com/events for the most current details, and contact me if you’d like to invite me to something in your neck of the woods!
- January 28th (Saturday), 2pm – reading/signing at Vintage Books in Vancouver, WA with fellow local author Alexis Radcliff.
- January 31st (Tuesday), 7pm – SFWA Reading in Kirkland, WA with Fonda Lee and Randy Henderson.
- February 2nd (Thursday), 7pm – SFWA Reading in Portland, OR with Fonda Lee and Randy Henderson.
- February 10th (Friday), 8pm – the SMART Alphabet Ball (fundraising dinner and auction) at the Portland Art Museum, where you can bid on a personalized short story written by me and illustrated by the fantastic Natalie Metzger!
- February 15-19 (Wed-Sun) – Rainforest Writers Village 2017, Session One, where I’ll be giving a talk entitled “Dying is Easy, Young Man, Comedy is Harder.”
- March 2-5 (Thu-Sun) – Emerald City Comicon 2017 in Seattle, WA, where I’ll be one of the guests for a live recording of the “Inconceivable!” game show podcast. Other schedule items TBD.
- April 13-16 (Thu-Sun) – Norwescon 40 in SeaTac, WA, where I’ll be one of the panelists for “First Page Idol.” Other schedule items TBD/TBA.
- April 19-20 (Wed-Thu) – Melon Hong Kong, a new conference intended to “bring together Asia’s best Science Fiction writers, filmmakers, game developers, technologists and investors.”
- May 18-21 (Thu-Sun) – Nebula Conference and Awards Weekend in Pittsburgh, PA.
- June 20 (Tuesday) – Kangaroo Too launch party featuring Ariel Waldman at The Bindery, The Booksmith’s new event space in San Francisco, CA!
- July 9 (Sunday) – SF in SF with Megan E. O’Keefe!
- November 17-19 (Fri-Sun) – OryCon 39 in Portland, OR.