Michael is available for book groups, college campus readings, and book fairs.

Michael Gerhard Martin is currently designing his 2016 schedule, check back often for updates. 


  • Associated Writing Programs conference off-site reading with Bayou Magazine contributors. Minneapolis, MN. April 9, 2015.
  • Salem State University, with Richard Hoffman. Salem, MA. March 5, 2015.
  • Babson College, Easiest If I Had A Gun publication celebration. Babson Park, MA.March 4, 2015
  • Endicott College. Beverly, MA. February 26, 2015
  • The Salem Athenaeum, with January O’Neill and musicalgroup White Veins. Salem, MA. January 17, 2015.
  • Newbury College. Brookline, MA. November 19, 2014 Salem Literary Festival. Salem, MA. November 7, 2014
  • Braddock Avenue Books launch party for Alleyway Books (imprint) and my story collection, Easiest If I Had A Gun
  • Wigle Whiskey, Pittsburgh, PA. November 3, 2014 Carnegie Mellon University, class visit, reading and student luncheon. Pittsburgh, PA. November 3, 2014
  • University of Rhode Island Ocean State Writer’s Conference. Kingston, RI. June 21, 2014
  • University of New Orleans, Bayou Magazine Issue #61 Launch Party and Reading. New Orleans, LA. May 22, 2014
  • Waterline Reading Series, Spring 2005–present. Babson College’s faculty reading program.

  • Active participant (by invitation) in The Beehive Reading Series, 1994–1997. An independent series loosely affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh's writing program, featured readers included Gerald McLaughlin, Edward Field, Jan Beatty, Ed Ochester, Judith Volmer, and Lewis Nordan.
  • Active participant, Hemingway’s Reading Series, 1994–1997. The University of Pittsburgh Graduate Writing Program's official reading series