• PEN in the Community 
    • Friday, December 2, 2017
    • Greenway Court Theater, Los Angeles
    • Peter H.Z. Hsu as Teaching Artist in Residence at Fairfax High School with Mr. Joel Miller’s 6th Period English 9. Reading and celebration of the publication of their shared anthology with Shawna Kenney and the Freda Mohr Center for Seniors.

  • The Blue Hour
    • Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    • Big Wangs: 5300 Lankershim Blvd. NoHo
    • With Lily Anne Harrison, Matt Buga, Chris Lee, and Zora Ellis



  • PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Final Reading

  • Emerging Voices Fellowship Meet & Greet

    • June 17th, 2017. 5:00PM – 7:00PM
    • Skylight Books: 1818 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 9002
    • Join Emerging Voices Fellows, alumni, and mentors in conversation for the 2018 application cycle. PEN Center USA presents summer cocktails, short readings, a fellowship overview and audience Q&A. Featuring: Patrick O’Neil, Jian Huang, Mike Padilla, Peter H.Z. Hsu, Natalie Lima, and Soleil David
    • Peter will read his essay “A Writer”

  • PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Reading at Tongue & Groove

    • April 29, 2017
    • The Hotel Cafe
    • PEN Center USA and Tongue & Groove hosted this reading by the 2017 Emerging Voices Fellows: Soleil David, Peter H.Z. Hsu, Kirin Khan, Chinyere Nwodim, and Jessica Shoemaker. And Musical Guest: Mister Paradise.
    • Peter read from his short story “Astronauts”

  • PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Welcome Party at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions

    • January 31, 2017
    • Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
    • Readings by the five 2017 EV Fellows: Kirin Khan, Chinyere Nwodim, Peter HZ Hsu, Jessica Shoemaker, & Soleil David. With the support of EV mentors: Ashaki Jackson, J. Ryan Stradal, Dana Johnson, Amelia Gray, & Jade Chang.
    • Peter read from his short story “Impossibly Long Branches”