Urban + Abstract, Buttonwood Art Space, 3013 Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri, 3 February - 28 April 2017 [public reception 3 March, 5-9pm].

The 21st Annual ASU Writers Conference in Honor of Elmer Kelton, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas, 23-24 March 2017

Exhibit at Rolling Meadows Library, 3110 Martin Lane, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008 [Northwest Cultural Council Gallery], 1 April - 30 June 2017. [gallery]

Exhibit at Blackstone Library, 4904 S Lake Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60615, 3 April - 29 April 2017. [gallery]

Reading from the moon, not the finger, pointing and discussion of poetry and visual art at Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park, 10 April 2017, 6:30-8:00pm

"1967: The Search for Peace," The Vietnam Center and Archive and the Institute for Peace & Conflict at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 28-29 April 2017