2023 Appearances/Events

March 3, Arts Leadership Bootcamp The Visual Literature of Warren Lehrer, Queens College School of the Arts. New York, NY. Warren Lehrer with co-panels Jaime Lozano (Director, Composer, Arranger, Orchestrator), K. Meira Goldberg (Dancer, Choreographer, Scholar), Jiemin Yang (Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Dance Artist). Moderated by Alyssa Alpine (Director/Curator of CUNY Dance Initiative).

March 19, JEWels: Teasing Out the Poetry in Jewish Humor and Storytelling, City Lore, Lower East Side, NY, NY. Launch event for Steve Zeitlin’s new book, with readings by contributors Warren Lehrer, Flash Rosenberg, Peninnah Schram, Zev Shanken, Esther Cohen, Marc Kaminsky, Bob Mankoff, Bob Holman. Live music by violinist/composer Alicia Svigals.

April 15, 4pm, Ouvert Oeuvre: Opening Performance/Reading with Adeena Karasick, New Orleans Poetry Festival, Cafe Istanbul, New Orleans, LA. Adeena Karasick and Warren Lehrer present a sneak preview reading/performance of their collaborative book written by Karasick, visualized by Lehrer, published by Lavender Ink Books. Karasick also presents from AErotomania which will also be published by Lavender Ink.

May 6 & May 20, 7pm, Refuge and Finding Home, Judith Sloan, Adeena Karasick, Warren Lehrer. Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Lower East Side, NY, NY. Presenting new works including sneak peek of Ouvert Oeuvre: Opening. Live music by Andrew Griffin, Emily Wexler.

Wed. Sept. 6, 4:30pm Karasick performs Ærotomania & Openings In Times Square 43rd & Broadway Stage (by big Flag), NYC

Mon. Sept. 11, 7pm Karasick at Bar 718, 718 5th Ave, Boog City Fest, Park Slope, NY

Thurs. Sept. 21, 1:30-2:30pm Walt Whitman Initiative American Love Speaker Series Containing Multitudes: The Visual Literature of Warren Lehrer, with Adeena Karasick, WWI YouTube Channel

Sun. Oct. 1, 6pm (with Jeffrey Cyphers Wright and Heller Levinson) P & T Bookstore Presented by Word Shed NYC, 180 Orchard St. NYC

Fri. Oct. 6, 7pm  Karasick/Lehrer **** Ouvert Oeuvre: Openings BOOK LAUNCH ****
Center for Book Arts, 28 W. 27th St. NYC. Adeena and Warren will present a multimedia performance/reading, followed by a conversation moderated by CBA Director Corina Reynolds, followed by a signing, food, drink, and festivities. Admission is free, but seating is limited so please register through the link above. Look forward to seeing you Oct 6!


Thurs. Oct. 12 Lehrer presents at AIGA National Conference View from Here, LENS Symposium, Reconsideration of Vis Lit History, Sheraton Time Square, NYC

Fri. Oct. 13 Karasick presents Openings & Ærotomania at New York State Communication Association Annual Conference: Communication in a Digital World, Villa Roma, Catskills, NY. 

Thurs. Oct 19, 6pm  Maine Writers & Publishers Association Word Literary Festival, Lehrer & Karasick, Cynthia Winings Gallery, Blue Hill, Maine. Also Featured in Word. Art. Exhibition.

Sat. Oct. 28, 2pm Negotiating Deepfakes… as read through Checking In 2, The 71st Annual Institute for General Semantics Symposium, Players Club, 16 Gramercy Park South,  NYC 

Thurs. Nov. 9, 7pm Karasick with Lehrer, Tolstoy’s Lounge @ The Russian Samovar 256 W. 52nd St, NYC  

Sun. Dec. 3, 6pm, Karasick with Lehrer, Torn Page Salon, 435 W. 22nd Ave, NYC

2024 touring schedule includes reading/performances in Australia, Italy, France, Woodland Pattern in Milwaukee and at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York.