February 28, 2016    Fairfax, VA

Author talk and book signing: “The Girl Effect in South Africa”

4:30 p.m., Fairfax Presbyterian Church, 10723 Main Street


March 17, 2016    Cleveland, OH

Author talk and book signing, Mac’s Backs Books

7 p.m., 1820 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights


March 19, 2016    Cleveland, OH

Author talk and book signing, Barnes and Noble

2 p.m., 28801 Chagrin Boulevard, Woodmere


April 2016    Boston, MA

Details TBD


April 2016    Albuquerque, NM

Details TBD



August 4, 2015    Washington, DC

Book Launch — Reading and Signing

6:30 p.m. Busboys and Poets / Politics and Prose, 2021 14th Street NW


September 2, 2015    Washington, DC

Reading with Delphine Schrank (“The Rebel of Rangoon”)

6:30 p.m. Kramerbooks, 1517 Connecticut Avenue, NW

Co-sponsored by the International Reporting Project


September 30, 2015    Fairfax, VA

“Literature for the Next Generation” — A Reading at Fall for the Book

7:30 p.m. Research Hall 163, George Mason University


October 17, 2015     Cincinnati, OH

Appearance and signing  at Books by the Banks

10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Duke Energy Convention Center


October 20, 2015     Cincinnati, OH

Reading event: “Raising Women’s Voices from Cincinnati to Cape Town”

6:00 p.m., YWCA of Greater Cincinnati, 898 Walnut Street

*Sponsored by the Interfaith Hospitality Network of Greater Cincinnati, Caracole, YWCA of Greater Cincinnati, Women Writing for a Change, and Bethany House Services. 


November 1, 2015     San Francisco, CA

“Me Listening to What I Have to Say”: Creative Writing after Apartheid

In Conversation with Dean Malcolm Clemens Young at The Forum, Grace Cathedral

9:30 a.m., Gresham Hall, Grace Cathedral, corner of California and Taylor Streets


November 1, 2015     Oakland, CA

Author Talk, in conversation with Alex Green, Montclair Presbyterian Church

4 p.m., Montclair Presbyterian Church, 5701 Thornhill Drive

Sponsored by A Great Good Place for Books & Montclair Presbyterian Church


November 5, 2015     San Anselmo, CA

Author Talk (open to the public), San Francisco Theological Seminary

7 p.m., Scott Hall 101, 105 Seminary Road


More dates will be announced shortly. If you are interested in having Kimberly speak to your group or visit your local bookstore,  please contact Helena Brantley at 510.350.7822 or