Events & Appearances

A list of Ronit’s workshops and presentations can be found on the Workshops page. Check often for updated offerings!

Upcoming Events

My next virtual workshop will be Scenes That Work: Choosing What Stays in Your Memoir & What Goes on June 18th at 1PM ET at the Inspired Writer Community.
Info and registration here.

Join me on June 25, 2024 for an interactive session where you can ask anything about memoir writing. I'll be hosting Hannah Sward for a conversation about Hannah's memoir STRIP and her experience writing about addiction and recovery. Then we'll open the virtual room to answer your questions and offer memoir writing advice. Mark your calendars and get ready to dive into the world of memoir with us.
Here's the new link!


Memoir Ask-Me-Anything
An interactive session with Ronit Plank and Lisa Keefauver.

Writing Your Resilience Podcast with Lisa Cooper Ellison

Live Reading
Butterfield Library

Live Reading
The Golden Notebook

Live Reading and Book Signing
Third Place Books

Book Signings
Author, Pacific University MFA Table at the AWP Conference

Live Reading and Music @ Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Company
Reader, Bad Jimmy’s Brewing Company

Hippocampus, Under the Gum Tree, and River Teeth Reading
Reader, Blarney Stone Pub Seattle

Reading and Writing Home with S.L. Wisenberg
Reader, University Bookstore

The Memoir Writing Experience
Guest writer, DePauw University

Scenes That Work: Choosing What Stays in Your Memoir and What Goes
Visiting writer, The Writer’s Flow Studio 

When You’re Not Sure You’re Story Matters
Guest writer, Write Your First Book Summit

“You’re Not the Hero: Writing with Generosity in Memoir”
Guest writer, The Writer’s Flow Studio

Wandering Words, May 2023, with Mara Altman, Jennifer Coburn Garin, and Ronit Plank
Panelist/guest writer



Compelling Conversations – Podcast Interview Techniques and Production Strategies for Stellar Shows
Speaker, Kasa Media, January 2024

Build Your Podcast on Writing and Publishing
Speaker, Podfest, January 2024

Podcasting Mistakes I Made and How to Avoid Them
Speaker, She Podcasts
June 19-23 2023

Writers in Conversation
Panelist, Norwalk CT Public Library

Compelling Conversations: Strategies for Conducting Exceptional Interviews
Speaker, She Podcasts Conference Arizona 2021

Book Club Personal Appearance
Speaker, JCC Rockland West Nyack

Literary Special Event
Speaker, Adolph & Rose Levis JCC

Online Appearance
Speaker, JCC of Central NJ, Scotch Plains

Online Appearance
Speaker, On Author Talks with Jane Van Vooren

Online Appearance
Speaker, The Zeitgeist with Jane Roper, A Mighty Blaze

Online Appearance
Speaker, After the Launch with Diane Windsor of Motina Books

Online Appearance
Speaker, Tell Me All About It with Elizabeth Heise

Tapping into Your Personal Narrative
Guest lecturer, Seattle Pacific University



In Conversation with Suzette Mullen
Co-Host, Third Place Books Seward Park, February 2024

Neither the Madonna Nor Mommy Dearest: Why and How to Write Real Mothers
Moderator, AWP Seattle, 2023

More Interesting Than Monsters: Resisting the Urge to Villainize in Memoir
Moderator/Panelist, AWP Philly 2022

Memoir Chat with Alyson Shelton
Co-host, Instagram Live

Northshire Bookstore Presents Kate Tatelbaum with Ronit Plank

Monstrous Artists at Town Hall Social Club with Claire Dederer

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