Events

Hoping to catch the author of the EMPATHY series at a conference, book signing, or other literary event? Below is a list of where you’ll be able to find him!

Want to invite r. r. to your event? Reach out to him here.

All times local.

July 27, 2019 – Writing Workshop
AllWriters’ Workshop – Waukesha, Wisconsin – 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

At this event, r. r. will lead an intensive course on the Hero’s Journey plot structure model and outlining one’s novel.

Registration is required for this event.


August 4, 2019 – Mighty Con – Madison
Monona Terrace – Madison, Wisconsin – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

r. r. will be signing and selling books at Mighty Con Madison.

Let the author know you’re coming here!

Please note payment is required at the door for this event.


September 7, 2019 – Mighty Con – Milwaukee
Wisconsin State Fairgrounds – Milwaukee, Wisconsin – 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

r. r. will be signing and selling books at Mighty Con Milwaukee.

Let the author know you’re coming here!

Please note payment is required at the door for this event.


September 14, 2019 – Reading and Signing
Turtle Creek Bookstore – Beloit, Wisconsin – 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Timed wonderfully to coincide with Beloit’s farmer’s market—Wisconsin’s second largest—r. r. campbell will be only a block away at Turtle Creek Bookstore for a book signing and reading event.

RSVP on Facebook here.


September 28, 2019 – Art and Author Fair
Columbus Fireman’s Park – Columbus, Wisconsin – 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Join r. r. campbell and dozens of other exhibiting authors and artists for this exciting “Oddtoberfest” event!

RSVP on Facebook here.


October 12, 2019 – Reading and Signing
The Local Store – Eau Claire, Wisconsin – 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

This October, r. r. campbell returns to Eau Claire for a joint event with author Nathan Hopp at The Local Store. As usual, there’ll be books for sale and for signing, but there’ll also be a number of other amazing Wisconsin-related items available; it’s what the venue specializes in, after all.

RSVP on Facebook here.


October 16, 2019 – Reading and Signing
The Book Cellar – Chicago, Illinois – 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

In his first reading and signing event outside the state of Wisconsin, r. r. campbell will bet at The Book Cellar in Chicago, Illinois for this live lit event featuring four other area authors.

RSVP on Facebook here.

Past Events

February 22, 2019 – Book Launch for Imminent Dawn
Goodman Community Center – Madison, Wisconsin – 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Join r. r. campbell to celebrate the release of Imminent Dawn over refreshments, readings, and an author Q&A. He’ll also be debuting EMPATHY: Madrugada, a “choose-your-own-destiny-style” game set in the EMPATHY universe.

RSVP on Facebook here.


April 4 – 7, 2019 – University of Wisconsin Writers’ Institute
Madison Concourse Hotel – Madison, Wisconsin

Writers everywhere are encouraged to attend this four-day event, which was recently selected by Writer Magazine as the best writing conference in Wisconsin. r. r. will be leading four sessions on the craft of writing throughout the conference, and will also be participating in a success panel and book signing event.

Registration is required for this event.

RSVP on Facebook here after you’ve registered at the link above.


April 18, 2019 – Reading and Signing
A Room of One’s Own Bookstore – Madison, Wisconsin – 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

A Room of One’s Own Bookstore will host an evening of refreshments, readings, and an author Q&A in Madison, Wisconsin. Fellow NineStar Press author M.A. Hinkle will also be part of the evening’s lineup.

RSVP on Facebook here.


April 29, 2019 – Facebook and Twitter Livestreams
Facebook – 1:00 p.m. ET, Twitter – 4:00 p.m. ET

Celebrate the book birthday for Mourning Dove over the course of these two unique livestream sessions on Facebook and Twitter! Both sessions will feature readings from the book along with an author Q&A.

RSVP on Facebook here.


May 4, 2019 – Reading and Signing
Turtle Creek Bookstore – Beloit, Wisconsin – 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Timed wonderfully to coincide with Beloit’s first farmer’s market of the year, r. r. campbell will be only a block away at Turtle Creek Bookstore for a book signing and reading event.

RSVP on Facebook here.


May 11, 2019 – Mourning Dove Book Launch
Dotters Books – Eau Claire, Wisconsin – 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Join r. r. campbell to celebrate the release of Mourning Dove at this reading and signing event in Eau Claire! With readings from books int he EMPATHY series and beyond, this is one you won’t want to miss.

RSVP on Facebook here.


May 24 – 27, 2019 – WisCon
Madison Concourse Hotel – Madison, Wisconsin

Meet the author of the EMPATHY series, r. r. campbell, at WisCon 43! He’ll be tabling near the vendor’s room with signed copies of Imminent Dawn and Mourning Dove available for you! Come say “hi” and pick his brain about all things EMPATHY.

Registration is required for this event.

RSVP on Facebook here.


June 1, 2019 – Reading and Signing
Pearl Street Books – La Crosse, Wisconsin – 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Meet r. r. campbell at this reading and signing event in La Crosse! He’ll take your questions about all things EMPATHY, while also giving some insight into the direction the series is headed beyond book two, Mourning Dove.

RSVP on Facebook here.


June 8, 2019 – Reading and Signing
Reader’s Loft Bookstore – Green Bay, Wisconsin – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Author r. r. campbell will hold a reading and signing event at Reader’s Loft in Green Bay! Not only will he read from the EMPATHY series and sign copies of his books, but you’ll have the chance to say hello to the feline residents of Reader’s Loft, Greta and Sophie.

RSVP on Facebook here.


June 20, 2019 – “Books and Beer”
Cercis Brewing Company – Columbus, Wisconsin – 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Grab a beer and get down to discussing the nitty gritty of Imminent Dawn with dozens of other readers—and the author himself—at this casual summer kickoff event!

RSVP on Facebook here.