News and Events


As It Is On Earth has passed the 1k mark in readers (er…sales, at least) and still showing its ‘long tail.’ However, buckle up…the new novel (The Door-Man) will be out February 1, 2022. Click on Winifred Goldring below to read an excerpt featuring the inspiration for – and one of the main characters in – the book.
Winifred Goldring


The News and Events below are related to As It Is On Earth

Saturday, December 5, 2015 8:00 pm
The Shed Space

366 6th Street
Park Slope
Brooklyn, NY
Peter M. Wheelwright (As It Is On Earth) will join Paula Closson Buck (Summer on the Cold War Planet) in a reading from their respective novels and book signing.
The Shed Space

Keeping a low profile to work on the new novel at the Ucross Foundation, September 16-October 16
2013 Ucross Fall Residents

Aug. 2015: Are you curious about other architects who write fiction?…Architectural Record was, and I was tapped to weigh in on a couple of architects turned novelists.
Architects Telling Tales

Thursday, August 15, 6:00 pm
Saugerties Public Library

Author Series
91 Washington Ave., Saugerties, NY
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.
Saugerties Public Library

Saugerties Library Reading

Tuesday, July 9, 5:30 pm
Fishers Island Library

988 Oriental Ave, Fishers Island, NY
Peter M. Wheelwright (As It Is On Earth) will read and sign books.
Fishers Island Library
Fishers Island Library web site

Saturday, May 18, 5:00 pm
Beyond Baroque Literary/Arts Center

681 Venice Blvd., Venice, CA
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.
Beyond Baroque

Tuesday, May 28, 7:00 pm
The Cambridge Public Library

449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.
Cambridge Library

Sunday, March 24, 2:00-3:00 pm
PEN/Hemingway Awards Ceremony

JFK Presidential Library and Museum
Boston, MA
Peter M. Wheelwright will receive an Honorable Mention Award for his novel As It Is On Earth. Open to the Public.
PEN/New England
Kennedy Library Press Release

Dec. 2014: If you are in (or going to) London, be sure to see the ‘Small Stories’ Exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum. The Kaleidoscope House which I designed with artist Laurie Simmons is prominently featured.
Victoria and Albert Museum
Wallpaper Review

If you are aware of/interested in the Museum of Modern Art vs. American Folk Art Museum debacle, you can read my take from the March 2014 Issue of the Brooklyn Rail
Brooklyn Rail

Thursday, March 14, 7:00-8:00 pm
Authors on Stage: Peter Matthiessen Wheelwright

New Canaan Library
151 Main St, New Canaan, CT
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.
YouTube Video of the Reading/Discussion

Saturday, Feb. 23, 1:30 pm
Aftertaste: The Atmosphere of Objects – “Object Histories”

Parsons The New School for Design
66 Fifth Ave.
NY NY
NY Times Press Release

Burlington-Library

Wednesday, Jan. 9, 7:00-9:00 pm
Fletcher Free Library

235 College St, Burlington, VT
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth. He will be joining Fomite Press authors, Jack Pulaski (Love’s Labours) and Antonello Borra (AlphaBestiario) who will also be reading and signing books.
Directions

Saturday, Dec. 1, 5:00 pm
Canio’s Books

290 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.
Press Release

Friday, Nov. 23, 5:30 pm
The Owl & Turtle Bookshop

33 Bayview Street, Camden, Maine
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.
Press Release

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7:00 pm
Two Moon Art House and Café

315 4th Avenue (between 3rd and 2nd Streets)
Park Slope, Brooklyn NY
info@twomoonbklyn.com
“The Family Thing” with novelists Peter Matthiessen Wheelwright and Leora Skolkin-Smith. Reading, conversation and signing.

Monday, Oct. 15
The Afternoon Show: WGXC Radio

Reading, interview and discussion about As It Is On Earth
Link

Thursday, Oct. 4, 6:00 pm
Parsons The New School for Design

School of Constructed Environments
25 East 13th St., NY, NY
Peter M. Wheelwright will discuss his novel As It Is On Earth w/ Susan Szenasy (Metropolis Magazine), Joseph Salvatore (Assist. Professor of Writing at NSPE and Author of To Assume A Pleasing Shape ), and Alan Bruton (Assist. Professor & Director of Public Programs at SCE). Books will be sold/signed. Part 1 Podcast 

Saturday, Sept. 22, 4:00 pm
Johnnycake Books

12 Academy Street, Salisbury, CT
Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.

Saturday, Sept. 1, 3:00 pm,
Spencertown Academy Arts Center’s Festival of Books

79- State Route 203, Spencertown, NY
An ‘Alternative Publishing Panel’ will feature a discussion with Peter Matthiessen Wheelwright, whose debut novel, As It Is On Earth, is being published by the small independent print-on-demand Fomite Press, and Ardal Powell, CEO of Music Word Media Group, an innovative media startup that combines the edginess of a new-media incubator with the gravitas of a scholarly publishing house. Peter M. Wheelwright will read from his debut novel As It Is On Earth and sign books.