MARCH 11th, 2018

New Short Fiction Series


L.A.’s longest running spoken words series, the New Short Fiction Series, has selected four of Robert’s stories to be read by professional actors on 
March 11th at 6pm at NoHo’s Federal BarIt’s possible that some of the famous actors Robert has worked with over the years might be participating. Perhaps Kevin Spacey will begin his comeback on March 11th. Maybe O.J. Simpson will read and we all know how well he can act. If there was ever a literary event you weren’t going to miss, this is the one!


OCTOBER 25th, 2017

Lit Crawl LA

Robert Kerbeck will be reading at Lit Crawl LA with the writer’s group he founded, the Malibu Writers Circle, on October 25th at 8pm at the Kahuna Tiki restaurant in North Hollywood. More information can be found here.

Come hear some great stories and have a drink! Storytelling and alcohol, what could be better?

MAY 6th, 2017 

Exposition Review Launch Party & Reading

Robert Kerbeck read excerpts from his short story, “Follicular Rivalry,” which is featured in the magazine. More details here.




FEBRUARY 10th, 2017




Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Conference 2017

Robert was at AWP 2017 and moderated the panel, Emerging From The Slush: How To Get Your Short Story Published.



NOVEMBER 12th, 2016

The Melrose Bellow

ROUND 1: “From the Desert to the Sea”
Vinoteque on Melrose
7469 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90048


Melrose Bellow is a series of literary/reading events including all forms of writing. The writers/readers are an entertaining blend of storytellers, poets, and short fiction writers of all ages reflecting the multicultural make up of Los Angeles with a diverse and eclectic mix of ages, races, and persuasions. Come and enjoy a literary tasting of Los Angeles.


OCTOBER 26th, 2016

Lit Crawl L.A. 2016

California Dreaming | Malibu Writers Circle
North Hollywood Metro Station Bus Plaza, 5373 Lankershim Blvd


Gather around the Malibu Writers Circle and cap your crawl under the moonlight with tales and poems by these award winning writers and poets. Featuring: Lisa Garvey, Michal Lemberger, Sandra Ramos O’Briant, John Struloeff, Shuba Venugopal, Liz Ziemska.


MAY 22nd, 2016

Tongue and Groove

6-7:30 pm

The Hotel Cafe | 1623 1/2 N. Cahuenga Blvd. Hollywood, Ca 90028



Tongue and Groove is a monthly literary variety show, produced and hosted by Conrad Romo. It has featured nearly 400 writers over the past 10 years and has been praised by Sunset Magazine, the Los Angeles Times,  Poets & Writers  as well as Ploughshares and Time Out as one of L.A.’s Best Reading Series. Some of  those who have graced the stage include, Jose Montoya, Dagoberto Gilb, Janet Fitch, Luis Rodriguez, Dan Fante, Matthew Specktor Jerry Stahl,  Kathy Bates, Harry Dean Stanton, Derrick Brown, Roger Guenveur Smith, Wanda Coleman, Aimee Bender, Andrea Gibson, Mayda Del Valle, Stephen Elliott, Marisa Silver, Taylor Negron, Luis Alfaro, Shihan, Jack Grapes and Maile Meloy.