J.P. is the host of the podcast This Queer Book Saved My Life.
J.P. has spoken throughout the Midwest on a variety of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion topics: how to develop intercultural competency skills, LGBTQ health equity, racial equity, implicit biases, and culturally responsive organizations. His recent essays are featured in The Sun Isn’t Out Long Enough (Anamot Press) We Are All Armenian: Voices from the Armenian Diaspora (University of Texas Press) and Emerge (Lambda Literary). He is currently working on a collection of essays: A Home at the Beginning of the World. He hosts the podcasts This Queer Book Saved My Life! and 7 Minutes in Book Heaven.