“Learn from your mistakes, never internalize rejection or failure, and when you experience success be encouraging to others.” 2019 Fellow, Sterling Cunio

April 23, 2019

We’re thrilled to introduce the 2019 Oregon Literary Fellowship recipients with individual features on our blog! Out-of-state judges spent several months evaluating the 400+ applications we received, and selected thirteen writers and two publishers to receive grants of $3,500 each. The 2020 OLF applications will…

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2019 Finalists for Eloise Jarvis McGraw Award for Children’s Literature

April 19, 2019

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Award in children’s literature. Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature…

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2019 Finalists for the Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction

April 17, 2019

The following books are finalists for the 2019 Oregon Book Award in creative nonfiction. Each year, this program honors the state’s finest accomplishments by Oregon writers who work in genres of poetry, fiction, graphic literature, drama, literary nonfiction, and literature…

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Al Gore

April 24, 2019

Former vice president and environmental activist Al Gore discusses climate change as a matter of highest priority for the United States.

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