2017 Oregon Book Awards Finalists: Young Adult Literature

February 27, 2017

The 2017 Oregon Book Awards ceremony takes place April 24 at the Gerding Theater. Join us! You can purchase tickets to the ceremony at Brown Paper Tickets. You can also cast your vote online for the 2017 Readers Choice Award. This years winners of the Oregon…

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Oregon Literary Fellowship Recipient: Tamar Shai Bolkvadze

February 27, 2017

We’re excited to introduce each of our 2017 Oregon Literary Fellowship recipients on our blog this winter! For these fellowships, out-of-state judges spent several months evaluating the 439 applications we received. These judges named nine writers and two publishers to receive grants of $3,500 each. The 2018…

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Benson Reading at Benson Tech Show

February 22, 2017

This year’s WITS end-of-residency student reading for Benson High School was, for the first time, held at the Benson “Tech Show,” an evening event showcasing the school’s various programs. Since it was also Benson’s 100 year anniversary, the entire campus…

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Mary Oliver (Rebroadcast)

Mary Oliver (Rebroadcast)

February 27, 2017

Poet Mary Oliver reads a selection of her past works, pausing between poems to share stories about her teaching career and personal life.

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