Beren deMotier posted her impressions of the tour on her blog, where she also gives an impressive list of all the wildlife she spotted along the way.
There’s an interesting article on the Millions web site by Charles D’Ambrosio about his favorite books of 2008, although the first one he mentions, Reality Hunger, doesn’t come out until next September. Is Charlie the first Oregon author to use the word chrestomathy in print? I think he might be. I had to look it up. The h is silent!
Oregon Book Awards Fiction and Poetry Finalists reading
April 25, 2018
Featuring: manuel arturo abreu Omar El Akkad Samiya Bashir Allison Cobb Stephen…
April 26, 2018
Come celebrate Portland’s creative youth during our seventh annual Verselandia! poetry slam.
Oregon Book Awards Ceremony 2018
April 30, 2018
Join Literary Arts’ annual celebration of the state’s most accomplished writers in…
Memoir Students End of Year Reading
May 6, 2018
A reading featuring students from Jay Ponteri’s year long memoir class: Matthew…
Dao Strom, Shayla Lawson, Elena Passarello
May 9, 2018
In partnership with the Northwest Academy Visiting Writing Series Shayla Lawson is (and…
Words That Burn: Staged Reading
May 15, 2018
Words That Burn brings to life the distinctive voices of conscientious objector William…