Next Wednesday, April 8th, the Loggernaut series celebrates 4 years of readings with an anniversary reading and concert, featuring Carrie Brownstein, David J. Morris, and B.T. Shaw, with music by Lovers. The reading is a benefit for our friends at Write Around Portland. The event takes place at: Mississippi Studios (3939 N. Mississippi). Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8. Admission is $10.
Fifty-two pieces is posting one image a week from the Portland Art Museum on their April Poetry Challenge blog. The challenge invites you to “create a poem about the work or the feelings it creates for you.” You can send them the poem in an email or post it as a comment on their blog.
It has come to our attention that Matthew and Michael Dickman are twins. Michael will be reading from his new book, The End of the West, at Barnes & Noble in Vancouver (7700 NE 4th Plain Blvd), on Wednesday, April 8. He’ll be reading with Mary Szybist, author of Granted.
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…