• July 31, 2024
          BIPOC Reading Series – July
          August 7, 2024
          One Page Wednesday – August
          August 10, 2024
          First Matter Press Book Launch Party
          August 15, 2024
          Slamlandia
  • Box Office

Our mission is to engage readers, support writers, and inspire the next generation with great literature.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ALL EVENTS

July 31, 2024
BIPOC Reading Series – July
August 7, 2024
One Page Wednesday – August
August 10, 2024
First Matter Press Book Launch Party
August 15, 2024
Slamlandia
August 16, 2024
Graft Union Reading Series & Open Mic
September 25, 2024
Connie Chung in conversation
October 9, 2024
Amy Tan: Portland Arts & Lectures 2024–25
October 15, 2024
Malcolm Gladwell in conversation
October 22, 2024
Ta-Nehisi Coates in Conversation
November 19, 2024
Abraham Verghese: Portland Arts & Lectures 2024–25
January 16, 2025
Timothy Egan: Portland Arts & Lectures 2024–25
February 13, 2025
Masha Gessen: Portland Arts & Lectures 2024–25
April 15, 2025
Emily Wilson: Portland Arts & Lectures 2024–25

WRITING CLASSES

July 24, 2024
Summer Flings in Creative Nonfiction
July 29, 2024
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
August 10, 2024
Creative nonfiction: The Workshop
August 26, 2024
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
September 5, 2024
Write the Self: Writing from Personal Experience
September 14, 2024
Unlocking the Creative Process
September 16, 2024
Relearning the Lyric Essay
September 25, 2024
Nine-Month Novel Intensive: Wednesdays
September 26, 2024
Nine-Month Novel Intensive: Thursday
September 30, 2024
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
October 28, 2024
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
November 25, 2024
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
December 30, 2024
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
January 27, 2025
The Break with Kaveh Akbar

A Statement from Literary Arts

Committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Literary Arts denounces white supremacy in all its manifestations and we acknowledge our role in having contributed to and benefitted from the racist systems that still flourish in our community and the nation.

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