• February 16, 2023
          Slamlandia
          February 22, 2023
          Portland Arts & Lectures 2022/23: Patrick Radden Keefe
          March 1, 2023
          One Page Wednesday- March
          March 3, 2023
          Mary Szybist & Laurel Nakanishi
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EVERYBODY READS 2023

Celebrate the power of books to create a stronger community by attending the 2023 Everybody Reads author event with Ruth Ozeki

In partnership with Multnomah County Library and The Library Foundation, Literary Arts is proud to present a lecture by bestselling author Ruth Ozeki as the culminating event of Everybody Reads 2023. Join us on March 16, 2023.

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

UPCOMING EVENTS

February 16, 2023
Slamlandia
February 22, 2023
Portland Arts & Lectures 2022/23: Patrick Radden Keefe
March 1, 2023
One Page Wednesday- March
March 3, 2023
Mary Szybist & Laurel Nakanishi
March 11, 2023
Storytelling for Change: Environmental Racism and Literature with Kiese Laymon & Imbolo Mbue, Sponsored by Literary Arts & The Lyceum Agency
March 15, 2023
A Discussion with Kamala Sankaram & Susan Yankowitz
March 16, 2023
Slamlandia
March 16, 2023
Everybody Reads 2023: Ruth Ozeki
March 18, 2023
Jessica E. Johnson & Janice Lee: A Reading & Conversation
April 3, 2023
2023 Oregon Book Awards
April 20, 2023
Slamlandia
April 20, 2023
Portland Arts & Lectures 2022/23: Ada Limón
April 27, 2023
Verselandia! 2023
May 18, 2023
Slamlandia
June 15, 2023
Slamlandia

WRITING CLASSES

February 7, 2023
Continuing Delight: Approaching Joy
February 8, 2023
Fiction Technique in Memoir
February 23, 2023
Writing For Television: Where to Begin
February 27, 2023
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
February 28, 2023
Flash Fiction: Tiny Stories with a Huge Impact
March 6, 2023
Craft Under the Microscope: The Micro-Essay
March 7, 2023
DELVE FOR WRITERS:Coetzee and Han: Point of View
March 18, 2023
Jumpstart Your Memoir: Fundamentals and Strategies
March 27, 2023
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
April 5, 2023
Writing the Weird and Wonderful
April 5, 2023
Noticing: Writing as an Act of Attention
April 24, 2023
The Break with Kaveh Akbar
May 6, 2023
Where Do I Go From Here: Writing the Novel
May 9, 2023
Creative Nonfiction I
May 10, 2023
Weaving Small Fragments: The Lyric Essay
May 29, 2023
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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