Literary Arts is in the 2019 Give!Guide

Literary Arts is in the 2019 Give!Guide

Literary Arts is thrilled to be included in Willamette Week’s 2019 Give!Guide! Our goal is to raise $21,000 to support our programming, which serves 20,000 Oregonians each year. By supporting Literary Arts, you are helping build a more inclusive and empathetic community through storytelling.  Donate to Literary Arts through the Give!Guide between November 1-December 31,…

“Choose Creativity as a Lifestyle Despite the Horror:” Dorothea Lasky Reads From Animal

“Choose Creativity as a Lifestyle Despite the Horror:” Dorothea Lasky Reads From Animal

by Michael Porwoll, 2019-2020 @LA Events Intern “There was a comfort in this shared reality,” Dorothea Lasky read to an at-capacity audience at Literary Arts for Lit Crawl 2019. “This shared imagination.”             Animal, Lasky’s new book of lyric lectures released by Wave Books last month, strings together an unlikely assortment of themes to trace…

Music Doesn’t Exist in a Vacuum: Shelby Walton-Clark Brings “The Music and the Movement” to Literary Arts

Music Doesn’t Exist in a Vacuum: Shelby Walton-Clark Brings “The Music and the Movement” to Literary Arts

by Michael Porwoll, 2019-2020 @ LA Events Intern              American music is inseparable from American history. And music, especially that which proves most socially impactful, is often inseparable from the painful experience of suffering (and triumphing) our nation at its worst. In her lecture, “The Music and the Movement: Gospel, Jazz, and Rhythm & Blues,…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Poetry

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. After stopping by Museum Grounds…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Queer Writers

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. After stopping by the Coffee…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Something for Everyone

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. Start your day with a…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Politics

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. If you didn’t get your…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Oregon Writers

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. Fuel up at the Pip’s…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Latinx

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. Start your day at the…

2019 #PDXBookFest Quick Reference Guide: Comics and Graphic Literature

The Portland Book Festival is a glorious, jam-packed day where you’re invited to choose your own adventure. But we know all the choices can be a little overwhelming. To help you plan your Festival day, we’ve curated a few handy guides for you, depending on what you’d like to see. Start the day with some…