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February 2018

WITS End-of-Residency Readings: Wilson High School


February 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Annie Bloom’s Books, 7834 SW Capitol Highway Portland, OR 97219 United States

Attend Writers in the Schools (WITS) end-of-residency community readings, featuring public high school students sharing their work.

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WITS End-of-Residency Readings: Benson High School


February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Broadway Books, 1714 NE Broadway St Portland, OR 97232 United States

Attend Writers in the Schools (WITS) end-of-residency community readings, featuring public high school students sharing their work.

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WITS End-of-Residency Readings: Cleveland High School #2 – Comics


February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Books With Pictures, 1100 SE Division St Portland, OR 97202 United States

Attend Writers in the Schools (WITS) end-of-residency community readings, featuring public high school students sharing their work.

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March 2018
Free

Omar El Akkad and Ed Skoog: Northwest Academy Reading


March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205 United States

Omar El Akkad and Ed Skoog 

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Free

Incite: Queer Writers Read


March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205 United States

Hosted by Kate Grey and Kate Ristau  The theme for March is resilience. Featuring: Carolyn Wood, born and raised in Portland, Oregon, still lives in her family home. She is a retired English teacher who spent more than thirty-five years…

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Poets on Broadway: Jane Wong & Shayla Lawson

March 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Antoinette Hatfield Hall, 1111 SW Broadway Portland, OR 97205 United States + Google Map

Literary Arts and Portland’5 Centers for the Arts are partnering to present Poets on Broadway – a free poetry series hosted by Portland'5. All readings are free and open to the public and take place on Mondays beginning at 7:30pm…

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PDX JAZZ: Like a Finger Pointing to the Moon: The History of Jazz Criticism


March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205 United States

Rick Mitchell is the author of Jazz In the New Millennium: Live and Well, published in 2014 by Dharma Moon Press. He has been writing professionally about all types of music for more than forty years. In the 1970s and Eighties,…

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Free

Orlando White


March 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205 United States

 Orlando White is from Tólikan, Arizona. He is Diné of the Naaneesht’ézhi Tábaahí and born for the Naakai Diné’e. White earned a BFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts and an MFA from Brown University. He is the author…

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April 2018
$15

Everybody Reads 2018


April 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 SW Broadway Portland, OR 97205 United States

In partnership with Multnomah County Library and The Library Foundation, Literary Arts is proud to present a lecture by Mohsin Hamid, author of Exit West, as the culminating event of the 16th annual Everybody Reads. A love story set in an unnamed country…

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Free

Poets on Broadway: Forrest Gander & Joe Wilkins


April 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Antoinette Hatfield Hall, 1111 SW Broadway Portland, OR 97205 United States

Literary Arts and Portland’5 Centers for the Arts are partnering to present Poets on Broadway – a free poetry series hosted by Portland'5. All readings are free and open to the public and take place on Mondays beginning at 7:30pm…

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$10

Verselandia! 2018


April 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 SW Broadway Portland, OR 97205 United States

Come celebrate Portland’s creative youth during our seventh annual Verselandia! poetry slam.

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$12 - $65

Oregon Book Awards Ceremony 2018


April 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gerding Theater at the Armory, 128 Northwest 11th Avenue Portland, OR 97209 United States

Join Literary Arts' annual celebration of the state's most accomplished writers in the genres of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, young readers, and graphic literature. Winners will be named at the Oregon Book Awards Ceremony at the Gerding Theater at the Armory.  

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May 2018
Free

Incite: Queer Writers Read


May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205 United States
Free

Words That Burn: Staged Reading


May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205 United States

Words That Burn brings to life the distinctive voices of conscientious objector William Stafford, Japanese-American internee Lawson Inada, and Chicano Marine Guy Gabaldón. This dramatic work juxtaposes the history and perspectives of three World War II figures through a blend of…

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