Carl Adamshick and Jessica Johnson reading
Carl Adamshick is the author of Curses, which won the 2013 Oregon Book Award for poetry. He was awarded an Oregon Literary Fellowship in 2000. His poems and essays have appeared in Narrative, American Poetry Review, Tin House, The Harvard Review, and can currently be seen on Trimet buses and benches around Portland as part of Poetry in Motion. Carl is also the editor and publisher of Tavern Books. His latest book is Saint Friend.