Writers, escape the solitude of your desk. Readers, come hear great fresh work.
Here is an opportunity to share or listen to one page of work in progress from talented Portland writers.Come with a single page of work and sign up to read – or come to listen and prepare to be inspired!
Doors open at 6:30. Please, no reading from electronic devices.
Hosted by Natalie Serber
Featured Readers for April:
Aaron Gilbreath is the author of the personal essay collection, Everything We Don’t Know, a finalist for the 2018 Oregon Book Award, and This Is: Essays on Jazz. His next book is titled Through the San Joaquin Valley: The Heart of California.
Vanessa Veselka is the author of the novel, Zazen, which won the PEN/Bingham prize for fiction. Her short stories appear in Tin House, Zyzzyva and elsewhere. Her nonfiction is found in GQ, The Atlantic, Smithsonian, the Atavist, and is included in Best American Essays.