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BIPOC Reading Series- November

Fri, November 20 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST
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This bimonthly reading series is intended to prioritize the safety, creativity, and stories of Black people, Indigenous people, and People of Color.

This event will be hosted by Jessica Meza-Torres, Program Assistant for Programs for Writers. The theme this month is “Ghosts.” 

Our featured readers are Chris Stuck and Jacqueline Fitzgerald.

After our featured readers, there will be time for a few members of the audience to sign up and share their work. The readings will be followed by a short break and a community discussion.

Click here to register for this event. You do not need a Zoom account to participate. This event is open to everyone, but only people who self-identify as Black, Indigenous, and/or People of Color will be invited to read. If you have any questions, please contact Jessica at  jessica@literary-arts.org.

 

Make sure to check out our 50+ free events happening this month as part of the Portland Book Festival. We hope you can join us!

Jacqueline Fitzgerald

Jacqueline Fitzgerald is an educator, coach, and writer who strives to lead through a love ethic and believes in the power of stories to change hearts and minds. Her writing has been published in the Oregonian, The Learning Network of the New York Times, and Beacon Magazine. Currently, she is working on a speculative future novel exploring intergenerational experiences of survival and hope. She also publishes on her blogs, Love Pedagogy and Something Like Adult Life.
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Chris Stuck

Chris Stuck earned an MFA in Fiction Writing from George Mason University. He has twice been a fiction fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center, as well as a Callaloo Workshop fellow. He recently completed a short story collection and is now working on a novel.
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