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Pop-up: Incite: Queer Writers Read presents Emme Lund, Pamela K. Santos, & Adam Swanson

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
1219 SW Park Ave Portland, OR 97205

Portland-area writers Emme Lund, Pamela K. Santos, and Adam Swanson read from their personal works. This pop-up is presented in collaboration with Incite: Queer Writers Read

This group is paired with Portrait of Infanta María Ana de Austria by Felipe Diriksen; found in the European Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location.


Incite: Queer Writers Read is a curated, monthly reading series for Queer writers hosted by Kate Carroll de Gutes and Kate Gray. Incite’s hope is to create conversation, connection, and greater understanding both within the Queer community and with other communities.

INCITE. Because of queer stories. Because of these times. Because. 

Emme Lund

Emme Lund holds an MFA from Mills College and lives in Portland, OR. Her work has appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly ConcernPaper Darts580 Split, and Apt Magazine among many others. In 2016 Quiet Lightning Books published The Sacred Text of Rosa Who is Great, a collaborative book with art by Stella Peach. She is the recipient of a 2019 Literary Arts Fellowship in fiction. 
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Pamela K. Santos

Pamela K. Santos is a writer and conceptual artist weaving multilingual narratives from diasporic lineages. A 2019 recipient of a Sustainable Arts Foundation award, Oregon Literary Fellowship, and Mineral School residency, her poetry appears in Tayo Magazine, AnomalyNewtown LiteraryStoked Words, and the Unchaste Anthology. Pamela co-founded Portland’s Winter Poetry Festival (its second year coming this December) and is working on her book debut Secret Lumpia, forthcoming in 2021 from The Accomplices.
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Adam Swanson

Adam Swanson is a writer most recently published in the anthology, Emerge. He is a 2018 Lambda Literary Fellow, and a member of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s Consumer Survivor Advisory Committee. Adam holds a Master’s of Public Policy from George Mason University and is an alumnus of George Washington University’s LGBT Health Policy & Practice graduate certificate program. He works at the Suicide Prevention Resource Center.
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