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Pop-up: Jason Arias

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 11:45 am - 12:00 pm PST
1219 SW Park Ave Portland, OR 97205

Jason Arias pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his short story collection, Momentary Illumination of Objects in Motion

Arias is paired with the artwork Moment of Silence by Hans Burkhardt; found on the 1st floor the Modern & Contemporary Art Gallery. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location.


The car is idling on the road between where we’ve been and where we’re going. The door’s open. You coming?

A fantastic short story collection about coming of age, young punkhood, multi-racial identities, hard-hard life, naive and deep-seated sincerity, and ballsiness. 

Jason Arias

Jason Arias currently lives on the Oregon coast. His debut short story collection, Momentary Illumination of Objects In Motion, was published in 2018 by Black Bomb Books. Jason’s stories and essays have appeared in The Nashville ReviewOregon Humanities Magazine, Harpur Palate, Lidia Yuknavitch’s TED Book: The Misfit’s Manifesto, as well as multiple magazines and anthologies. He is featured in the anthology Dispatches from Anarres: Tales of Tribute to Ursula K. Le Guin.

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