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November 2019

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Cat Winters

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 11:30 am - 11:45 am

Cat Winters pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her latest YA novel, The Raven's Tale.  Winters is paired with the artwork Greenberg Variations on Variations by Stanley Robert Boxer; found on the 1st floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Seventeen-year-old Edgar Poe counts down the days until he can escape his foster family―the wealthy Allans of Richmond, Virginia. He hungers for his upcoming life as…

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Pop-up: Steph Cha

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 11:30 am - 11:45 am

Steph Cha pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her novel, Your House Will Pay.  Cha is paired with the artwork Stars and Bars by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. A powerful and taut novel about racial tensions in Los Angeles, following two families—one Korean-American, one African-American—grappling with the effects of a decades-old…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Stephen O’Donnell, Gigi Little, & Laura Stanfill

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 11:45 am - 12:00 pm

Portland fine artist, Stephen O'Donnell, pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries--along with Gigi Little and Laura Stanfill-- to share the art book collection, The Untold Gaze.  This group is paired with the artwork Portrait of a Lady by François Boucher; 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. Portland fine artist Stephen O'Donnell's paintings are always narrative — touching on themes of…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Jason Arias

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 11:45 am - 12:00 pm

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…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Kimberly King Parsons

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Kimberly King Parsons pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her short story collection, Black Light.  She is paired with the artwork Girl with a Cigarette by Moses Soyer; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. With raw, poetic ferocity, Kimberly King Parsons exposes desire’s darkest hollows—those hidden places where most of us are afraid to look. In this debut…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Mitchell S. Jackson

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Mitchell S. Jackson pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his new book, Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family.  Jackson is paired with the artwork I Am. Amen by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. An electrifying, dazzlingly written reckoning and an essential addition to the national conversation about race and class, Survival Math takes…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Paisley Rekdal

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

Paisley Rekdal pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her poetry collection, Nightingale.  Rekdal is paired with the artwork Mercury and Herse by Thomas Blanchet; 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. Nightingale is a book about change. This collection radically rewrites and contemporizes many of the myths central to Ovid’s epic, The Metamorphoses, Rekdal’s characters changed not by divine intervention…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Sally Wen Mao

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

Sally Wen Mao pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her poetry collection, Oculus.  Mao is paired with the artwork Please Participate by Jeppe Hein; found on the first floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. In Oculus, Sally Wen Mao explores exile not just as a matter of distance and displacement, but as a migration through time and a reckoning with technology. The title poem follows a…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Michelle Ruiz Keil

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

Michelle Ruiz Keil pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her YA novel, All of Us With Wings.  Keil is paired with the artwork San Francisco Street by Hilaire Hiler; found in the American Art on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Michelle Ruiz Keil's #OwnVoices debut is a literary YA fantasy about love, found family, and healing-an ode to post-punk San Francisco through the eyes…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Mina Javaherbin

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:30 pm - 12:45 pm

Mina Javaherbin pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her picture book, My Grandma and Me.  Javaherbin is paired with the artwork Geraniums by Pierre-Auguste Renoir; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. In a true tale of a young girl in Iran and her grandmother, this beautiful ode to family celebrates small moments of love that become lifelong memories.…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Los Porteños

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:30 pm - 12:45 pm

Local Latinx writers Octaviano Merecias, Ivonne Saed, and Juan Antonio Trujillo pop-up in the galleries to share their original works. This pop-up presented in collaboration with Los Porteños.  This group is paired with the artwork Open Country by Larry Poons; found on the 2nd floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Los Porteños is a well of Latinx writers dedicated to raising their voices in the Portland community…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Phillip Margolin

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:30 pm - 12:45 pm

Phillip Margolin pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his latest suspense novel, The Perfect Alibi.  Margolin is paired with the artwork Stars and Bars by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. The “master of heart-pounding suspense”—New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin—returns with a new legal thriller starring Robin Lockwood. A young woman accuses a…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: MK Reed

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:45 pm - 1:00 pm

MK Reed pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with the graphic novel, Science Comics: Wild Weather.  Reed is paired with the artwork Marine by William Trost Richards; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Furious floods, looming landslides, terrifying tornadoes, ferocious forest fires! Is Mother Nature trying to tell us something? As “snowpocalypse” descends once again, one temperamental weatherman is…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: George Estreich

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:45 pm - 1:00 pm

George Estreich pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his book, Fables and Futures: Biotechnology, Disability, and the Stories We Tell Ourselves.  Estreich is paired with the artwork A Muse by Constantin Brancusi; found on the 1st floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. How new biomedical technologies—from prenatal testing to gene-editing techniques—require us to imagine who counts as human and what it means to belong. From…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: David Treuer

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 12:45 pm - 1:00 pm

David Treuer pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his book, The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present.  Treuer is paired with the artwork Wounded Knee (red and gold) by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. A sweeping history–and counter-narrative–of Native American life from the Wounded Knee massacre to…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Tehlor Kay Mejia

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Tehlor Kay Mejia pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her debut YA fantasy novel, We Set the Dark on Fire.  Mejia is paired with the artwork Global Inversion by Diane Jacobs; found in the Northwest Art Gallery, on the 4th floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. In this daring and romantic fantasy debut perfect for fans of The Handmaid’s Tale and Latinx authors Zoraida Córdova and Anna-Marie McLemore, society…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Renée Watson

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Renée Watson pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries. Watson presents two new books at the 2019 festival: her YA novel, Watch Us Rise, and her newest middle grade book, Some Places More Than Others. Watson is paired with the artwork The Oft Forgotten Black Flower Children of Harlem by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location.…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Kim Stafford

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Kim Stafford pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his latest poetry collection, Wild Honey, Tough Salt.  Stafford is paired with the artwork Mount Hood by Albert Bierstadt; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Wild Honey, Tough Salt offers a prismatic view of Earth citizenship, where we must now be ambidextrous. The book takes a stern look inward calling for…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: April Henry

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

April Henry pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her newest YA novel, Run, Hide, Fight Back.  Henry is paired with the artwork Theseus and the Minotaur by Anoine-Louis Barye; 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. Six teens must band together to survive after a shooting breaks out in this high-stakes thriller by New York Times-bestselling author April Henry. When…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Julian Smith

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Julian Smith pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with Aloha Rodeo: Three Hawaiian Cowboys, the World's Greatest Rodeo, and a Hidden History of the American West. Smith is paired with the artwork Untitled (Harney Desert, Harney County, Oregon) by Charles Erskine Scott Wood; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. In August 1908, three unknown riders arrived in Cheyenne, Wyoming,…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Abdi Nazemian

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Abdi Nazemian pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his YA novel, Like a Love Story.  Nazemian is paired with the artwork She Keeps Me Warm by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. It’s 1989 in New York City, and for three teens, the world is changing. Reza is an Iranian boy who has…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Chelsea Biondolillo

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Chelsea Biondolillo pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her essay collection, The Skinned Bird.  Biondolillo is paired with the artwork FamilyTreePiles by Nan Curtis; found in the Northwest Art Gallery, on the 4th floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Literary Nonfiction. Women's Studies. From award-winning essayist Chelsea Biondolillo, The Skinned Bird is about all the ways we break our own hearts. In lyric, fragmented essays—full of geological,…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Kim Brown Seely

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Kim Brown Seely pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her new book, Uncharted: A Couple's Epic Empty-Nest Adventure Sailing from One Life to Another.  Seely is paired with the artwork A Shipwreck by Charles-François Lacroix; found in the European Art, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. A couple facing the dreaded empty nest realize they need to rediscover who they are. This is an…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Emilly Prado

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 1:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Emilly Prado pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her essay collection, Funeral for Flaca.  Prado is paired with the artwork American Gothic by Hank Willis Thomas; found on the 1st floor of the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location.

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Debra Gwartney

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Debra Gwartney pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her new book, I Am a Stranger Here Myself.  Gwartney is paired with the artwork Indian on Horseback by Alexander Phimister Proctor; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Part history, part memoir, I Am a Stranger Here Myself taps dimensions of human yearning: the need to belong, the snarl of family history,…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: T Kira Madden

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm

T Kira Madden pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her debut memoir, Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls.  Mdden is paired with the artwork Medium by Heather Watkins; found in the Northwest Art Gallery, on the 4th floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Acclaimed literary essayist T Kira Madden's raw and redemptive debut memoir is about coming of age and reckoning with desire as a queer,…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Morgan Parker

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Morgan Parker pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries. Parker is presenting two new books at the 2019 festival: her debut YA novel, Who Put This Song On?, and her newest poetry collection, Magical Negro. Parker is paired with the artwork Why Wait Another Day to be Adorable? by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location.…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Peter Rock

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Peter Rock pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his newest novel, The Night Swimmers.  Rock is paired with the photograph 18_IMG_6697 a by Penelope Umbrico; found in the Toughened to Wind and Sun: Women Photographing the Landscape special exhibit on floor 2M of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. “Swimming at night, to compare its slipperiness to that of a dream would be to ignore the work…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Shea Ernshaw

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Shea Ernshaw pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her latest YA novel, Winterwood.  Ernshaw is paired with the artwork Greenberg Variations on Variations by Stanley Robert Boxer; found on the 1st floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Be careful of the dark, dark wood… Especially the woods surrounding the town of Fir Haven. Some say these woods are magical. Haunted, even. Rumored to be a…

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Nov 9

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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

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…

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Pop-up: Liz Scott

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Liz Scott pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her memoir, This Never Happened.  Scott is paired with the artwork Mother and Child by Albert Pinkham Ryder; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Like an archaeological dig, Liz Scott’s memoir This Never Happened goes in search of the answers to the mysteries of her family. In her relentless quest to uncover…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: The Rumpus presents Kristen Arnett, Jake Skeets, & Malcolm Tariq

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Portland Book Festival presenting authors Kristen Arnett, Jake Skeets, and Malcolm Tariq join forces for a pop-up reading in the Portland Art Museum Galleries. This pop-up is presented in collaboration with The Rumpus.  The group is paired with Medium by Heather Watkins; found in the Northwest Art Galleries, on the 4th floor in the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location.

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Pop-up: Live Music in the Galleries with Will Adlard

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

Catch Portland-based singer/songwriter, Will Adlard, perform live in the Portland Art Museum galleries! Find Will paired with Allegory of Music by Jean François de Troy; 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.

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: The Astro Poets

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov, aka the Astro Poets, pop-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with their new book, Astro Poets: Your Guides to the Zodiac.   Lasky and Dimitrov are paired with the artwork Mystic Slate by Tony DeLap; found on the 2nd floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Full of insight, advice and humor for every sign in the zodiac, the Astro Poets' unique…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Lara Prescott

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Lara Prescott pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her new novel, The Secrets We Kept.  Prescott is paired with the artwork No-Name Women by Lee Chunghie; found in the Korean Art Gallery, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. A thrilling tale of secretaries turned spies, of love and duty, and of sacrifice–inspired by the true story of the CIA plot to infiltrate the hearts…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Dylan Meconis

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Dylan Meconis pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her new graphic novel, Queen of the Sea.  Meconis is paired with the artwork Marine by William Trost Richards; found in the American Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Cult graphic novelist Dylan Meconis offers a rich reimagining of history in this beautifully detailed hybrid novel loosely based on the exile of Queen Elizabeth…

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Pop-up: Michele Filgate

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Michele Filgate pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with the essay collection, What My Mother and I Don't Talk About.  Filgate is paired with the artwork Kama Mama, Kama Binti (Like Mother, Like Daughter) by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Fifteen brilliant writers explore what we don’t talk to our mothers about, and how it…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Jericho Brown

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Jericho Brown pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his new poetry collection, The Tradition.  Brown is paired with the artwork Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Us Around by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. The Tradition details the normalization of evil and its history at the intersection of the past and the personal. Brown’s…

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Pop-up: Molly Gloss

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Molly Gloss pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her short story collection, Unforeseen.  Gloss is paired with the artwork Untitled (Harney Desert, Harney County, Oregon) by Charles Erskine Scott Wood; found in the American Art gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. From bestselling and award-winning author Molly Gloss comes her first complete collection of short stories—including two brand-new, original tales. Award-winning author Molly…

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Nov 9

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Pop-up: Casey Cep

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Casey Cep pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her new book, Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee.  Cep is paired with the artwork Untitled (Hotel de la Clef D'Or) by Joseph Cornell; found on the 1st floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. Reverend Willie Maxwell was a rural preacher accused of murdering five of his family members for insurance money…

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Pop-up: Karen Thompson Walker

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Karen Thompson Walker pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her newest novel, The Dreamers.  Thompson Walker is paired with the artwork Separation Anxiety by Heidi Schwegler; found in the Northwest Art Gallery, on the 4th floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. One night in an isolated college town in the hills of Southern California, a first-year student stumbles into her dorm room, falls asleep—and doesn’t wake up.…

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Pop-up: Wendy Willis

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Wendy Willis pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with her essay collection, These Are Strange Times, My Dear.  Willis is paired with the artwork Refusal by Hank Willis Thomas; found in the Hank Willis Thomas special exhibit, on the 1st floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. In these pointed and wide-ranging essays, Wendy Willis explores everything from personal resistance to the rise of political podcasts, civic loneliness to…

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Pop-up: YesYes Books presents Matt Hart & KMA Sullivan

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

KMA Sullivan, publisher at YesYes Books and author of the new collection Inclined to Riot, pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with poet Matt Hart, whose poetry collection, Everything Breaking / For Good is out from YesYes Books this year. Sullivan and Hart are paired with the artwork Allegory of Poetry by Jean François de Troy; found in the European Art Gallery, on the 2nd floor of the Portland Art Museum. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to…

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Pop-up: Anthony McCann

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Anthony McCann pops-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with his new book, Shadowlands: Fear and Freedom at the Oregon Standoff.   McCann is paired with the artwork Constellation (Yellow-Brick-Red) by Leon Polk Smith; found on the 2nd floor of the Modern & Contemporary Art galleries. Please reference the Portland Art Museum Map to find this location. In 2016, a group of armed, divinely inspired right-wing protestors led by Ammon Bundy occupied the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in the high desert…

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Pop-up: YesYes Books presents Diannely Antigua & Brandon Courtney

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 from 3:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Poets Diannely Antigua (Ugly Music) and Brandon Courtney (This, Sisyphus), pop-up in the Portland Art Museum galleries with their poetry collections, out from YesYes Books this year.  Antigua and Courtney are paired with the artwork Allegory of Poetry by Jean François de Troy; 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. About Ugly Music: Diannely Antigua’s debut collection Ugly Music is a cacophonous symphony of reality,…

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