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April 2020


Apr 30

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2020 Verselandia! City-wide Youth Poetry Slam (Postponed)

Thu, April 30 from 7:00 pm

POSTPONED This event has been postponed until a future date, yet to be determined. If you have already purchased tickets, please hold on to them, as they will be honored on the rescheduled date. We are immensely grateful for your support of Literary Arts, our writers, our youth, and the literary community during this extremely difficult time.   Join Literary Arts for the ninth annual Verselandia! city-wide youth poetry slam. Students from local public high schools compete in individual school…

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June 2020


Jun 22

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2020 Oregon Book Awards Ceremony (Rescheduled)

Mon, June 22 from 7:30 pm

This event was previously scheduled to take place on April 27. If you had previously purchased tickets for that date, please hang on to them! They will transfer directly to be used for entry on June 22.    Join Literary Arts' annual celebration of the state's most accomplished writers in the genres of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, young readers, and graphic literature. Winners will be named at the Oregon Book Awards Ceremony at Portland Center Stage at the Armory. This year’s…

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May 2021


May 5

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2019/2020 Portland Arts & Lectures: Colson Whitehead

Wed, May 5, 2021 from 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The 2019/2020 Portland Arts & Lectures series will close on May 7 with Colson Whitehead, author of The Nickel Boys and The Underground Railroad, a New York Times best seller which won the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction and the National Book Award.

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