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Pop-up: Brian K. Friesen

Portland local, Brian K. Friesen, pops-up with his recent work, At the Waterline.  Friesen is paired with Guinea Boats by John Sloan; found in the American Art, floor 2, gallery…

Brian Doyle

Brian Doyle is the editor of Portland Magazine at the University of Portland, and the author of twenty books of essays, fiction, poems, and nonfiction, among them the novels Mink…

Pop-Up: Brian Doyle

Brian Doyle reads from Chicago. Click here to purchase advance tickets to the festival….

Brian W. Parker

Brian W. Parker grew up in Alaska, then Mississippi, and has always been in love with storytelling in every medium. He earned a BFA in graphic design & illustration and…

Pop-Up: Brian W. Parker

Brian W. Parker reads from The Wonderous Science. Click here to purchase advance tickets to the festival….

Delve Online Fall 2020: The Essays of Michel de Montaigne

…biographers and autobiographers, essayists, dramatists, and authors of autofiction. Through his influence on Shakespeare, Pascal, Rousseau, Emerson, Nietzsche, Woolf, and, among our contemporaries, Joan Didion, Eula Bliss, Brian Blanchfield, Brian

Brian Komei Dempster and Jennifer Perrine

Brian Komei Dempster’s latest book of poems Seize focuses on his experience of raising a son who suffers from intractable epilepsy and pervasive developmental delays. Moreover, the book explores wartime…

Pop-up: Brian Evenson

Brian Evenson pops-up with an original short story in the Portland Art Museum galleries. Evenson is paired with Purple Interior with Window by Rose Mary Gonella-Butler; found in the Modern American…

Sweet Dreams, Story Catcher

Editor Janna Lopez discusses the concept, curation process, and creative evolution of Sweet Dreams, Story Catcher: A Commemorative Collection of Portland Magazine essays by Brian Doyle.” This stunning collection of author Brian Doyle’s work…

Brian Komei Dempster

Brian Komei Dempster’s debut book of poetry, Topaz, was published by Four Way Books in 2013 and received the 15 Bytes 2014 Book Award in Poetry. His most recent book…

Benson Reading at Benson Tech Show

by Mel Wells This year’s WITS end-of-residency student reading for Benson High School was, for the first time, held at the Benson “Tech Show,” an evening event showcasing the school’s…