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2022–23 Portland Arts & Lectures Series Subscription

Join us for our 38th season of presenting.  Renew now to guarantee your seats. NOTE: We are planning for the 2022/23 Portland Arts and Lectures season to be in-person only (no hybrid option). Read more on our FAQ page. 


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Literary Arts presents the 38th annual Portland Arts & Lectures.

Join us for five unforgettable nights featuring some of the world’s best authors, giving original talks at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Tickets start at just $110 for the five-part series. This season will be presented fully in person.

Time & Venue

Lectures begin at 7:30 p.m. Box office opens at 5:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway.


Students to the Schnitz

By partnering with local schools and community groups Literary Arts provides students with books, tickets, and transportation to concert hall events and bring visiting authors to engage with students at local high schools.


Author Lineup

Abdulrazak Gurnah | September 22, 2022
Anthony Doerr | November 17, 2022
Lauren Groff | January 18, 2023
Patrick Radden Keefe | February 22, 2023
Ada Limon | April 20, 2023