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PLAYA Arts Residency – DEADLINE for Applications 12:00 am
PLAYA Arts Residency – DEADLINE for Applications @ PLAYA
Sep 1 @ 12:00 am
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Artist Residency Opportunities Deadline: September 1, 2016 PLAYA, in south central Oregon, is a retreat for creative individuals who are committed and passionate about their work and who will benefit from time spent in a remote location. … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Eleanor Berry 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Eleanor Berry @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm
Eleanor Berry has taught writing and literature at Willamette University and other colleges. She is President Emerita of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies and the Oregon Poetry Association. Her first book of poetry, Green November (2007), was published … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Danielle Deulen 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Danielle Deulen @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Danielle Cadena Deulen teaches at Willamette University and is the poetry series editor at Acre Books. She is the author of Our Emotions Get Carried Away Beyond Us (Barrow Street Book Contest), Lovely Asunder (Miller Williams Arkansas Poetry Prize), and … Continue reading
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10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10 Saturdays: September 10 – November 19 (skip November 5) Join Write Around Portland for this 10-week writing workshop designed to inspire the writing life in conjunction with Portland Art Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits. Interaction with the collections and … Continue reading
Ekphrastasy 2: Poets Respond to Art 6:30 pm
Ekphrastasy 2: Poets Respond to Art @ Gallery114
Sep 10 @ 6:30 pm
A reading in conjunction with the visual arts exhibit of Al Stone and Tamara Lai opening September 1. Seven local poets will read new poems created in response to the work of these two artists. The poets include Dale Champlin, … Continue reading
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Poetry in Performance 3:00 pm
Poetry in Performance @ Toews Studio / Stayton Friends of the Library Bookstore
Sep 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Featured poet Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua will perform two sets, with an intermission and an open mic between them. Books by Roxas-Chua will be available for sale. Sam Roxas-Chua won first place in the 2014 Missouri Review Audio Competition in poetry. … Continue reading
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ Stonehenge Studios
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Studio Series: Poetry Reading and Open Mic will feature David Oates and Rachel Barton on September 11 at Stonehenge Studios, 3508 SW Corbett Avenue, Portland 97239 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public, the Studio … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Carol Hottle 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Carol Hottle @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 15 @ 7:00 pm
Carol Hottle is a writer, editor, educator, and dancer and has lived in the Northwest for over 20 years. She teaches writing (including poetry) in colleges and universities and community settings. Her poetry has been published in Sing! Heavenly Muse, … Continue reading
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10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10 Saturdays: September 10 – November 19 (skip November 5) Join Write Around Portland for this 10-week writing workshop designed to inspire the writing life in conjunction with Portland Art Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits. Interaction with the collections and … Continue reading
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Peregrine Literary Series 3:00 pm
Peregrine Literary Series @ Holy Names Heritage Center
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm
Celebrate rivers and forests with Honoring Our Rivers and Arbor Day writers! Support a new generation of writers as local students read from their recent works. The hour-long program is followed by a reception. Canned foods will be accepted for … Continue reading
Peregrine LIterary Series 3:00 pm
Peregrine LIterary Series @ Holy Names Heritage Center
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm
Authors featured in Honoring Our Rivers 2016, along with contributors to the Arbor Poetry event, read their work. Complimentary copies of the HOR anthology available. Donations of canned goods or cash encouraged for the local Food Bank.Like this:Like Loading...
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Phil Taggert and Marsha DeLa O 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Phil Taggert and Marsha DeLa O @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm
Phil Taggart has three collections of poetry. His latest is Rick Sings (Brandenburg Press). His other two are Opium Wars (Mille Grazie Press) and an art book in collaboration with Texas artist Ann Harithas, Cowboy Collages. He served for nine … Continue reading
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10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10 Saturdays: September 10 – November 19 (skip November 5) Join Write Around Portland for this 10-week writing workshop designed to inspire the writing life in conjunction with Portland Art Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits. Interaction with the collections and … Continue reading
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LWRS: Maxine Scates, Cecelia Hagen & Kit Sibert 4:30 pm
LWRS: Maxine Scates, Cecelia Hagen & Kit Sibert @ River Road Annex
Sep 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The Lane Writers Reading Series (LWRS) is excited to feature poets Maxine Scates, Cecelia Hagen, and Kit Sibert for our Sept 2016 event — the first reading of the new season. Join us! MAXINE SCATES is the author of three … Continue reading
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Conversations With Writers 7:00 pm
Conversations With Writers @ Reedville Presbyterian Church
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm
Cat lover Mollie Hunt is the author of the Crazy Cat Lady mystery series, including Cats’ Eyes, Copy Cats, and Cat’s Paw. The series features an alter ego retiree and cat shelter volunteer who aids the police in solving mysteries. … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader Marilyn Johnston 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader Marilyn Johnston @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm
Marilyn Johnston is a Salem writer and filmmaker and the author of a collection of poems entitled, Red Dust Rising, about a family’s recovery from war. She serves as a writing facilitator in the Artists in the Schools program, primarily … Continue reading
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OPA Fall Conference
OPA Fall Conference @ Valley River Inn
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day
Watch  http://oregonpoets.org/ for updatesLike this:Like Loading...

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PLAYA Arts Residency – DEADLINE for Applications 12:00 am
PLAYA Arts Residency – DEADLINE for Applications @ PLAYA
Sep 1 @ 12:00 am
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Artist Residency Opportunities Deadline: September 1, 2016 PLAYA, in south central Oregon, is a retreat for creative individuals who are committed and passionate about their work and who will benefit from time spent in a remote location. … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Eleanor Berry 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Eleanor Berry @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm
Eleanor Berry has taught writing and literature at Willamette University and other colleges. She is President Emerita of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies and the Oregon Poetry Association. Her first book of poetry, Green November (2007), was published … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Danielle Deulen 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Danielle Deulen @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Danielle Cadena Deulen teaches at Willamette University and is the poetry series editor at Acre Books. She is the author of Our Emotions Get Carried Away Beyond Us (Barrow Street Book Contest), Lovely Asunder (Miller Williams Arkansas Poetry Prize), and … Continue reading
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10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10 Saturdays: September 10 – November 19 (skip November 5) Join Write Around Portland for this 10-week writing workshop designed to inspire the writing life in conjunction with Portland Art Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits. Interaction with the collections and … Continue reading
Ekphrastasy 2: Poets Respond to Art 6:30 pm
Ekphrastasy 2: Poets Respond to Art @ Gallery114
Sep 10 @ 6:30 pm
A reading in conjunction with the visual arts exhibit of Al Stone and Tamara Lai opening September 1. Seven local poets will read new poems created in response to the work of these two artists. The poets include Dale Champlin, … Continue reading
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Poetry in Performance 3:00 pm
Poetry in Performance @ Toews Studio / Stayton Friends of the Library Bookstore
Sep 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Featured poet Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua will perform two sets, with an intermission and an open mic between them. Books by Roxas-Chua will be available for sale. Sam Roxas-Chua won first place in the 2014 Missouri Review Audio Competition in poetry. … Continue reading
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ Stonehenge Studios
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Studio Series: Poetry Reading and Open Mic will feature David Oates and Rachel Barton on September 11 at Stonehenge Studios, 3508 SW Corbett Avenue, Portland 97239 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public, the Studio … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Carol Hottle 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Carol Hottle @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 15 @ 7:00 pm
Carol Hottle is a writer, editor, educator, and dancer and has lived in the Northwest for over 20 years. She teaches writing (including poetry) in colleges and universities and community settings. Her poetry has been published in Sing! Heavenly Muse, … Continue reading
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10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10 Saturdays: September 10 – November 19 (skip November 5) Join Write Around Portland for this 10-week writing workshop designed to inspire the writing life in conjunction with Portland Art Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits. Interaction with the collections and … Continue reading
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Peregrine Literary Series 3:00 pm
Peregrine Literary Series @ Holy Names Heritage Center
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm
Celebrate rivers and forests with Honoring Our Rivers and Arbor Day writers! Support a new generation of writers as local students read from their recent works. The hour-long program is followed by a reception. Canned foods will be accepted for … Continue reading
Peregrine LIterary Series 3:00 pm
Peregrine LIterary Series @ Holy Names Heritage Center
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm
Authors featured in Honoring Our Rivers 2016, along with contributors to the Arbor Poetry event, read their work. Complimentary copies of the HOR anthology available. Donations of canned goods or cash encouraged for the local Food Bank.Like this:Like Loading...
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Phil Taggert and Marsha DeLa O 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader, Phil Taggert and Marsha DeLa O @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm
Phil Taggart has three collections of poetry. His latest is Rick Sings (Brandenburg Press). His other two are Opium Wars (Mille Grazie Press) and an art book in collaboration with Texas artist Ann Harithas, Cowboy Collages. He served for nine … Continue reading
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10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
10 Saturdays: September 10 – November 19 (skip November 5) Join Write Around Portland for this 10-week writing workshop designed to inspire the writing life in conjunction with Portland Art Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibits. Interaction with the collections and … Continue reading
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LWRS: Maxine Scates, Cecelia Hagen & Kit Sibert 4:30 pm
LWRS: Maxine Scates, Cecelia Hagen & Kit Sibert @ River Road Annex
Sep 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The Lane Writers Reading Series (LWRS) is excited to feature poets Maxine Scates, Cecelia Hagen, and Kit Sibert for our Sept 2016 event — the first reading of the new season. Join us! MAXINE SCATES is the author of three … Continue reading
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Conversations With Writers 7:00 pm
Conversations With Writers @ Reedville Presbyterian Church
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm
Cat lover Mollie Hunt is the author of the Crazy Cat Lady mystery series, including Cats’ Eyes, Copy Cats, and Cat’s Paw. The series features an alter ego retiree and cat shelter volunteer who aids the police in solving mysteries. … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader Marilyn Johnston 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic; Featured Reader Marilyn Johnston @ Barrel & Keg
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm
Marilyn Johnston is a Salem writer and filmmaker and the author of a collection of poems entitled, Red Dust Rising, about a family’s recovery from war. She serves as a writing facilitator in the Artists in the Schools program, primarily … Continue reading
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OPA Fall Conference
OPA Fall Conference @ Valley River Inn
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day
Watch  http://oregonpoets.org/ for updatesLike this:Like Loading...