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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic @ Barrel & Keg
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Featured Reader, Christopher Wicks Christopher Wicks is active as a musician with his home base in Silverton: composer, organist, piano accompanist and baritone. As a poet, he has published a few chapbooks and also a recent volume of 365 sonnets. … Continue reading
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Memoir 9:00 am
Memoir @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Writing chapters from one’s life story can produce gifts for family, and an important record of community life. In this course, we will read short passages from a variety of voices reflecting on lessons learned from life encounters. We will … Continue reading
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Memoir 9:00 am
Memoir @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Writing chapters from one’s life story can produce gifts for family, and an important record of community life. In this course, we will read short passages from a variety of voices reflecting on lessons learned from life encounters. We will … Continue reading
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Open Mic Poetry at Shut Up and Eat
Open Mic Poetry at Shut Up and Eat @ Shut Up and Eat
Nov 9 all-day
We meet on the second Wednesday of every month starting October 12, 2016. We put out the clipboard for sign-ins at 6:45PM and will start the first reading at 7:00 PM and end by 9:00 PM. You are welcome to … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic @ Barrel & Keg
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Featured Reader, Dee Moore Deidre ‘Dee’ Moore is a visual artist and poet from McMinnville Oregon. With two degrees from Lamar University she is a career journalist. “Art is supposed to leave the viewers feeling something; outraged, disconcerted, thoughtful, energized … Continue reading
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[Workshop] Reading Other Voices 9:00 am
[Workshop] Reading Other Voices @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
This course will bring together writers, educators, counselors, and graduate students to read and write about diverse cultural stories. We will draw from a variety of texts that address differences in race and culture by Zadie Smith, Jhumpa Lahiri, Richard … Continue reading
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Nov 12 @ 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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[Workshop] Reading Other Voices 9:00 am
[Workshop] Reading Other Voices @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
This course will bring together writers, educators, counselors, and graduate students to read and write about diverse cultural stories. We will draw from a variety of texts that address differences in race and culture by Zadie Smith, Jhumpa Lahiri, Richard … Continue reading
Poetry in Performance 3:00 pm
Poetry in Performance @ Woodland Chapel
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In a unique program, Bend poet Ellen Waterston will share the process by which her verse novel Vía Láctea: A Woman of a Certain Age Walk the Camino was transformed into an opera that premiered this past June. Soprano Aimee … Continue reading
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ Stonehenge Studios
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm
The Studio Series: Poetry Reading and Open Mic will feature Endi Bogue Hartigan and Wendy Chin-Tanner on Nov. 13 at Stonehenge Studios, 3508 SW Corbett Avenue, Portland 97239 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public, the … Continue reading
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Windfall Reading Series: Jeffrey Staiger and Nancy Carol Moody 6:00 pm
Windfall Reading Series: Jeffrey Staiger and Nancy Carol Moody @ Eugene Public Library (Downtown Library)
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This month’s Windfall Reading features essayist Jeffrey Staiger and poet Nancy Carol Moody. Jeff Staiger’s essays on topics in contemporary letters have appeared widely, including in The New England Review, The Kenyon Review, The Southwest Review, and The Gettysburg Review. … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic @ Barrel & Keg
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Featured Reader, John Dooley John Dooley lives as a Portland, Oregon writer. His poetry and prose has appeared internationally (on-line and in print), in magazines, newspapers, poetry journals, anthologies. He has self-published over 40 miniature poetry chapbooks. He has been … 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
Nov 19 @ 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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Conversations With Writers 7:00 pm
Conversations With Writers @ Reedville Presbyterian Church
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm
Goals For A Life Of Writing In Obscurity, With Glory As An Afterthought How does an author set goals for his or her writing – knowing that few authors, particularly poets, will ever be known beyond their local area or … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic @ Barrel & Keg
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Featured Reader, Christopher Wicks Christopher Wicks is active as a musician with his home base in Silverton: composer, organist, piano accompanist and baritone. As a poet, he has published a few chapbooks and also a recent volume of 365 sonnets. … Continue reading
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Memoir 9:00 am
Memoir @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Writing chapters from one’s life story can produce gifts for family, and an important record of community life. In this course, we will read short passages from a variety of voices reflecting on lessons learned from life encounters. We will … Continue reading
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Memoir 9:00 am
Memoir @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Writing chapters from one’s life story can produce gifts for family, and an important record of community life. In this course, we will read short passages from a variety of voices reflecting on lessons learned from life encounters. We will … Continue reading
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Open Mic Poetry at Shut Up and Eat
Open Mic Poetry at Shut Up and Eat @ Shut Up and Eat
Nov 9 all-day
We meet on the second Wednesday of every month starting October 12, 2016. We put out the clipboard for sign-ins at 6:45PM and will start the first reading at 7:00 PM and end by 9:00 PM. You are welcome to … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic @ Barrel & Keg
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Featured Reader, Dee Moore Deidre ‘Dee’ Moore is a visual artist and poet from McMinnville Oregon. With two degrees from Lamar University she is a career journalist. “Art is supposed to leave the viewers feeling something; outraged, disconcerted, thoughtful, energized … Continue reading
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[Workshop] Reading Other Voices 9:00 am
[Workshop] Reading Other Voices @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
This course will bring together writers, educators, counselors, and graduate students to read and write about diverse cultural stories. We will draw from a variety of texts that address differences in race and culture by Zadie Smith, Jhumpa Lahiri, Richard … Continue reading
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum 10:30 am
10-Week Writing Workshop at Portland Art Museum @ Portland Art Museum
Nov 12 @ 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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[Workshop] Reading Other Voices 9:00 am
[Workshop] Reading Other Voices @ Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
Nov 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
This course will bring together writers, educators, counselors, and graduate students to read and write about diverse cultural stories. We will draw from a variety of texts that address differences in race and culture by Zadie Smith, Jhumpa Lahiri, Richard … Continue reading
Poetry in Performance 3:00 pm
Poetry in Performance @ Woodland Chapel
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In a unique program, Bend poet Ellen Waterston will share the process by which her verse novel Vía Láctea: A Woman of a Certain Age Walk the Camino was transformed into an opera that premiered this past June. Soprano Aimee … Continue reading
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ Stonehenge Studios
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm
The Studio Series: Poetry Reading and Open Mic will feature Endi Bogue Hartigan and Wendy Chin-Tanner on Nov. 13 at Stonehenge Studios, 3508 SW Corbett Avenue, Portland 97239 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public, the … Continue reading
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Windfall Reading Series: Jeffrey Staiger and Nancy Carol Moody 6:00 pm
Windfall Reading Series: Jeffrey Staiger and Nancy Carol Moody @ Eugene Public Library (Downtown Library)
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This month’s Windfall Reading features essayist Jeffrey Staiger and poet Nancy Carol Moody. Jeff Staiger’s essays on topics in contemporary letters have appeared widely, including in The New England Review, The Kenyon Review, The Southwest Review, and The Gettysburg Review. … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader and Open Mic @ Barrel & Keg
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Featured Reader, John Dooley John Dooley lives as a Portland, Oregon writer. His poetry and prose has appeared internationally (on-line and in print), in magazines, newspapers, poetry journals, anthologies. He has self-published over 40 miniature poetry chapbooks. He has been … 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
Nov 19 @ 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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Conversations With Writers 7:00 pm
Conversations With Writers @ Reedville Presbyterian Church
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm
Goals For A Life Of Writing In Obscurity, With Glory As An Afterthought How does an author set goals for his or her writing – knowing that few authors, particularly poets, will ever be known beyond their local area or … Continue reading
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