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What if Poems were Water? A Talk and Reading with Musical Accompaniment by Bin Sugawara 6:00 pm
What if Poems were Water? A Talk and Reading with Musical Accompaniment by Bin Sugawara @ Smith Memorial Student Union Room 338, Portland State University
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm
This event includes examples of the speaker’s work, a poetry reading with musical accompaniment, and a discussion of how he “pours his poems into different vessels” (types of media). Bin Sugawara is Japan’s most recognized poet as the result of … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project featuring Carey Taylor 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project featuring Carey Taylor @ Ike Box
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Carey Taylor is the author of The Lure of Impermanence (Cirque Press 2018). Her poetry has appeared in regional, national and international publications and in 2015 she was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Born in Bandon, Oregon, she has spent … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project featuring Rachel Barton 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project featuring Rachel Barton @ Ike Box
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rachel Barton, poet, writing coach, and member of the Calyx Editorial Collective, edits Willawaw Journal, and co-chairs Willamette Writers on the River. Find her poems in Hubbub, Whale Road Review, Cloudbank, Mom Egg Review, Oregon English Journal, and elsewhere. Out … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Mago Gilson 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Mago Gilson @ Ike Box
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mago Gilson was born in Chiapas, Mexico as Margarita Moreno Zarate. She grew up in Boyeros, a town between Texcoco City and the University of Chapingo. In Chapingo she met her husband Jack Gilson, her English teacher. They moved to … Continue reading
Peregrine Literary Series 3:00 pm
Peregrine Literary Series @ Stickman's Brew Pub
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrate a harvest of words and music with featured award-winning poet, Andrea Hollander, and eclectic guitarist, Peter Zisa. Books and CDs available for purchase and autographing for holiday gifts! Bring a poem to read during the open mike portion of … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project featuring Your Favorite Song Lyrics 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project featuring Your Favorite Song Lyrics @ Ike Box
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This day’s featured reader is YOU. On this night bring lyrics of a favorite song and perhaps a little story about why it is important to you. The regular infamous open mic will directly follow. Featured reader begins at 7:00 … Continue reading
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