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2017 NFSPS Convention
2017 NFSPS Convention @ Fort Worth, TX
Jun 29 – Jul 2 all-day
Enjoy Poetry and Sunshine at the 2017 NFSPS Convention The 2017 National Federation of State Poetry Societies (NFSPS) Convention will be held June 29 – July 2 in Fort Worth, Texas. Hosted by the Poetry Society of Texas at the … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Jeff Stone 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Jeff Stone @ Barrel & Keg
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Who’s there or anywhere, I know I’m here. Young at heart and old school with my music at times, I embrace art wherever I find myself more then less. Poetry being one of my favorite canvases I write about abstract … Continue reading
GRANTS PASS: OPA Sponsors Oregon Conversation Project with Jason Graham 4:30 pm
GRANTS PASS: OPA Sponsors Oregon Conversation Project with Jason Graham @ Josephine Community Library
Jul 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
“Creativity, Vulnerability and Art,” a Conversation Project Event with Jason Graham (Mosley Wotta)Like this:Like Loading...
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic 7:00 pm
Studio Series Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ Stonehenge Studios
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm
The Studio Series: Poetry Reading and Open Mic will feature Amy MacLennan and Catherine McGuire on July 9 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
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Christopher Keaveney 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Christopher Keaveney @ Barrel & Keg
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Christopher T. Keaveney teaches Japanese language and East Asian culture at Linfield College. His poetry has appeared or in Columbia Review, Spoon River Poetry Review, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Stolen Island, Faultline, and elsewhere, and he is the author of … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader, Resistance Poetry With Marilyn Johnston and Penina Taesali 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featured Reader, Resistance Poetry With Marilyn Johnston and Penina Taesali @ Barrel & Keg
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Protest poetry has deep roots in the United States. There is a rich tradition of poems about slavery, the Vietnam War, discrimination, and not surprisingly new works being created now in the Trump era. Local poets Penina Ava Taesali and … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project featuring Favorite Poem Project 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project featuring Favorite Poem Project @ Barrel & Keg
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This reading will be part of the Favorite Poem Project, started by Robert Pinsky, the former US poet laureate. Everyone is invited to bring your favorite poem and a story of why it is important to you. An open mic … Continue reading
The Last Friday Poetry Group, with John Sibley Williams 7:00 pm
The Last Friday Poetry Group, with John Sibley Williams @ The Book Bin
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm
The Last Friday Poetry Group is a monthly reading series hosted by The Book Bin, Salem’s largest independent bookstore. It includes an open mic and one featured reader. This month’s featured reader is John Sibley Williams. John Sibley Williams is … Continue reading
Conversations With Writers 7:00 pm
Conversations With Writers @ Reedville Presbyterian Church
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm
David Oates: On Writing in a Dark Time: Getting Past the Rant Monday, July 31, 7:00 PM at Reedville Presbyterian Church community hall (2785 S.W. 209th Ave.) Since 1989, David Oates has published several books, including City Limits: Walking Portland’s … Continue reading
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