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Submission Call (Amalie Rush Hill)
Submission Call (Amalie Rush Hill)
Aug 1 all-day
We are seeking Oregon poets to submit their work to Bob Hill Publishing, Inc., to be considered for inclusion in a collection of poetry. All profits after publisher’s expenses are met, will be donated to benefit the work of the … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Clemens Stark and Robert Jones 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Clemens Stark and Robert Jones @ IKE Box
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Robert Hunter Jones spent three years as a logger in the Oregon Coast Range and two years working the swing shift in a sawmill in his home town of Lakeside, Oregon. His poetry has appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review, American … Continue reading
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MAC Poetry Post: Call to Writers
MAC Poetry Post: Call to Writers @ Multnomah Arts Center
Aug 7 – Oct 1 all-day
A panel of writers will choose ten to twelve pieces of poetry or prose to be featured in Multnomah Arts Center’s poetry post throughout 2019! With the writer’s permission, selected pieces will also be shared on MAC’s Facebook page. Kim … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Joe Wilkins 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Joe Wilkins @ IKE Box
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Joe Wilkins is the author of a memoir, The Mountain and the Fathers, and three collections of poetry, including When We Were Birds, winner of the 2017 Oregon Book Award in Poetry. His debut novel, Fall Back Down When I … Continue reading
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Parade of Authors 12:00 pm
Parade of Authors @ Another Read Through
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
From 12-3 in the courtyard in front of the shop, we have local authors reading in 15 min increments.Like this:Like Loading...
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Call for Sports Poetry (The Poeming Pigeon)
Call for Sports Poetry (The Poeming Pigeon) @ The Poetry Box
Aug 15 – Sep 30 all-day
THE SPORTS ISSUE: On Your Mark, Get Set, GO! Submit your poems for our 8th issue of The Poeming Pigeon. The theme, this time around, is SPORTS. Share your love of the game. Share stories from a fan’s perspective. Relive … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Nitza Hernández-López 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Nitza Hernández-López @ IKE Box
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nitza Hernández-López was born in Puerto Rico and is a retired professor at the University of Puerto Rico. Her art works include acrylic painting, photography, and poetry. Lopez’ has been exhibited at events and art galleries in Salem and Independence,OR. … Continue reading
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Parade of Authors 12:00 pm
Parade of Authors @ Another Read Through
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In the courtyard in front of the shop we have local authors reading in 15 min increments, from 12-3.Like this:Like Loading...
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Rosemary Lombard 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Rosemary Lombard @ IKE Box
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Animal behaviorist/writer Rosemary Douglas Lombard enjoyed roles as biomedical librarian, naturalist, and university teacher, but cherishes decades exploring turtles’ cognitive potential. She won firsts in nonfiction and poetry and published in Bay Nature and Verseweavers, among others. Writings include Turtles … Continue reading
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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Stephanie Lenox 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Stephanie Lenox @ IKE Box
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stephanie Lenox is the author of three poetry collections, most recently The Business, winner of the Colorado Prize for Poetry, and Congress of Strange People, a collection of poems inspired by Guinness World record holders. Her textbook, Short-Form Creative Writing: … Continue reading
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Milwaukie First Friday Poetry Reading and Open Mic 10:33 pm
Milwaukie First Friday Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ St. John the Evangelist Church
Aug 31 @ 10:33 pm – 11:33 pm
First Friday Poetry Reading and Open Mic, September 7, 2018 Milwaukie First Friday Poetry Reading and Open Mic. Come and share poetry! The Milwaukie Poetry Series of the Ledding Library of Milwaukie and St. John the Evangelist are delighted to … Continue reading

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MAC Poetry Post: Call to Writers @ Multnomah Arts Center
MAC Poetry Post: Call to Writers @ Multnomah Arts Center
Aug 11 all-day
A panel of writers will choose ten to twelve pieces of poetry or prose to be featured in Multnomah Arts Center’s poetry post throughout 2019! With the writer’s permission, selected pieces will also be shared on MAC’s Facebook page. Kim … Continue reading
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12:00 pm Parade of Authors @ Another Read Through
Parade of Authors @ Another Read Through
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
From 12-3 in the courtyard in front of the shop, we have local authors reading in 15 min increments.Like this:Like Loading...