Posted October 2, 2019.

Writers Talk

When:
October 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
2019-10-17T18:00:00-07:00
2019-10-17T20:00:00-07:00
Where:
The Dalles Art Center
220 E. 4th Street
The Dalles
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Jackie McManus
541-296-4759

This series brings award-winning Oregon writers to the center to read, followed by a discussion and open mic. Margaret Chula will offer a free haiku workshop from 6:00, followed by a reading.

Margaret Chula has published ten collections of poetry including, most recently, Shadow Man. Her haiku collection, Grinding my ink, received the Haiku Society of America Book Award. Grants from the Oregon Arts Commission and the Regional Arts and Culture Council have supported her work as well as fellowships to the Vermont Studio Center, the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, and Playa at Summer Lake. and She has been a featured speaker and workshop leader at writers’ conferences throughout the United States, as well as in Poland, Canada, Peru, and Japan. Maggie has also served as president of the Tanka Society of America and as Poet Laureate for Friends of Chamber Music. Living in Kyoto for twelve years, she now makes her home in Portland, Oregon, where she hikes, swims, and enjoys wildlife in her back yard.

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