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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Ann Staley 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Ann Staley @ IKE Box
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ann Staley has published three collections of poems: Primary Sources, 2011, Instructions For The Wishing Light, 2013 through Booktrope Press, Seattle, Washington and Afternoon Sky, Harney Desert, 8th Street Press. She has been nominated twice for Oregon Poet Laureate and … Continue reading
Poetry Reading 2:00 pm
Poetry Reading @ Deschutes Public Library
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Downtown Bend: Writers Reading – Janice Rubin and Jack Lorts Sunday, February 10, 2019 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM Location Downtown Bend Library Brooks Room Description Poets Janice Rubin and Jack Lorts read original poems. Poets Janice Rubin and Jack … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Dennis Wiegal 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Dennis Wiegal @ IKE Box
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dennis Wiegal has written songs and poetry for most of his adult life. He has two published books of poetry out: “Progeny” and “Life in the Trenches”. Both are available through Amazon as well as from the author. He lives … Continue reading
Silverton Poetry Festival
Silverton Poetry Festival @ Frank Lloyd Wright Gordon House - Oregon Gardens
Feb 15 all-day
Oregon Poet Laureate will present an evening of poetry, prose, anecdotes & stories to open the 19th Annual Silverton Poetry FestivalLike this:Like Loading...
Peregrine Literary Series 3:00 pm
Peregrine Literary Series @ Stickman's Brew Pub
Feb 17 @ 3:00 pm
Regional authors, Roberta Feins [Seattle] and David Oates [Portland] read from their latest publications. Feins manages the e-zine Switched-on Gutenberg from University of Washington; while Oates has recently published Scott F. Parker’s “A Way Home: Oregon Essays”. These books and … Continue reading
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Juan Cervantes 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Juan Cervantes @ IKE Box
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Juan Cervantes is currently Executive Director of Espiral Publishing and a long term member of the Silverton Poetry Association. He is a poet and enjoys other creative writing. Cervantes has published a book of his own poetry, Voces de Libertad … Continue reading
FREE River Road Reading Series (RRRS) February 24 Reading 4:30 pm
FREE River Road Reading Series (RRRS) February 24 Reading @ RIVER ROAD PARK ANNEX
Feb 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Poets Michael Schein, Joy Mc Dowell and Eric Wayne Dickey will share their work. Refreshments will be serve and poets’ books will be available for purchase.Like this:Like Loading...
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Michael Wynn 7:00 pm
Salem Poetry Project Featuring Michael Wynn @ IKE Box
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Michael Wynn is a former logger who now practices neurology, subspecializing in stroke and telemedicine, in Salem. His chapbook “Bodies of Evidence” was published in 2015. His poems have appeared in the Cortland Review, JAMA, the Oregonian, Hektoen International, and … Continue reading