Literary Portland is a resource for the Portland, OR literary community, providing information on upcoming literary events, local publishers, places, reading series, and other organizations. We strive to support the community through awareness and connection, helping writers, creators, and fans of literature find welcoming spaces for voices from all backgrounds and of all identities. If you’d like to reach out to us for any reason please feel free to contact us, as we’re always happy to hear feedback, suggestions, or requests. You can also submit an event using our submission form.

Upcoming Events Quick Glance
  1. Outlet’s 5×5 DWP Print Show!

    August 3 @ 12:00 am - August 9 @ 11:30 pm
  2. Hilary Moore & James Tracy in Conversation With Mark Bray

    August 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. Corporeal Writing: Space Stations: A Module for BIPOC Writers by Pamela K. Santos

    August 9 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Poetry Workshop with Doc Luben

    August 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  5. David Sheff in Conversation With Jarvis Jay Masters

    August 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  6. An Appointment with Emily and Your Chair: Free Writing Session

    August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  7. Shapeshifting: Creating Authentic Characters with Randall Jahnson

    August 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  8. Outlet: 6×6 Poetry Workshop w/ Zachary Schomburg

    August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  9. Corporeal Writing: Young Mammals Zine Collaborative with Katie Guinn

    August 11 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  10. Casper ter Kuile in Conversation With Nadia Bolz-Weber

    August 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm