LitPDX seeks to amplify marginalized voices, and welcomes all, their ideas, their events, and their words.

For details regarding specific events please contact the organizers or venues. If you are an organizer or venue and would like to reach out to us please feel free to contact us or submit an event using our submission form. We’d love to hear from you!

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Shea Serrano / Ticketed Event

November 2, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Online, N/A, Portland, OR 97207

Don’t call it a comeback: bestselling author Shea Serrano’s latest book, Hip-Hop (And Other Things) (Twelve), combines the smooth hipness of A Tribe Called Quest, the hellfire of DMX, the quirky brilliance of Missy Elliot, and the sheer, unstoppable flow of Jay-Z into one enlightened compendium of hip-hop greatness. It’s a smart, fun, funny, insightful book that spends the entirety of its time celebrating what has become the most dominant form of music these past two and a half decades. Some of the chapters are serious, and some of the chapters are silly, and some of the chapters are a combination of both things. All of them, though, are treated with the care and respect that they deserve.

Please note: This is a ticketed event. Purchasing a copy of Hip-Hop (And Other Things) ($27) entitles you to attend our virtual event with Serrano on Tuesday, November 2, at 8pm (PT). After you’ve purchased the book, the publisher (Twelve Books) will register you for the Crowdcast event and send you an email prior to the event containing a login link and instructions on how to access the event.

Buy the Book-Inclusive Event Ticket


November 2, 2021
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
, ,
, , , , , , , , , ,


Portland, OR 97207


View Organizer Website