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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!

Calendar of Events

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The Break with Kaveh Akbar

2 events,

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Forest Bathing and Writing: Mt. Tabor Park

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Drink and Write Tuesdays

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3 events,

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Jeff Alessandrelli and Felicity Fenton

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BIPOC Reading Series- June

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Spare Room Reading: Lindsey Boldt, Jacob Kahn, & Turner Canty

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1 event,

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Poetry Postcard Fest

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1 event,

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Write Around Portland: Bi-Monthly BIPOC Online Writing Workshop

1 event,

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Ledger Editions Reading Series

3 events,

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The Dandelions Are Prophesizing: A Writing Workshop Through Plant & Mycelial Encounters with Janice Lee —begins July 10th

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Wellspring Open Mic

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2022 Tin House Summer Workshop Reading Series: Megan Giddings, Anis Mojgani, Lidia Yuknavitch

1 event,

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2022 Tin House Summer Workshop Reading Series: Casey Plett, T Kira Madden, Nafissa Thompson-Spires

1 event,

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Forest Bathing and Writing: Hoyt Arboretum

3 events,

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Matthew Dickman in Conversation With Chelsea Bieker

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Incite: Queer Writers Read – July

4 events,

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Portfolio Program Info Session

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Open Mic: Poetry Post Roe

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2022 Tin House Summer Workshop Reading Series: Patrick Cottrell, Sarah Gerard, Ruben Quesada, Lesley Nneka Arimah

2 events,

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Ursula K. Le Guin and Her Legacy: Panel Discussion

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2022 Tin House Summer Workshop Reading Series: Omar El Akkad, R.O. Kwon, Faylita Hicks

2 events,

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The Great Word Regatta with Shawn Aveningo-Sanders, Michael Schein, Annie Lighthart, and Matthew Brouwer

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2022 Tin House Summer Workshop Reading Series: Saeed Jones, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Paisley Rekdal

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1 event,

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The Prose Poem

4 events,

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July Poetry Practice Space

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Slamlandia

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Notes and Motes: Improvised Jazz with Surreal Poetry

3 events,

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Write Around Portland: Bi-Monthly BIPOC Online Writing Workshop

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Summer Generative w/ Lidia Yuknavitch and the Corporeal Squad: July 22nd-24th

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2 events,

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SUMMER: A (Virtual) Generative Creative Lab Through a Sensual/Sensory Lens — begins July 24th

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Wellspring Open Mic

2 events,

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FREE: Consult about Your Writing

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The Break with Kaveh Akbar

1 event,

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Drink and Write Tuesdays

2 events,

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Nightswimming :: A 4-week generative lab w/ Lidia Yuknavitch and the Corporeal Squad — begins July 27th

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The Prose Poem

3 events,

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Weekly Check-In: Getting the Work Done

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Spoken Word Poetic Sound Healing with Christine Marie

2 events,

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Reading: Gobshite

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Reading by Andrew Joron & John Beer

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