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Attic Institute: APPS DUE Aug 31: Creative Nonfiction (CNF) Studio | Sep 17 – Dec 10

April Henry, June Hur, L.E. Flynn in Conversation With Miranda Doyle

Livestream: Maggie Kast with Rachel Swearingen

Aiden Thomas in Conversation With Adam Silvera

Ron Rash in Conversation With Colum McCann

Rosanne Parry Book Signing: A Whale of the Wild

Chanel Miller in Conversation With T Kira Madden

Romance Book Club (Remote)

Historical Fiction Book Club (Remote)

Timothy Zahn in Conversation With Tom Hoeler

Gary Cole presents Black Box: Page to Stage

Kids’ Storytime With Josh Funk

Delve Readers Seminars: William James: Inventing an American Philosophy


Sarah Mirk With Omar El Akkad, Kane Lynch & Hazel Newlevant

Fantasy Book Club (Remote)

2020 Courageous Voice Breakfast with Cheryl Strayed

Jaime Schmidt in Conversation With Paige Hendrix Buckner

Nancy Pearl & Jeff Schwager in Conversation With Laurie Frankel

Delve Readers Seminar: J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

Leonard Mlodinow in Conversation With Rob Paulsen

Kids’ Storytime With Keely Parrack

The Mystery Box Show: September Livestream

DREAMs Deferred Live

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi in Conversation With Tayari Jones

Mike Birbiglia & J. Hope Stein Ticketed Event

Jessica Garrison & Sarah Weinman

Fall 2020 online: Nature Writing Now

Attic Institute: FALL Online: Intro to Flash Nonfiction w Brian Benson

Jordan Ifueko in Conversation With Bethany C. Morrow

FALL Online: Tell It True, Tell It Slant: Creative Nonfiction Workshop w Zahir Janmohamed

Fall 2020 online: Dear Liary: At the Outskirts of Genre

Fall 2020 Online: Writing the Non-Fiction Book Proposal

Joanna Rose in Conversation With Susan Leslie Moore

True Crime Book Club (Remote)

Fall 2020: Nine-Month Novel Intensive

Rob Bell in Conversation with the band Joseph

Page Turner Book Club (Remote)

Author Reading: rough house by tina ontiveros and Remote by DJ Lee

Fall 2020: Nine-Month Novel Intensive: Section 2

Livestream Reading: Elena Taylor, Baron Birtcher, Kathleen Valenti

Tiffany D. Cross in Conversation With Elie Mystal

Kids’ Storytime with The Tiny Chef and Fwens

Fall 2020: Nine-Month Memoir Intensive

Teen Library Story Slam

Kim Johnson & Ibi Zoboi

Fall 2020 Online: Memoir Infusion!

Kerri Arsenault in Conversation With Megan Labrise

FALL Online: The Speed of Language: Introduction to Fiction Workshop w Thea Chacamaty

Natalie Bakopoulos with Valerie Laken – A Virtual Event

Zephyr Teachout & E. J. Dionne, Jr.

Delve Readers Seminar Online Fall 2020: Fairytales Retold

Fall 2020: Fragmentation and Joy: Writing for Resilience in Hard Times

Lawrence Roberts in Conversation With Barry Johnson

Kim Johnson in Conversation with Black Cultural Library Advocates

FALL Online: Bizarre Encounters: Fiction Workshop with Elinam Agbo

Horror Book Club (Remote)

2019/2020 Portland Arts & Lectures: Colson Whitehead (virtual event)

Elisa Gabbert in Conversation With Samantha Irby & Sarah Rose Etter

Kids’ Storytime with Ryan T. Higgins

Allie Brosh Ticketed Event

Jewell Parker Rhodes & Kelly McWilliams

Livestream Reading: Nancy Lane: Pretty Chrysanthemum and Other Stories

Dan Mathews in Conversation With Alex Ebert

Young Adult Book Club (Remote)

Two Rivers Virtual Book Club September

Teen Author Q&A and Writing Workshop with Aiden Thomas

Fiction Addiction Book Club (Remote)

Fall 2020 Online: Writing the Non-Fiction Book Proposal: Second Section

Writing the Tarot: Online Story Workshop

Romance Book Club (Remote)

Colin Quinn

Bookmark: A Benefit for Literary Arts

Livestream Reading: Jessica O’Dwyer with Katey Schultz

Historical Fiction Book Club (Remote)

Marilynne Robinson: Jack

Lee van der Voo in Conversation With Isaac Vergun

Kids’ Storytime With Ben Hatke

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