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The Moth: StorySLAM: Bold

Lauren Kate

Reading: Heidi Diehl: Lifelines

Joshua A. Douglas

Translators Bruce Fulton & Ju-Chan Fulton

John Larison

Juggalo Country

Oregon Wine: A Deep-Rooted History


Unamerican Scum Launch Party

Storytime and Signing with Tonya Lippert

Longreads Club: Behind the Lines in Syria, Part One

Grief Rites Readers Series ~ July 8

Reading: Mary Lea Carroll: Saint Everywhere

Robert Beatty

Hilary Kearney

Eric Barnes

Green Bean Books 10th Anniversary Celebration!!!

Teen Book Club

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club

You + Me Book Club: Phantom Tollbooth

Science Fiction Book Group

Back Fence PDX: Summer 2019: Intro to Storytelling

Voices of a People’s History: A Movement of Movements

Reading: Karl Marlantes: Deep River

An Environmental History of the Willamette Valley

Writing Your Life Story with Christopher Luna

Beyond the Ripples – Dede Montgomery

Deadly Diversions Book Group

Well-Read Black Girl Book Club

Katie O’Neill

Book Launch: “Prospects of Life After Birth” by David Hedges

Rob Bell – An Introduction To Joy

Kids’ Storytime With Megan Wagner Lloyd

Drag Queen Story Hour

Author Event: Gary Corbin with A Woman of Valor


True Crime Book Club

Reading: Caroline Kurtz: A Road Called Down on Both Sides

Infinite Baseball: Notes From a Philosopher at the Ballpark

Blake Nelson

The Moth: StorySLAM: Backfired

Chuck Wendig

The National Team: The Inside Story of the Women Who Changed Soccer

Storytime with Mayor Bemis

Spanish Translator & Author Jeff Diteman

Mystery/Thrillers Book Club

For Colored Folks

Reading: Judith Teitelman: Guesthouse for Ganesha

Westside Writing Group

Book Launch Party for Itty Bitty Writing Space

Art Books Sale

Songs and Readings from The Alehouse at the End of the World

Young Adult Book Club (Burnside)

Art Books Sale

Darlinghurst Funeral Rites: Mark Mordue – Launch & Reading

Longreads Club: Behind the Lines: Part Two

For Colored Folks


Reading: Shawn Levy: The Castle on Sunset

Oregon’s Ancient Forests: A Hiking Guide

Kristen Arnett in Conversation With Karen Russell

Fonda Lee

Tucker Malarkey in Conversation With Guido Rahr & Fiona McCann

Daniel Nieh

Horror Book Club

What Is Justice? A Personal Exploration – Bill Denham

Gabriel Urza in Conversation With Leni Zumas

Mark Arax

Young Adult Book Club (Hawthorne)


The Tesla City Stories – Summer Special!

Storylesque: A Storytelling & Burlesque Medley

Signs, Seals and Sigils: The Occult Science of Magic Script


Brandon Shimoda in Conversation With Janice Lee

Jessie L. Kwak

Superbugs: The Race to Stop an Epidemic

Books Around the Corner Book Club

Classics Book Group

Debra Gwartney in Conversation With Apricot Irving

7DS: Pants On Fire!

Tiffany Jenkins: This Show is Awkward AF

Delve Seminar: Narratives in the Tarot: The Fool’s Journey

Submission Deadline: Bitch Magazine #85: Sanctuary

PNCA Low-Res MFA in CW Talks: Reema Zaman: More than a Memoir; a Movement

PNCA Low-Res MFA in CW Readings: Reema Zaman

Terese Marie Mailhot – Writing Trauma, Making Art: August 3

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