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PNCA MFA January Residency Faculty Readings: Alison C. Rollins and Asiya Wadud

Virtual Wildwood Open Mic!


Virtual Writers Group

One Page Wednesday: January

Write Around Portland: Prompt Online

Romance Book Club (Remote)

Livestream Reading: Jason Tanamor with Grace Talusan

Coffee Talk #18


Attic Institute: WINTER Online: Creating a Writer’s Notebook: Artifact and Mulch w Wendy Willis | Jan 9 + 30


Submission Deadline: Grits Quarterly: Issue #3: Revive

Attic Institute: WINTER Online: Seconds to Centuries: Managing Time in Short Fiction w Elinam Agbo | Jan 12 – Feb 9

Fantasy Book Club (Remote)

Delve Readers Seminar: Nigerian Authors: Abi Dare and Akwake Emezi

Write A Book: Fiction & Creative Nonfiction Workshop

Incite: Queer Writers Read—January 2021

Attic Institute: WINTER Online: A Writer’s Toolkit: How to Get Started As A Writer w Wayne Gregory | Jan 14 – Feb. 11

Collisions: Short Story Workshop

PSU MFA Alumni Showcase: C. R. Grimmer, Genevieve Hudson, & Suman Mallick

Attic Institute: WINTER Online: Story Building Workshop w Joanna Rose | Jan 16 – Mar 20

Intersections of Identity and Experience

Building a Writing Habit

Hope is the Howl with Lidia Yuknavitch and Pam Houston

Delve Readers Seminar: The “Middle space between languages”: Julia Alvarez and Ingrid Rojas Contreras


WITS Reading: Gresham High School

Attic Institute: WINTER Online: Short Fiction Workshop w Thea Chacamaty | Jan 19 – Feb 16

Science Fiction Book Club (Remote)

Livestream Reading: Jack Estes


Page Turner Book Club (Remote)


Grief Rites: January 2021 Virtual Reading


Delve Readers Seminar: Ursula K. Le Guin and Octavia Butler

Two Rivers Virtual Book Club January

Young Adult Book Club (Remote)

Story Arc & Point of View

WITS Reading: Benson High School

WITS Reading: Madison High School

Fiction Addiction Book Club (Remote)

2020/21 Portland Arts & Lectures: Madeline Miller

Horror Book Club (Remote)

Livestream Reading: Dana Haynes

Portland Arts & Lectures 2020/21 Season

Deadline: Special Award Nominations Due


Submission Deadline: The Gravity of the Thing: Winter 2021

January 2021 Virtual Reading

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