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Westside Writing Group

The More or Less Definitive Guide to Self-Care


True Crime Book Club

Big Dreams, Daily Joys

Chuck Palahniuk Booksigning

Cookbook Club: Baking Edition

A House on Stilts: Mothering in the Age of Opioid Addiction

Shea Serrano

Reading: Camille Virginia: The Offline Dating Method

E.J. Koh in Conversation With Mary Szybist

I’m Not Surprised.

Nonfiction Book Club

The Reality Game: How the Next Wave of Technology Will Break the Truth

Mary Kay Thompson Tetreault

Bowie: Stardust, Rayguns, and Moonage Daydreams

Seeing It Through: A Visual Manifestation of the Black Panther Party’s Legacy in Portland

Longreads Club: Who was Qassem Suleimani?

Chris Duffin

The Transformation: Discovering Wholeness and Healing After Trauma

Daniel J. Siegel

A Kids Book About Body Image

Biography/Memoir Book Club

From Historical Trauma to Historical Wisdom: How a Generation Is Healing

Prove My Soul: Another Side to the Vietnam War

*POSTPONED* Esmé Weijun Wang reads at PSU

Book Reading with Sossity Chiricuzio

Nicholas Buccola in Conversation with Tony Wolk, James Baldwin Celebration

Westside Writing Group

Reading: The Hidden Story of the Black Dahlia Murder by Mary Pacios


Caren Beilin in Conversation With Maya Dusenbery

Reading: Mary Miller Doyle: Brian Doyle’s One Long River of Song

Handwriting the Constitution

The Moth: StorySLAM: Beg Borrow Steal


John Bruning

Carmen Maria Machado in Conversation With Lidia Yuknavitch

Daniel J. Levitin

Chani Nicholas in Conversation With Cheryl Strayed


Memoir Writing: It happened to me and I’m here to tell it

Cookbook Club Potluck

A Place Outside the Law: Forgotten Voices From Guantánamo

Animalkind: Remarkable Discoveries About Animals and Revolutionary New Ways to Show Them Compassion

Eric Nuzum in Conversation With Chuck Klosterman

Classics Book Group

Reading: Marcy Houle: A Generous Nature

A Reading of The Berlin Diaries

7DS: Pants On Fire!

Reading: Rachel Carter & Sarah Coomber

Jackie Shannon Hollis

Some of Us Are Very Hungry Now

15th Annual Gus and Libby Solomon Memorial Lecture

Fundraiser: Physician storytelling night!!

Melissa Febos Reading

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