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Indie Comix Reading

Lewis & Clark Senior Student Fiction Reading

Liz Scott in conversation with Rene Denfeld

Graham Hancock

Mo Welch in Conversation With Stacey Hallal

Children’s Book Week Read Aloud Pajama Party

Lewis & Clark Senior Student Poetry Reading

Henry Thomas – CANCELLED

Miriam Toews in Conversation With Leni Zumas

The Nib “Empire” Magazine Issue Release Party

Plonk presents Daniel H. Wilson and Stevan Allred

One Page Wednesday

Michele Filgate With Lidia Yuknavitch, Nayomi Munaweera & Rene Denfeld

Slamlandia May Guilder Slam

Chelsea Biondolillo in conversation with Justin Hocking

Tehlor Kay Mejia in Conversation With Michelle Ruiz Keil

The Widmer Way – Jeff Alworth

Chapbook launch: obsequies by manuel arturo abreu

Spare Room reading: Julian Talamantez Brolaski, Phoebe Wayne, & Trevino Brings Plenty

Guy McPherson on Climate Change

Julie M. Albright

Bill McKibben in Conversation With Adriana Voss-Andreae

The Poeming Pigeon: Sports – Book Launch Celebration

Grow Your Own Herbal Remedies

The Sideburns that Empowered Everyone – Kyle B. Hart

Wordlights: Saturday Poetry Evenings

Refugia Book Release Party!

Salt and Straw Ice Cream Cookbook

The Voice of Empathy: John Sibley Williams and Paulann Petersen

Kiese Laymon

Portland State Faculty Author Exhibition

Free Range Poetry: Kristin Berger, Joannie Stangeland, Carey Taylor

Grant High School WITS

Grief Rites Readers Series – May 6

Seanan McGuire

Lauren Myracle

Shawn Levy

Joe Wilkins

Christine Riccio

INCITE: Queer Writers Read: May

Red State Revolt – Eric Blanc

Eric Liu in Conversation With Wendy Willis

Celebration of Mothers! With Leanne Grabel and more

Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic Featuring John Burgess

Heather B. Armstrong

Slamlandia – May

Ari Rosenschein presents Coasting

IN FLUX: Sarah Zapata & Travis Boyer

Composers in the Poet’s Cabinets: Works on Paper #1

Michael Collier in Conversation with David Biespiel

A.J. Franks, Stephen T. McCrea, Leah Stenson (Inkwater Press)

Lauren Kessler

Jonathan Hill

The Stoner Babes Empowerment Reading

Hodgepodge reading: May 2019

Slamlandia House Show – ft. Bassam

Wordlights: Saturday Poetry Evenings


Pop-Up Magazine – Spring Issue 2019

A Deadly Wind: The 1962 Columbus Day Storm

Green Buddhism: Practice and Compassionate Action in Uncertain Times

2019 Orpheus

Pop-Up Magazine – Spring Issue 2019

Jeffery Deaver

The Socialist Manifesto

ANI DIFRANCO in Conversation With Cari Luna – SOLD OUT

Paulann Petersen

A Dog Named Beautiful: A Marine, a Dog, and a Long Road Trip Home

Julie Orringer in Conversation With Karen Thompson Walker

Orpheus 2019 Night Two

Free Community Reading and Book Release Party

QUEER PDXpression

Slamlandia May Picnic PDX Poetry Open Mic

George Estreich

Birth Without Fear

Our Weather Our Sea: Samuel Ace and Marcus Lund

Space Cocaine Reading

All Kinds of Fur

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Choose Your Own Adventure Spies: Mata Hari

STRAY Record Release Party

Wordlights: Saturday Poetry Evenings

Amena Brown LIVE: An Evening of Poetry, Music, and Storytelling

Filament’s May Reading

Tess Gallagher in Conversation With Greg Simon & Danielle Vermette

Choose Your Own Adventure SPIES Mata Hari Book Release Party

Lilla Lit Launches on May 19!

WTAW Portland Presents Exile and Return

Reading with Jason Christie and jayy dodd

Jill Biden

Less of More: Pursuing Spiritual Abundance in a World of Never Enough

Sunnyside Streetcars: The Streetcars of Southeast Portland

Orpheus 2019 Night Three

Poetry Reading: Tess Gallagher and Paulann Petersen

Pico Iyer

BTTM FDRS release party with Ezra Claytan Daniels and Ben Passmore

Apricot Irving in Conversation with Sony Ton-Aimé

Ooligan Press Writers of Color Spring Showcase

Adam Savage

Max Porter in Conversation With Patrick deWitt

Street Books presents: A Celebration of the Book

Orpheus 2019 Night Four

Save Yourself – Julie Grandstaff

Eat Like a Fish

Abbigail N. Rosewood

An Armful of Words: Celebrating the Belmont HMart

Objection! Poetry Slam 2019

PZS Zine Anthology Release

Old Pal Reading

Karen Russell in Conversation With Leni Zumas

Book Launch for The Supernormal Legacy book 3, Emerge

Poetry: Walter Moore, David Turkel & Jesse Donaldson


On Call in the Arctic

Rebecca Robinson and Stephen Strom

Annie Jacobsen

Whitenoise Project 19: Yen / Kaufka / Kim / Agcaoili / Perez

Eric Gorges in Conversation With Gary Rogowski

QUEER PDXpression

Christopher X. Shade

Reading: Thomas J. Sims: On Call in the Arctic

David Wolman & Julian Smith

The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story

This Will Destroy You – Pedram Navab and Janice Lee

Do You Have Kids? Life When the Answer Is No

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