We stand with Black Lives Matter and those protesting for equality and reform. We will continue to amplify marginalized voices, and welcome all, their ideas, their events, and their words. Our words here are not enough, but we wanted to say we support you and will continue to do so through our actions.

For the list of support and relief funds previously posted here see this blog post.

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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

@ Literary Arts Online: One Page Wednesday – September

Chanel Miller in Conversation With T Kira Madden

Timothy Zahn in Conversation With Tom Hoeler


September Open Mic feat. Michael Jasso

Virtual Open mic!

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

Jaime Schmidt in Conversation With Paige Hendrix Buckner

September Incite: Queer Writers Read

Nancy Pearl & Jeff Schwager in Conversation With Laurie Frankel

Livestream Poetry Reading: Megan Alpert, Amelia Diaz Ettinger, Jennifer Perrine

Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic Featuring Brad Garber & Gina Williams

Leonard Mlodinow in Conversation With Rob Paulsen

The Poetry Box LIVE – A Zoom Poetry Reading Series

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi in Conversation With Tayari Jones

First Matter Press 2020 Book Release

Mike Birbiglia & J. Hope Stein Ticketed Event

Jessica Garrison & Sarah Weinman

2020 Tin House Residents Virtual Reading

Livestream Poetry Reading: Gina Williams, Dan Raphael, Christopher Luna

Jordan Ifueko in Conversation With Bethany C. Morrow

Erase the Patriarchy! 9.15 UHell Event

The Moth: Virtual StorySLAM: Silenced

Joanna Rose in Conversation With Susan Leslie Moore

Rob Bell in Conversation with the band Joseph

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

Livestream Reading: Elena Taylor, Baron Birtcher, Kathleen Valenti

Slamlandia Digital Open Mic ft. Shanna Alden + Erin Schick


Tiffany D. Cross in Conversation With Elie Mystal

Kids’ Storytime with The Tiny Chef and Fwens

Teen Library Story Slam

Erase the Patriarchy! 9.20 UHell Event

Kim Johnson & Ibi Zoboi

Light Sleeper Release Party

Kerri Arsenault in Conversation With Megan Labrise

Natalie Bakopoulos with Valerie Laken – A Virtual Event

Zephyr Teachout & E. J. Dionne, Jr.

Online: BIPOC Reading Series – September


Lawrence Roberts in Conversation With Barry Johnson

Kim Johnson in Conversation with Black Cultural Library Advocates

Livestream Reading: Catherine Hamilton: Victoria’s War

Elisa Gabbert in Conversation With Samantha Irby & Sarah Rose Etter

PSU’s Filament Reading Series

Allie Brosh Ticketed Event

Jewell Parker Rhodes & Kelly McWilliams

Oxeye Reader Portland launch reading

Livestream Reading: Nancy Lane: Pretty Chrysanthemum and Other Stories

Dan Mathews in Conversation With Alex Ebert


Colin Quinn

Livestream Reading: Jessica O’Dwyer with Katey Schultz

Marilynne Robinson: Jack

Lee van der Voo in Conversation With Isaac Vergun

Kids’ Storytime With Ben Hatke

Barbara Kingsolver in Conversation With Lavinia Singer Ticketed Event

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