We will be listing and accepting events related to protests, rallies, or activism in response to the SCOTUS ruling overturning Roe v. Wade. You can also find similar events here: https://map.womensmarch.com and here: https://map.wewontgoback.com

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. Resources for support and relief funds can be found here and here.

For details regarding specific events please contact the organizers or venues. If you are an organizer or venue and would like to reach out to us please feel free to contact us or submit an event using our submission form. We’d love to hear from you!

Calendar of Events

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3 events,

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In-Store Reading: Karen Eva Carr

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Claude Johnson in Conversation With Keith Houlemard

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The Moth: StorySLAM: Happy

2 events,

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In-Store Reading: Jeff Fearnside with Kim Stafford

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Emiko Jean in Conversation With Kristina McMorris

1 event,

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Trivia Night

2 events,

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Urban poetry workshop

3 events,

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Oregon Literary Fellowship Application Deadline

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First Friday with PoetryBox authors Joann Boswell, Rebecca Smolen, and John Miller

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Open Mic: Poetry Post Roe

5 events,

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The Punch-Up: Unleashing Your Humor on the Page

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Modern Tarot

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What is Love? Writing Queer Love Stories

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Michelle Tea in Conversation With Nicole J. Georges

4 events,

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Literary Arts at Pickathon 2022

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Geo Eros: Metaphorizing Place in Nonfiction and Memoir — August 7th

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August Collage Night

1 event,

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In-Store Poetry Reading: Brittney Corrigan and Jessica Pierce

3 events,

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Chantel Prat in Conversation With Andrea Stocco

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In-Store Reading: Bill Lascher: The Golden Fortress

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Adam White & Justin Taylor: In-Conversation

3 events,

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Delve Readers Seminar: Etgar Keret: Short Fiction as Social Commentary

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The Prose Poem

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Trivia Night

2 events,

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WRITING & THE BODY w/ Lidia Yuknavitch and Jen Pastiloff: August 11-14, 2022

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Reading: Noch Ein at the Stein: A Poetic Essay on Beer, Conversation, and Hippycrits

1 event,

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Write Around Portland: Bi-Monthly BIPOC Online Writing Workshop

2 events,

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Risograph Basics @ Outlet!

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Zack Rogow and Ed Skoog

3 events,

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Build Your Own Industrial Strength Crap Detector: A Slideshow with Lisa Loving

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Community Art Day

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Wellspring Open Mic

1 event,

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Black Poets Society: Sisters & Soulfood

4 events,

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Risograph Basics @ Outlet!

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Summer Series: Practical Origami

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In-Person Reading: Liz Prato and Yuvi Zalkow

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The Moth: StorySLAM: Enemies

2 events,

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The Prose Poem

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Trivia Night

4 events,

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August Poetry Practice Space

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Ramona Emerson

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Slamlandia – ft. Valerie Yvette Peterson

2 events,

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Floating World Comics: Soft Opening Party

4 events,

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Summer | Write from Life w David Biespiel | Aug 20-21 | In-Person + Online (2 SPOTS OPEN FOR IN PERSON; OTHERS ON ZOOM)

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Black Poets Society: Sisters & Soulfood

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Patio Book Release Party: Intestinal Fortitude

0 events,

2 events,

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Black Poets Society: Sisters & Soulfood

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In-Store Reading: Lara Messersmith-Glavin: Spirit Things

3 events,

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Summer Series: Practical Origami

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Delve Readers Seminar: “First – Poets – Then the Sun”: Emily Dickinson’s Craft, Life, and Legacy

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Casey Parks in Conversation With Anna Griffin

2 events,

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The Prose Poem

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Trivia Night

1 event,

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BIPOC Reading Series – August

1 event,

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Joint Patio Reading: Dale Champlin and Marc Janssen

0 events,

2 events,

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Community Art Day

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Last Sundays Open Mic

3 events,

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The Break with Kaveh Akbar

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In-Store Poetry Reading: A. Molotkov and Susan Leslie Moore

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Notes and Motes: Improvised Jazz with Surreal Poetry

1 event,

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Rinker Buck

2 events,

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Adalyn Grace in Conversation With Sara Gundell

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Trivia Night

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0 events,

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