Celebrating William Stafford
January 27, 2008 -- Salem
Celebrating poet William Stafford (1914-1993) - theme
"Dwelling on the Earth". Four Oregon poets--Donna Henderson,
Clemens Starck, Anita Sullivan, and Vincent Wixon--will read
poems of Stafford's and of their own. Free. 2-4 p.m.
1116 Mission St. SE, Salem, OR 97302, (503) 363-1825
Author: Maria Amparo Escandon
February 27-28, 2008 -- Salem
Maria Amparo Escandon is the best-selling author of "Gonzales
& Daughter Trucking Co." and "Esperanza's Box of Saints."
Escandon is published in both Spanish and English and will be
presenting in Spanish on Feb. 27 and in English on Feb. 28. $5
in advance/$7 at the door. 7 p.m.
Public Library - Loucks Auditorium, 585 Liberty
St. SE, Salem, OR 97309, (503) 588-6052
November 7-9, 2008 -- Portland
Although best known for the Book Fair, several events actually
make up the Wordstock Festival including Children's Festival,
Live Wire radio show, the Night of Literary Feasts, and
workshops. Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King
Jr., Boulevard, Portland, OR, admission: call for information,
time: call for information, phone: (503) 546.1012
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