Thursday 4/20: One of Portland’s most beloved writing groups, The Guttery, reads together for the public. Another Read Through, 7 p.m., free.
The Comma Reading Series presents authors Melissa Madenski and Christine Colasurdo to read from their latest works. Broadway Books, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 4/21: The Lewis & Clark Literary Review celebrates the launch of its latest issue with a reading featuring student contributors. The Frank Manor House, 6 p.m., free.
Enjoy a night of Invisible Cities created by students at the Oregon College of Arts and Crafts Book and Print program. Mother Foucault’s Bookshop, 7 p.m., free.
Jess Thompson reads from her new book, A Year Right Here: Adventures with Food and Family in the Great Nearby, later on she is joined in conversation by Diane Morgan, food writer and Salmon author. Powell’s City of Books, 7:30 p.m., free.
Monday 4/24: Meet the literati of Portland at the 2017 Oregon Book Awards, and see who made the cut this past year. The Armory, 7:30 p.m., $10–$65.
Portland’5 and The Attic Institute present Poets on Broadway: Renee Mitchell & Emily Warn. Antoinette Hatfield Hall, 7:30 p.m., free.
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