Friday 7/21: Future Tense Books presents the Summer Park Reading Series—this edition featuring Rios De La Luz, Demian Diné Yazhi, Matt Sailor, and songs by Hazel Moon. Irving Park, 7 p.m., free.
Saturday 7/22: Enjoy two days of DIY goodness with the 2017 Portland Zine Symposium. APANO Jams, 12–6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, free.
Wednesday 7/26: Join the Whitenoise Project for a conversation between Stephanie Adams-Santos, Rios De La Luz, and Andrea Telles of Pochas Radicales about geography and hybridity, and what living in the Borderlands means for many normal Americans whose stories are not told often enough. Whitenoise Project, 7 p.m., free.
Inara Verzemnieks reads from her latest book, Among the Living and the Dead: A Tale of Exile and Homecoming on the War Roads of Europe. Powell’s City of Books, 7:30 p.m., free.
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