Susan Anglada Bartley reads from her latest nonfiction work, A Different Vision: A Revolution Against Racism in Public Education. Powell’s City of Books, 7:30 p.m., free.
Celebrate the release of the fourth issue of 1001, a literary journal edited, designed and produced by Certificate Program Students and IPRC volunteers. Featured contributors from the current issue will read, including Tyler Sowa, Julia Wohlstetter, Ryan Mills, Kara McMullen, Joe Galvan, and Tyler Meese. Independent Publishing Resource Center, 7 p.m., free.
Sunday 8/19: Join Why There Are Words PDX for a reading featuring writers Neil Aitken, Brian Benson, Shauna Hannibal, Bette Lynch Hysted, Lisa Scheffer, Julia Stoops, and Jean Znidarsic reading on the theme “Bridge.” Leach Botanical Garden, 4 p.m., $10.
Wednesday 8/22: Courtenay Hameister reads from her memoir, Okay Fine Whatever: The Year I Went from Being Afraid of Everything to Only Being Afraid of Most Things. Powell’s City of Books, 7:30 p.m., free.
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