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Events

August 5, 12, 19 & 27, 2017: Goat Hall Productions presents Fresh Voices XVII–Feet First into Fire! Composer John Bilotta has set “The League of Minor Characters” by Kathleen Flenniken and “Nancy Drew,” “Cinderella’s Diary,” and “Kryptonite” by Ron Koertge  into a song cycle for soprano and piano, called “The League of Minor Characters.”  Four performances in San Francisco.

Thursday, August 17, 2017:  Mineral School Visiting Author Series with poet and author Leanne Dunic, Mineral, Washington, 7:30 pm. free.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017:  A celebration of Seattle’s Poetry Grid, masterminded by Civic Poet Claudia Castro Luna, Open Books, Seattle, 7:00 pm, free.

Saturday, June 10, 2017:  Inaugural Reading for Crysta Casey’s posthumous poetry collection, Rules for Walking Out, Open Books, Seattle, 7:00 pm, free.

Friday, April 28, 2017:  The Unamuno Author Series with Luis J. Rodgriguez, Madrid, Spain, 8:00 pm.

Friday-Saturday, March 17-18, 2017:  Legacies of the Manhattan Project conference, Washington State University Tri-Cities, Richland, WA. See the full conference schedule here.

Thursday, March 9, 2017:  Hanford: A Conversation, personal stories in poetry & prose, along with Hanford downwinder and activist Patricia Hoover, Sprint/Baker Gallery, 77 NE Wauna Ave, White Salmon, WA, free, 6:30 – 8:00 pm.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017: The Art of Writing:  An Evening with Three Powerful Women Writers, along with Marianne Apostolides and Jennie Goode, Student Center 130 on the campus of Seattle University, free and open to the public, 7:30 pm.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017:  Nuclear Life in the Anthropocene, a brown bag discussion around the Hanford Site and the poems in Plume, Simpson Center 202 on the University of Washington Campus, free and open to the public,  Noon – 1pm.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017:  Local Voices at the Sorrento Hotel, free, 7:30.

Monday, January 9, 2017: Easy Speak Wedgwood at Wedgwood Alehouse, hosted by Peter Munro.  7:00 pm signup, 8:00 Open Mic, featured reading begins approximately 8:50.

Friday, November 18, 2016:  A reading for Raven Chronicles celebrating 20 years of the Jack Straw Writer’s Program.  7:00 pm at Jack Straw in Seattle.

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 6:00 pm:  A reading at the Hanford Reach Museum in Richland, WA, to mark the closing of the Particles on the Wall Exhibit.

Monday, October 3, 2016:  Women in Poetry, a brief history set in Washington State, for the Tacoma Aloha Club,  at the Tacoma Art Museum, 2:00 pm.

Friday, September 30 at 5:30 pm and Sunday, October 2 at 1:30 pm, 2016:  A performance of music and poetry (from Plume)  in the historic Hanford B-Reactor, newly designated a National Park, in celebration of the National Park Service’s centenary.  Tickets available through the Mid Columbia Mastersingers website.  A description of the program here.

Thursday, September 22: Open Books: “Offices of Poetry,” a reading.

Wednesday, September 21: WordsWest Literary Series:  Tod Marshall and Friends, at C&P Coffee in West Seattle.

Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 3:00 pm:  “Field Guide to the End of the World”:  Joining Jeannine Hall Gailey, who will read from her new poetry collection at Matthew’s Winery, Woodinville, WA.

July 13, 2016:  Pacifica Literary Review Release Party #8, New Hugo House, 7:00 pm

May 29, 2016:  Hosting the Jack Straw Writers at Folk Life Festival, Seattle Center, 1:00 pm

May 10, 2016:  THINK AND DRINK , “The Promise and Perils of Nuclear Energy” at Naked City Brewery and Taphouse, Seattle.

April 26, 2016: Particles on the Wall at Cascadia College, 1:30 pm

April 19, 2016: The Willamette Poetry Series at The Vault in Portland, OR, 7:00 pm

April 16-17, 2016:  GetLit!  in Spokane, WA:

All We Can Hold reading, Saturday at 12:00 pm

Lost Horse and Lynx House reading, Sunday at 6:00 pm

April 15, 2016: Kelli Agodon, Alice Derry, and Kathleen Flenniken:
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (2333 San Juan), Port Townsend, WA, 7:00 PM

April 12, 2016:  Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman at Hugo House, 7:00 pm

February 17, 2016:  WordsWest with author Stephanie Kallos at C&P Coffee House, 7:00 pm

February 9, 2016:  Passing of the Laurel at Hugo House, 6:30

 

 

 

 

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