Plotto contest sponsored by Tin House and OPB: Starts October 19!

October 17, 2016

Calling all writers! Publisher @Tin House has announced their latest #Plotto contest. New writing prompts will be posted every week, starting this Wednesday, October 19. Winners are selected weekly, with one Grand Prize Winner announced on December 10th. Learn more…

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Magic Barrel Event in Corvallis features Oregon Authors

October 6, 2016

Oregon Book Award winner Patrick deWitt, who was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, will join 2016 Oregon Book Award winner Kate Caroll De Gutes, nationally acclaimed Portland essayist Sallie Tisdale, novelist David Shafer, Oregon Poet Laureate Elizabeth Woody, short-story…

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Liars’ League PDX seeks submissions

October 3, 2016

Liars’ League PDX seeks fresh new short stories to be presented by professional actors at a live event at Literary Arts. Selected work will be published online and recorded for podcasts. Submit writings on the theme of “Natives & Transplants“…

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Sandra Cisneros & Elena Passarello

Sandra Cisneros & Elena Passarello

October 26, 2016

Award-winning novelist Sandra Cisneros discusses her new book, A House of My Own, at the 2015 Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival.

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