Purchase tickets to our special events, register for a Delve Seminar, or sign up for a writing workshop.
Join a community of writers who are serious about their craft. Our classes are taught by talented working writers, many of them Oregon Book Awards authors. Classes are small and focused on accomplishing specific writing goals in a supportive and welcoming setting.
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Writing Workshops at Wordstock: Portland's Book Festival
Wordstock offers a series of writing workshops on flash fiction, poetry, memoir, and more. NOTE: Registration includes admission to the festival.
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Friend of the Festival Ticket for Wordstock
Make a contribution toward the long-term sustainability of Wordstock and enjoy special access, guaranteed seating, and priority entry to selected events and venues at the festival. Ticket price includes $380 tax-deductible donation.
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Support the future of the festival by making a major contribution towards the long-term sustainability of the Wordstock. Friends of the Festival ticket holders receive special access, guaranteed seating, and priority entry to selected events and venues at the festival.$500.00
Delve Readers Seminars
Delve Readers Seminars engage readers in exploring challenging books in lively discussion-based seminars led by an experienced scholar.
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2016/2017 Portland Arts & Lectures Subscriptions
The series is SOLD OUT AT ALL LEVELS for the 16/17 season. Literary Arts events and subscriptions sell out quickly. Sign up for our eNews at the bottom of this page, to be the first to know when tickets go on sale.
Oregon Book Awards Application Fee
Complete your application payment online. When you check out, please indicate the title or titles you are paying for in the "order notes" section, and mail in your application form, indicating you paid online.
The generosity of individual donors enables our programs to serve readers and writers. Your donation will help engage readers through our Portland Arts & Lectures series and the Wordstock festival, support writers through the Oregon Book Awards & Fellowships, and inspire the next generation with great literature through our Youth Programs.