June 2, 2012
Monthly Events

June 2nd: Market Day Poetry Series. 12PM. St Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. Featuring Dan Raphael, Laura Winter, and Amy Temple Harper.

June 7th: Andrea Gibson and Tara Hardy. 8PM. 24Ten. 2410 N Mississippi Ave. $12. Music by the I’s. Tickets at qpoetry.ning.com.

June 9th: Market Day Poetry Series. 12PM. St Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. Featuring Christopher Luna and Toni Partington.

June 9th: Nick’s Goodbye Lit Party! 7PM. Mother Foucault’s Bookshop. 523 SE Morrison St. Featuring Nicky Tiso, Kira Clark, Becca Taplin, James Yeary, Zosia Rose Wiatr, and Lindsay Allison Ruoff.

June 10th: Stonehenge Studios Poetry Reading and Open Mic. 7PM. 3508 SW Corbett Ave. Featuring Vern Rutsala and Jim Shugrue.

June 12th: Fault Lines Poetry Debut. 7:30PM. Milepost 5. 850 NE 81st Ave. Featuring Tiel Aisha Ansari, Ryan Scariano, Michael Berton, Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua, Tim Applegate, Kelly Running, Elizabeth Ferguson, Penelope Schott, and Dan Encarnacion.

June 12th: Small Doggies Reading: The Final Episode. 8PM. The Blue Monk. 3341 SE Belmont. Featuring Jac Jemc, Gabriel Blackwell, Eirean Bradley, Courtenay Hameister and musical guest Muscle and Marrow. $5

June 13th: Stone Soup Reading Series. 7PM. Marin0 Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Featuring Patrick Bocarde, Jamondria Harris, and Ric Vrana.

June 14th: Soulful Showcase featuring Blacque Butterfly. 8PM. 910 N. Killingsworth St. Family-friendly music, spoken word, and African food. Includes open mic. Contact blacquebutterflypdx@gmail.com

June 20th: Stone Soup Reading Series. 7PM. Marino Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Featuring Meg Waldron, Stephen Meads, and Robyn Bateman.

June 23rd: Market Day Poetry Series. 12PM. St Johns Booksellers. 8622 N Lombard St. Featuring A. Molotkov, David Cooke, Jennifer Lesh, and John Sibley Williams.

June 23rd: If Not for Kidnap. 7:30PM. 3968 SE Mall St. Featuring Don Mee Choi, Jennifer Bartlett, Jesse Morse, and Jennifer Denrow

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March 3, 2012
Monthly Events:

March 3rd: Rhythm of Resistance Open Mic. 6PM. Center for Intercultural Organizing. 700 N. Killingsworth St. Portland, OR. FREE.

March 4th: Reading of “The State I’m In” by Dan Raphael. 4PM. Powell’s Books on Hawthorne. 3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR. FREE.

March 6th: APOCALIPS Open Mic featuring Ken Arkind. 8PM.The Platteau. 615 SW Palatine Rd. Portland, OR. FREE. Come see Lewis and Clark’s best and brightest poets with special guest.

March 8th: Slam Poetry Night featuring Patricia Smith. 7:30PM. La Hacienda. 2020 Main St. Forest Grove, OR. Slam poet legend, Patricia Smith, won the first two Individual Slams at the National Poetry Slam. Participants can sign up to slam through cast6059@pacificu.edu.

March 11th: Poetry Out Loud Regional Finals. 2PM. Powell’s City of Books. 1005 W Burnside. Portland, OR. FREE. Join high school students from around Oregon reciting works of classic and contemporary poets for this competition.

March 11th: Reading by Poets: Julian T. Brolaski and Judith Goldman. 4PM. Powell’s Books on Hawthorne. 3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR. FREE.

March 11th: Stonehenge Studios features Andrea Budy and Carolyn Martin. 7PM. Stonehenge Studios. 3508 SW Corbett Ave. Portland, OR.

March 12th: Smallpresspalooza featuring Brian Ellis. 6-10PM. Powell’s City of Books. 1005 W Burnside St. Portland, OR. FREE.

March 12th: Saul Williams. 9PM. Doug Fir Lounge. 830 E. Burnside St. Portland, OR. 21+. $15

March 14th: Stone Soup Reading Series featuring Nicole Zdeb, rick j, and David Matthews. 7PM. Marino Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Portland, OR.

March 19th: Shanghai Tunnels Project: Video Poetry Contest. 7PM. The Jack London Bar. 529 SW 4th Ave. Portland, OR. $8 including raffle prizes.¬†

March 26th: Conversations with Writers: Jon Seaman. 7PM. Influence Music Hall. 135 SE Third Ave, Hillsboro, OR.

March 28th: Stone Soup Reading Series: Q Poets. 8PM. Mariano Adriatic Cafe. 4129 SE Division St. Portland, OR. Poetry from LGBTQ community. Hosted by Curtis Whitecarroll and Jake Hart. Featuring Amanda Jane, Jace Devine,¬†Kyle Minstrel, Jessie Drake, Meg Waldron and Camille Perry.

March 29th: Tiny Prophets in their Houses: a night of poetry and music. 7PM. The Variant. 4810 NE Garfield. Portland, OR. Featuring Mike G. Randy Darris, and Leyna Rynearson. FREE.

March 31st: TedXConcordiaUPortland featuring Anis Mojgani. Concordia University Portland. 2811 NE Holman St. 8AM-6PM. For tickets: http://tedxconcordiauportland2012-efbevent.eventbrite.com/

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