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Portland: Interview with Author Laini Taylor

June 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Laini Taylor at Portland Willamette Writers

Join us for our interview with New York Times Bestselling author Laini Taylor. Monica Hay will be asking Laini about her craft and her experiences as an author. We’ll also be taking questions from the audience. Laini will be signing her books at 8:00 p.m. after the interview.

About Laini Taylor:

Laini Taylor is a young adult fantasy author. Her newest title, Strange the Dreamer, was selected as a 2018 Michael L. Printz Honor Book and is the winner of the 2018 Oregon Book Award in Young Adult Literature. She’s the author of several books, including the Daughter of Smoke and Bone Trilogy, and Lips Touch: Three Times. She lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband, illustrator Jim Di Bartolo, and their daughter.

Willamette Writers Portland

Willamette Writers Chapters are local writing communities where writers improve their craft and acquire the career skills required in today’s publishing world.

Portland Chapter monthly meetings have 70 to 100 attendees. Meetings are normally held the first Tuesday of each month at the historic Old Church in downtown Portland. No meetings in August when we head to the Willamette Writers Conference.

Monthly meetings are open to all writers 18 and older. Members attend for free.  Read on to learn about our chapter, and join our mailing list to keep in touch.

Become a Willamette Writers Member today to enjoy membership benefits (like free meetings) and to support our community of writers.

About the Meetings

The Portland Chapter holds monthly meetings for writers in the Portland metropolitan area. Members from other chapters are always welcome as are writers new to Willamette Writers.

Unless otherwise stated…

Meeting Time

The Portland Chapter meets on the first Tuesday of each month except for August when we head to the Willamette Writers Conference.

Meeting Location

Meetings are held at the historic Old Church in downtown Portland.

The Historic Old Church

1422 SW 11th Ave.
Portland, OR 97201

Meeting Format

  • 6:30-7:00 p.m., Meeting Setup, Signup, Fellowship and Refreshments
  • 7:00-8:15 p.m., News and Announcements followed by the Program
  • 8:15-8:30 p.m., Book signings, silent auctions, or other events in the back room

Meeting Cost

Monthly meetings at all the chapters are free for members of Willamette Writers. Fee for nonmembers to attend meetings at the Portland chapter meetings is $5 (suggested donation).

Thank you for your support!

Would you like to be a speaker?

We are always looking for new speakers from around the region and around the country. Do you have a topic of interest to present to writers in our region?

Please contact us for scheduling and details. 

Details

Date:
June 5
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

The Old Church, Portland
1422 SW 11th
Portland, OR 97201
Phone:
(503) 222-2031
Website:
http://theoldchurch.org