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Salem: Research Like a Writer

May 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Do you ever find yourself falling down a research rabbit hole? Want to learn better strategies for writing with research? Join academic librarian and author of speculative fiction, poetry, and interactive fiction, Stewart C. Baker, on May 18 at 11AM at the Salem Public Library in Anderson B. He will walk us through techniques and strategies that will change the way you work.

A white person with long hair, a long, braided beard and a moustache standing in front of a blooming cherry blossom tree.About Stewart C. Baker

Stewart C Baker is an academic librarian and author of speculative fiction, poetry, and interactive fiction. His most recent game is the Nebula-nominated The Bread Must Rise, a novel-length comedic fantasy from Choice of Games written with James Beamon. Stewart’s stories and poems have appeared in Asimov’s, Fantasy, Flash Fiction Online, Lightspeed, Nature and other places. Born in England, Stewart has lived in South Carolina, Japan, and Los Angeles, and now lives with his family within the traditional homelands of the Luckiamute Band of Kalapuya in Oregon—although if anyone asks, he’ll usually say he’s from the Internet.

About Your Chapter Meeting

Willamette Writers meetings are free and open to all writers, 18 and up. Guests are welcome to make a donation at https://willamettewriters.org/donations/ to help support the cost of the meetings. For information on how to become a Willamette Writers member, click here: https://willamettewriters.org/register/individual/


Willamette Writers continue to encourage mask-wearing at our in-person, indoor meetings. If you feel sick, please stay home and join us at one of our online Chapter Meetings.

Young Writers

Young writers are encouraged to join our Young Willamette Writers meetings. Sign Up! Any high school or middle-grade writers are welcome to join us. Sign up for our email list at: http://eepurl.com/hRubBf. A registration link will be sent to our email list before our next meeting.

See you there!


May 18
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Salem Public Library
585 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR 97301 United States