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DIVA New Poetry Series presents Carter McKenzie, Oct. 12, Eugene

As part of “A New Poetry” series, the Eugene Downtown Initiative For The Visual Arts (DIVA) announces an upcoming poetry night featuring poet Carter McKenzie. On Sat., Oct. 12, at 7:30 p.m., McKenzie reads from her recent works. The poetry sessions are held at DIVA 280 W. Broadway, Eugene, and the series is hosted and…

Free Literary Events at Eugene Public Library, October 2013

All events are free and open to the public. More information: 541-682-5450 or www.eugene-or.gov/library Atlas of Yellowstone Tuesday, October 1, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th & Olive Established in 1872, Yellowstone National Park was the world’s first national park. The new book Atlas of Yellowstone is a beautiful and compelling visual guide to…

Benefit for the Oregon Poetry Association (OPA), Sept. 24

Barnes & Noble, Eugene, Oregon, presents a Student Poetry Open Mic and double book launch for local Eugene poets C. Steven Blue & Laura LeHew. The Sept. 24 event benefits the 2014 Oregon Student Poetry Writing Contest, sponsored by the Oregon Poetry Association. Where: Eugene Barnes & Noble, 1163 Valley River Center, 541-687-0356 When: Tuesday,…

Free Literary Events at Eugene Public Library, September 2013

All events are free and open to the public. More information: 541-682-5450 or www.eugene-or.gov/library Novelist David Hascall Thursday, September 12, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Public Library, 10th & Olive Eugene author David Hascall will read from his historical novel, The Longest Wooden Railroad: A Season of Embers. Set in 1929, it shows how a tiny…

Free Literary Events at Eugene Public Library, June 2013

All events are free and open to the public. More information: 541-682-5450 or www.eugene-or.gov/library Summer Reading for All Ages at Eugene Public Library Starting June 1. Sign up and join in the fun at Eugene Public Library with this year’s Summer Reading theme, “Dig Into Reading.” Visit any Library location (Downtown, Sheldon, or Bethel) to…

Poetry Series May Readings at Eugene DIVA

On Saturday, May 4, 2013, at 7:30 p.m., Robert Hill Long and Jen Coleman read as part of the ongoing Poetry Series from Eugene’s Downtown Initiative For The Visual Arts (DIVA). Robert Hill Long Robert Hill Long is the author of 5 books of poems and flash fiction/prose poems. He taught creative writing for 20…

Poetry Reading Video: C. Steven Blue at Tsunami Books

Mid-Valley member C. Steven Blue recently read poetry at Tsunami Books: “I would like to say a big thank you to all who came out to hear my reading on Saturday. For everyone who couldn’t make it, and for those who did come, here is the video of my reading/performance as posted on YouTube”

Call for Eugene Poets to Participate in Local Poetry Events

From C. Steven Blue, a local Eugene Poet: Hello Eugene Poets, My name is C. Steven Blue and I am a local Eugene Poet. I am working with the Eugene Public Library to coordinate 2 poetry events this year: One for the summer reading series at the Eugene Public Library One for the Eugene 150th…