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Oregon Poetry Association Proposals

OPA Fall 2016 Conference Call for Proposals

The Oregon Poetry Association is seeking presentation proposals for its 2016 annual conference, September 30th – October 2nd, in Eugene. Writing workshops, solo and group readings, lectures, panel discussions, ekphrastic and multi-media presentations, skits, or anything else related to poetry are welcome!

Join keynote speaker John Witte and Oregon poet laureate Liz Woody, as well as Oregon poets from all walks of life, at the Valley River Inn in Eugene. Lane Literary Guild co-sponsors.

Please submit a one-page proposal with: Title / Presenter name(s) / Workshop: include examples and writing exercises / Panel: include different viewpoints on a topic, theme, form / Presentation: slide show, multi-media, history, etc. / Reading: focus on theme, e.g. nature, bilingual, poetry of witness / Other: Please describe in detail.

Please list any A/V needs for your presentation

Submit to Susan Clayton-Goldner at: (Subject line “OPA Fall Conference Proposal”) – OR – OPA Fall Conference Proposal / ATTN Susan Clayton-Goldner / 330 Seclusion Loop / Grants Pass, OR 97526.


Presenters will be notified of acceptance by July 31st. Presenters receive free conference registration.

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Comp Lit Grad Student Association Reading

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Third Saturday Reading at Tsunami


Hanner, Hanner, and Whitney at LWRS


Lane Writers Reading Series Website

The Lane Writers Reading Series has a new website:

LWRS-new website

Roving Park Players Hold Auditions

The Roving Park Players announce auditions for this original adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s LITTLE WOMEN.  They say not to be fooled by the title: they also need older women, and men of a variety of ages: 18 + females and 8+ males, ages 9 and up.  See the Roving Park Players website——for a list of roles.

Saturday & Sunday, May 7 & 8, 2:00–4:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday, May 14 & 15, 2:00–4:00 pm

at Good Samaritan Center, 3500 Hilyard, Eugene 97405.

This play will be performed in the parks during August 11-14 & 18-21.

Call (541) 686-2738 or (541) 914-2374 for information.

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