Open To Interpretation Publication selects a poem by Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua

Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua’s
poem entitled Absolved has been selected to be a part of the 2014 themed issue of Open To Interpretation – A Juried Book Competition of Photography, Poetry and Prose.

Publication Date: Mid 2014.

Windfall Reading Series – NOVEMBER 19, 2013 @ 5:30PM

Please welcome our featured readers for November:

Thomas Aslin and Tim Whitsel

Mark your calendars! Windfall Reading Series – Where poems are given flight.

November 8, 2013 – Kit Sibert & Amanda Powell at Tsunami Books

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Windfall Reading Series – Audio

Have you missed any of the Windfall Reading Series? No worries! We’ve got you covered!

September 2013
Geronimo Tagatac & Dan Raphael

October 2013
A. Molotkov & Dan Raphael

Simply click on the names above or visit the Windfall Reading Series website.

Next month we are featuring Tim Whitsel and Thomas Aslin.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 @ 5:30PM | Eugene Public Library



Windfall Reading Series – October 15, 2013 @ 5:30PM

Just simple reminder!

Poetry as a Second Language – New writing group forming in Eugene!

For more information visit the PSL Website.

Guild Receives Community Arts Grant for Windfall

The Lane Literary Guild has been awarded $1860 for the Windfall Reading Series! Here’s the whole list:

Congratulations 2013-2014
Community Arts Grantees!
Lane Arts Council announces almost $50,000 in grants to arts organizations and projects in the Eugene area. The Community Arts Program is supported through a partnership with the Cultural Services Division of the City of Eugene.
Program Grants:

Community Center for the Performing Arts/WOW Hall, $6000
Maude Kerns Art Center, $5000
Actors Cabaret of Eugene, $3000
Eugene-Sprinfield Youth Orchestras, $3000,
Oregon Contemporary Theatre, $3000, 
, $2000
Ballet Fantastique, $2000
The Very Little Theatre, $2000

Project Grants:

Lane Literary Guild, $1860
Windfall Reading Series
Rainy Day Blues Society, $1800
Blues in the Schools
Shelton McMurphey Johnson House and Lane County Historical Society and Museum, $1555
History Here: A Pop-up History Museum
The Eugene All-Ages Poetry Slam at Tsunami Books, $1500
The Eugene All-Ages Poetry Slam at Tsunami Books
Eugene Youth Ballet, $1500
Invitation to Dance: Assembly and Follow-up Workshop/Performance
Materials Exchange Center for Community Arts (MECCA), $1500
5th Annual Object Afterlife Art Challenge
Eugene Contemporary Art, $1500
Public Process #4
Oregon Supported Living Program, $1500, OSLP Arts & Culture Program’s 2013-2014 Quarterly Art Exhibitions
The Eugene Storefront Art Project, $1500, Eugene Storefront Art Project
Free Shakespeare in the Park, $1500
Summer 2013 production of Julius Caesar
West African Cultural Arts Institute, $1400, From Africa to Eugene
New Zone Arts Collective, $1400
Salon du Peuple (Salon of the People)
Kutsinhira Cultural Arts Center, $1350 Zimbabwean Music Experience with Patience Chaitezvi
No Shame Eugene, $1300
Broaden the Stage
Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts, $1200, 10th Annual Openlens Short Film Festival
Wordcrafters in Eugene, $735
Young Writer’s Workshop and Poetry Slam

Thank you to the City of Eugene Cultural Services Division for making this program possible.