River Road Reading Series on May 27, 2018

Eugene Poetry Foundation at Barnes & Noble

Windfall Reading on May 15, 2018

Oregon Poetry Association Call for Proposals

Oregon Poetry Association: Call for Proposals http://oregonpoets.org/category/conferences/ for the Fall 2018 OPA Conference September 29-30, 2018 Valley River Inn, Eugene, OR. Submissions accepted between May 1 and June 1, 2018. Please submit a 1- to 2-page proposal that includes the following: Title of presentation; Presenter name(s). Short bio(s) of 50 words or less. List any A/V needs and what equipment you would supply. Explain what you would do in your session related to one of the categories below. Please include enough details or examples to explain your session proposal. Proposal Session Categories: – Workshop related to writing poetry, exercises, viewpoint, publication ideas, entering contests, different styles of poetry, etc. – Panel: include different viewpoints on a topic, theme, form – Presentation: slide show, multi-media, history, etc. – Other: Please describe in detail All workshops, panels, etc. are scheduled for one hour. There will be 15-minute breaks between each scheduled session. Submit via email attachment (PDF format preferred), doc formats also accepted, or if unable, just copy and paste into the email body. Send to Shirley Marc, Conference Coordinator, at “oregonpoets.conference@gmail.com” with subject line “OPA 2018 Conference Proposal.” Presenters will be notified of acceptance by June 16, 2018, via email. Presenters receive lunch on Saturday and free conference registration. Any who need overnight accommodations will be able, as all conference attendees, to reserve a room at the special rate of $119 per night (plus taxes) at the Valley River Inn in Eugene Oregon. Parking is free.


Rubin and Stenson at Grass Roots Books

Lane Literary Guild Seeks Input about Website

Lane Literary Guild website project

We’re taking another look. Is our website:

  • Easy to navigate?
  • Easy to update & maintain?
  • Contemporary in look & feel?
  • Mobile-friendly?

Proposals invited from current Guild members for launching an appealing and effective web redesign in 2018. Please tell the LLG Board how you would approach this project:

– Your qualifications, including links to website(s) you’ve created and/or maintain

– Brief assessment of strengths & deficiencies in existing LLG website

– Suggested website requirements, features & hierarchy (pages, tabs, links, etc.)

– Project timeframe—when could you bring up a redesigned website?

– Budget—your design fee, projected costs for platform host, other costs

Please address your proposal to the Lane Literary Guild Board. Deadline: 5/15/18. Please email membership@laneliteraryguild.org

Windfall Reading at Eugene Public Library