Upcoming Readings for Len Orr’s New Book

From Michael Schein:

Dear LiTFUSIANS

I don’t ever employ the LiTFUSE list for crass commercial purposes, & Len Orr’s book launch is no exception.  I think you will find that it is time well spent to join Len for one of his upcoming readings:

APRIL, 2010

Speaker/reader. “It’s About Time” poet series. Thursday, April 8, 6:00-7:45 PM Ballard Branch of the Seattle Public Library, 5614 22nd Ave. NW, Seattle WA 98107

Featured Reader, PoetsWest series. Saturday, April 10, 4:00-5:30 PM
Green Lake Branch of the Seattle Public Library, 7364 E. Green Lake Dr. N., Seattle WA.

Featured Reader, Bookworm Exchange. Friday, April 16, 7:00-9:00 PM
Bookworm Exchange, 4860 Rainier Ave. South, Seattle WA 98118-6305.

Why We Have Evening Book Launch Party and Reading. Tuesday, April 20th, 7:00-9:00 Pm. Washington State University Tri-Cities, East Auditorium, Richland WA.

Reader and Speaker, Art and Culture Festival. Wednesday, April 21 (reading at 11:00, talk at 1:00). Blue Mountain Community College, Pendleton OR. Title of lecture: “Writing the World: Contemporary Poetry of the American West.”

MAY, 2010

Featured Reader, PoetsWest series, May 19, 7:00-9:00 PM
Barnes & Noble, 18025 Garden Way NE, Woodinville WA

About Splabman

Poet/interviewer Paul Nelson:

Founded: SPLAB (Seattle Poetics LAB) & the Cascadia Poetry Festival

Wrote: American Sentences (2015), A Time Before Slaughter (2010) and Organic in Cascadia: A Sequence of Energies (Lumme Editions, Brazil, 2013). His 2015 interview with José Kozer was published in 2016 (Ranchos Press) as Tiovivo Tres Amigos.

Interviewed: Allen Ginsberg, Michael McClure, Joanne Kyger, Robin Blaser, Anne Waldman, Ed Sanders, Diane di Prima, Nate Mackey, George Bowering, Brenda Hillman, among others
and is engaged in a 20 year bioregional cultural investigation of Cascadia, including the festival, a MOOC (Innovative Cascadia Poetry), interviews with Cascadia poets indigenous elders and activists, and the anthology Make It True: Poetry From Cascadia. Paul is co-editor of that anthology as well as 56 Days of August the poetry postcard anthology and writes an American Sentence daily.

*MOOC = Massive Open Online Course

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