AWP 2019

Mother Foucault’s Bookshop is your SE Portland hub for #AWP19 offsite events. We’ve got some some amazing programming lined up Thursday-Saturday March 27-30.
Also on Saturday, March 30 from 6pm-2am, we’ll party all night at the Star Theater downtown. We’ve partnered with Idyllwild arts to bring you the inaugural Bookseller’s Ball featuring Third Man Books & Records, McSweeney’s, Kirkus, Wave Books, and The Believer, plus local musicians, authors, and more!
Here’s the offsite events schedule for the bookshop (523 SE Morrison). Check back often for details and updates. Come hang out in our neighborhood, and support these presses and authors at AWP!


5:30 – University of Pittsburgh Press/The Dogs of Detroit
7:00 – Portland State University’s Filament Reading Series
8:30 – Platypus Press presents: Wildness with Anis Mojgani, Chen Chen, & Xandria Phillips
10:00 – Southeast Missouri State


5:30: – 3A Taos Press
8:30: – Sophia Shalmiyev + Chris Kraus
10:00 – Saturnalia Books


5:30: – Nightboat Books
7:00: – Veliz Books & Co.
8:30: – Baobab Press
until 2:00am: – BOOKSELLER’S BALL at AWP!