Johanna Drucker & Jocelyn Saidenberg

Poetry and Speculative Theory! A poem written at the beginning of each day for one year by prolific poet and long-time editor Jocelyn Saidenberg, kith & kin...

Quaerere – Jamondria Harris

Come celebrate the release of Jamondria Harris’s debut full-length collection  QUAERERE! Featuring Jayy Dodd, Stephanie Adams-Santos, manuel arturo abreu,...

Melissa Amstutz & Emily Lambert

Join us Friday, May 4, for a sweet evening of music and poetry with Melissa Amstutz and Emily Lambert.   Melissa is a poet, musician, and bookseller; a native N...

Leah Stenson & Andrea Hollander

Friday, March 23, Leah Stenson reads from her recently released collection of poems, EVERYWHERE I FIND MYSELF. Leah is joined by Portland Poet Andrea Hollander,...

Back Pocket Chapbook Party

On Friday, February 23, join James Maynard and Juan Carlos Reyes at the bookshop for a joint chapbook release party featuring AN ABSENCE OF, AN EARNEST (Maynard...

Paula Carter: NO RELATION Book Launch

Join us for the Portland launch of NO RELATION, Paula Carter’s flash memoir collection, new in 2017 from Black Lawrence Press. She’s joined by press...

Kevin Craft: VAGRANTS & ACCIDENTALS

Saturday, January 27, we welcome Seattle’s Kevin Craft to the bookshop, along with local favorite David Biespiel, for poetry and prose about poetry. Kevin...

Shauna HANNIBAL & Friends

Come to the bookshop on Tuesday, November 21, and give thanks for the release of Hannibal by Shauna Hannibal, from Forklift Books! We’ll be full of early ...