Poetry Northwest Recommends…

Yes, the rain is back–and, with it, some fantastic literary events. We’re putting up our hoods (umbrellas so unnecessary) and tromping out onto the scene, people. This is just the beginning. See you there!


Dorianne Laux reads at Seattle Arts & Lectures, Wed. Oct. 5, 7:30 pm


Wordstock, Portland, OR; Oct. 6-9


TagSale and Readings by Heather Christle, Zachary Schomberg, and Kary Wayson, hosted by Kate Lebo at the Richard Hugo House; Tues. Oct. 11, 7 pm


Heather McHugh: The Ecstasy of Influence; Thurs. Oct. 20, 8-9:30 pm


Wave Books’ 3 Days of Poetry: Poetry in Translation; Nov. 4-6


Terrance Hayes reads at Seattle Arts & Lectures; Thurs. Dec. 8, 7:30 pm


Blake’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience at the Frye; Thurs. Jan. 5, 7pm