Small Grants to an Individual Woman or an Ad Hoc Group of Women
These funds are to support events and study groups celebrating the work of women writers. The application process is simple and the time between applying and notification short.
To see a list of programs funded thus far: www.soapstone.org.
The next deadline for applications is December 15, 2016.
Springs of Eloquence--a Tribute to the Literary Legacy of Madeline DeFrees
On Sunday, November 20 at 3 PM, Lex Runciman and Barbara Drake collaborate in celebrating the literary legacy of Madeline DeFrees, award-winning NW author and educator.
Hosted by Joan Maiers.
Free and open to the public. Donations of canned goods or cash welcomed for a local Food Bank.
Archival materials on display, as well as books available for purchase.
Venue: Holy Names Heritage Center, 17425 Holy Names Drive, Lake Oswego, OR 503-607-0595
Liars’ League PDX: Call for Story Submissions
Liars’ League PDX (Portland, OR) seeks previously unpublished short fiction submissions of 800-2500 words on the theme “Natives & Transplants.” Selected entries will be performed by professional actors in front of a live audience on February 18, 2017 at the Studio at Literary Arts. These stories will be recorded for podcast and published on liarsleaguepdx.com after the event. Submission deadline is December 31, 2016. For more information, see www.liarsleaguepdx.com/submit.
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