Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 4:30-7:00 p.m.
The Cleaners, 403 SW 10th Ave., Portland
Open to the public, suggested $5 donation
Meet some of Oregon’s best-known writers, celebrate the humanities, and get last-minute holiday shopping done—all at the Oregon Humanities Holiday Party.
Join us on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Cleaners, 403 SW 10th Ave., Portland. A suggested donation of $5 supports Oregon Humanities and gives you a chance to do the following
Meet Oregon poets, essayists, novelists, memoirists, editors, and short story writers, and purchase signed copies of their newest books, just in time for holiday giving:
Brian Doyle (The Wet Engine and Mink River) • Kim Stafford (100 Tricks Every Boy Can Do) • Anna Keesey (Little Century) • Sarah Mirk (Oregon History Comics) • Jewel Lansing and Fred Leeson (Multnomah) • Lois Leveen (The Secrets of Mary Bowser) • Brian David Johnson (Vintage Tomorrows) • Dan DeWeese (You Don’t Love This Man and Disorder) • Kristy Athens (Get Your Pitchfork On) • Kelly Rodgers (Cartopia: Portland’s Food Cart Revolution) • Wendy Willis (Blood Sisters of the Republic)
Watch our Oregon Humanities writers and scholars featured in our Bring Your Own videos—a few of them will be at the party and eager to talk to guests.
Share your own thoughts, opinions, and obsessions on the Bring Your Own ideas wall.
Enjoy a warm drink and snack. Coffee provided by Ristretto Roasters.
Plus: take home a free copy of the “Next” issue, and enter a drawing to win books, O. Hm. t-shirts,
Oregon Humanities connects Oregonians to ideas that change lives and transform communities. More information about our programs and publications—which include the Conversation Project, Think & Drink, Humanity in Perspective, Idea Lab Summer Institute, Public Program Grants, and Oregon Humanities magazine—can be found at oregonhumanities.org. Oregon Humanities is an independent, nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities and a partner of the Oregon Cultural Trust.
Oregon Humanities813 SW Alder Street, Suite 702 • Portland, OR 97205 • (503) 241-0543 • oregonhumanities.org