samiya bashir @ #awp19
WEDNESDAY :: 3/27
7:00pm Cave Canem Fellows Off-Site Reading
Literary Arts @ 952 SW Washington Street
Hosted by Cave Canem fellow Samiya Bashir
Quenton Baker + Ashaki M. Jackson + Bettina Judd + Anastacia-Renee + Christopher Rose + CC Fellows!
THURSDAY :: 3/28
1:30pm Panel: “Still Here: Writing Against Gentrification, Displacement and Erasure”
Portland Ballroom 251, Oregon Convention Center, Level 2
Samiya Bashir + Jennifer Fitzgerald + Mitchell Jackson + Tiana Kahakauwila + Jess Row.
4:30pm Reading: Consequences of Silence
Oregon Ballroom 201-202, Ore. Convention Center, Level 2
Simon Armitage + Samiya Bashir + Marcelo Hernandez Castillo + Camille Dungy
6-8pm Reedie Writers Reading & Reception
Psychic Sister @ 1829 Northeast Alberta Street
FRIDAY :: 3/28
7-8:30pm Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation (VONA) 20th Birthday Reading
Literary Arts @ 952 SW Washington Street, Portland, OR
with Elmaz Abinader + Faith Adiele + Samiya Bashir + Aya de Leon + Reyna Grande + Juliet P. Howard + Dickson Lam + David Mura + Beth Bich Minh Nguyen + Alan Pelaez
9pm-2am AWP Off-Site: The Party of Many Names
Billy Webb Elks Lodge @ 6 North Tillamook Street
Samiya Bashir + Bart Fitzgerald host the most off-sitest-ass off-site fete of the week. come through to Friday night's ultimate magical hideout--"one of the most significant African American historic buildings in the Pacific Northwest"--so entire-ass ancestors await our acting a damn fool. hit us up for a discount code if we know you. $10-$20 Sliding Scale.