Events

Events

E.g., 2014-07-22
E.g., 2014-07-22
  • Aug
    19
    Young Emerging Authors Book Release
    Tuesday, 7:00PM @ Sherman's Books, Lower Exchange Street, Portland
    Join us for a reading, signing, and Q&A with four amazing young authors, featuring fabulous new works of fiction:
     
    Hemingway’s Ghost by Noah Williams
    Forced by Zahro Hassan
    Sleeping Through Thunder by Grace Roberts
    The Road to Terrencefield by Henry Spritz
     
    The Telling Room's Young Emerging Author (YEA) fellowship is a new Telling Room writing and publishing program that offers successful applicants the chance to plan, write, edit, design, and publish their own books in a single year. In weekly sessions at The Telling Room, fellows work collaboratively, writing and sharing their work, and independently with professionals in the writing and publishing industries, including authors, editors, agents, designers, and publishers. This event marks the launch of YEA's first set of books!
  • Aug
    28
    Slant
    Thursday, 7:30PM @ Deering Oaks Park Bandstand, Portland

    The Telling Room's Slant series returns to Deering Oaks Park with another installment of ten minute stories told from the heart–no notes, no props. "Wild" will feature five stories about wilderness, wildness, and the wild within us. This event is free and open to the public. Doors at 7:00 - arrive early to claim blanket space and order snacks or dinner from a local food truck.