October 07, 2007: Idle hands are the devil's tools, so why not use your super powers for the greater good? We're looking for a handful of talented, creative, folks to help us conquer evil and get some chores done...
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October 04, 2007: Check it out! Did you know that Multnomah County Library not only has a zine collection, but hosts a zinester reading series?! Read about it here.
October 01, 2007: Sister Spit
Friday, October 12th
All-girl Spoken Word Roadshow
125 nw 5th ave
Kat Marie Yoas
and Dexter Flowers !!!!
Plus special guests
Nicole J. Georges!
October 01, 2007: Loggernaut Reading Series
Wednesday, October 10, 7:30pm
3939 N. Mississippi, Portland, Oregon
Diana Abu-Jaber, Rebecca Brown, and Ehud Havazelet
I've been meaning to check out the Loggernaut reading series, and I think it's finally going to happen next week, as they're hosting one of my favorite authors, Rebecca Brown.
October 01, 2007: Thursday October 25th, 2007
Announcing a benefit feast for the Rock'n'Roll Camp for Girls, prepared by the world-class restaurant Simpatica and featuring a special solo performance by Carrie Brownstein of the late great Sleater-Kinney. All proceeds will directly benefit the rock camp!
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October 01, 2007: Here's an highly biased and incomplete look at the author's we're excited to see this weekend at Wordstock 2007!
FRIDAY, November 9th:
- If you're a teacher you're in luck -- Dave Eggers is the keynote speaker for Wordstock for Teachers (a two-day accredited writing workshop)
SATURDAY, November 10th:
SUNDAY, November 11th:
October 01, 2007: Dear Local Artists & Crafters,
Reading Frenzy is currently seeking submissions for our annual Cheap Art & Craft Show! After more than a decade of cheap art $50 and under, we're upping the ante to $100. Here are the kind of items we're looking for:
- Small original works
- Artist books
- Paper goods (cards, stationery, journals)
- Objet d'art
- Small housewares
- Hats, bags and other accessories
- Candles (no synthetic scents!)
Things we are not looking for:
- Imports and mass produced items
- Clothing (would consider some baby/kid items)
Please email us with descriptions, images, and prices for your work. Price limit is $100. We'll get back to you with an order if we feel it's a good fit. Deadline for submissions is November 23rd. Deliver deadline is Monday, December 3rd. Work is consigned for the month of December. We pay 60% of retail price. Returns and payment available in early January.