The 2014-15 Marylhurst Reading Series gets underway on October 21, 2014, featuring two poets: Emily Kendal Frey, an English faculty member, and Oregon Book Award winner Carl Adamshick.
Thursday, May 9, 2013, 3:30 pm
The Old Library, BP John Admin. Bldg.
Free and open to the public.
Prose writer Jay Ponteri will read from his debut memoir, Wedlocked (Hawthorne Books).
Jay Ponteri directs the undergraduate creative writing program at Marylhurst University and show:tell, The Workshop for Teen Writers & Artists. He is the founding editor of both Marylhurst's online literary magazine M Review and HABIT Books, a publisher of prose and poetry chapbooks.
His memoir, Wedlocked, is being published by Hawthorne Books, April 2013. His chapbook of short prose, Darkmouth Strikes Again, is being published by Future Tense Books, summer 2013.
The series is sponsored by Marylhurst's English Literature and Writing program and supported by the Thomas Binford Endowment Fund for Writing.