October 6: Free Wordstock Event @ Mutlnomah County Central Library | Nonfiction Reading Showcase

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Wordstock at the Library
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 Ã‚  6-7:30 p.m.
Central Library
801 S.W. 10th Ave. Portland, OR 97205
Cost: Free

Join Wordstock and Multnomah County Library for a free festival “sneak-peak” event.

Wordstock presents: Nonfiction Reading Showcase
Join Wordstock founder Larry Colton and friends for new nonfiction readings by Portland's finest writers of the craft: Larry Colton, “No Ordinary Joes: The Extraordinary True Story of Four Submariners in War and Love and Life” (Crown, 2010); Wendy Burden, “Dead End Gene Pool: A Memoir” (Gotham, 2010); and Kevin Sampsell, “A Common Pornography: A Memoir” (Harper Perennial, 2010).

In the U.S. Bank Room.

Wordstock is a nonprofit literary arts and education organization that celebrates and supports writing in the classroom and in the community. Our mission is to use the power of writing to effect positive change in people's lives.

Space at library programs is limited. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Web site: http://www.multcolib.org/events/wordstock.html