Aug 20, 2010
Central Library hosts readings and presentations commemorating
Oregon's late poet .
- Joel Nightingale Berning presents William
Stafford as a Minister. Mr. Berning is a third-year Master of
Divinity student at Union Theological Seminary in New York
- Kate Gray published her first full-length book
of poems, Another Sunset We Survive, in 2007, and was a
finalist for the Oregon Book Award.
- Carlos Reyes is a noted poet, writer and
translator whose latest book of poetry, The Book of Shadows;
New and Selected Poems, was published in 2009.
- Penelope Scambly Schott has published several
books, including A is for Anne: Mistress Hutchinson Disturbs
the Commonwealth, which won the 2008 Oregon Book Award for
- Joseph A. Soldati, host for the program, has
published poems and essays. Recent among his published books is