Celebrate OR’s Greatest Poet In Myrtle Point

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Coos County libraries invite readers to join other readers across the state in celebrating Oregon’s greatest poet, William Stafford. Oregon Reads 2014 is a special project of the Oregon Library Association and is this year’s Title Wave program of the Coos County Library Service District.

The celebration of Oregon’s great poet takes place Wednesday, May 21 at 7pm, when Oregon Book Award-finalist Brian Doyle of Portland talks about William Stafford’s life and works at the OSU Extension Building at 631 Alder Street in Myrtle Point. Doyle is the editor of Portland Magazine, at the University of Portland. He’s the author of 10 books of essays, including the popular novel Mink River. His essays have appeared in the annual Best American Essays, the Best Science & Nature Writing, and the Best Spiritual Writing anthologies

This entry was posted on Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 and is filed under Local News, Public Service Announcements.