Authors in Pubs

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Local Writers Reading Original Works


Authors in Pubs is a 'First Monday' event that brings local writers into a bar, restaurant, or wherever and allows them to share their work with the patrons. This helps boost the confidence of the writer by getting first hand feedback on his/her work. We started in September, 2011 and the crowd has steadily grown so that we recently moved to a larger venue. The show runs about two hours and we invite you to show up early and stay after to talk with the writers or possibly buy their book. If you would like to contribute at a future event, please contact me in advance about being added to our current stable of writers. thanks, Don

Contact Information

Hosted by: Don Van Kirk
Event Phone: 503-739-5411

Current Venue

The Jack London Bar  : 21+, Full Bar, Full Menu
529 SW 4th Ave. ( beneath the Rialto Pool Room ) @ SW 4th & Alder
Portland, Oregon. 97204
Event is Free - One block to transit mall, Street Parking, Smart Park lot diagonally across the street

Next Reading

Monday, January 7th, 2013, From: 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Shawna Reppert
Grant Keltner
Cody Newton
John Miller
Terry McLean
Sean Walter
'Featured Author' Jennifer Willis
Matt Schumacher
Short break, no leaving the building
Guest artist. Mr George Woodcock, with student Terry McLean
Melina Holl
Taylor Adell Patterson
Erik J. Romano
Matt Styner
  • The Consort Symbiotic* plays before the show and while some of the authors read. "Release The Ghriels"
Every 'First Monday' of the month Authors in Pubs will be presenting new authors to Portland. Join us.