Readings & Signings
Poems for Peace/Poems Against War - An open community poetry reading, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. Bring one poem that can be read in less than five minutes. The evening also will feature music by Elizabeth Cable.
Paul Collins - Literary historian who writes for McSweeney's, 7 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, 1501 Kincaid St.
Lucy Jane Bledsoe - Author of the novel "This Wild Silence," 7 p.m., Mother Kali's Bookstore, 720 E. 13th Ave.
A celebration of Calyx: A Journal of Art and Literature by Women - 7 p.m., University of Oregon Bookstore, 895 E. 13th Ave. Several writers will be on hand, including Donna Henderson, Ingrid Wendt and Janice Gould.
Lauren Kessler - Author of "The Happy Bottom Riding Club" will talk on "Well-Behaved Women Don't Make History," 7 p.m., University of Oregon Bookstore.
Out of town
Paulann Petersen and Lex Runciman - The poets will read from their work, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Art Gone Wild Gallery, 279 N. Third Ave., Stayton.
Eric Schlosser - Author of "Fast Food Nation" will talk about his new book on America's black market economy, "Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs and Cheap Labor," 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, 1126 SW Park, Portland.
Ariel Gore - Author of "Hip Mama" and "Atlas of the Human Heart," 7:30 p.m., Powell's City of Books, 1005 W. Burnside St., Portland.
The Book Notes deadline is 9 a.m. Friday for publication nine days later. Mail to: Book Notes, Register-Guard, P.O. Box 10188, Eugene, OR 97440; fax to 338-2813; or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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|Title Annotation:||Arts & Literature|
|Publication:||The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)|
|Date:||May 11, 2003|
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