Oregon Humanities Holiday Fete. Monday Dec. 20, 2010. At The Cleaners, 403 SW 10th Ave. © 2010 Fred Joe/www.fredjoephoto.com
Celebrate the new issue of Oregon Humanities magazine, meet some of Oregon’s best-known writers, spin the Wheel of Cogitation, and get your last-minute holiday shopping done—all at the Oregon Humanities Holiday Fete. Featured authors who will be on hand to sign their books include Ursula K. Le Guin, Brian Doyle, Paulann Petersen, and Lauren Kessler. (Visit our website for a complete list of authors.) At 5:30, Live Wire Radio’s Courtenay Hameister, University of Portland professor Andrew Guest, and novelist Scott Nadelson will read their essays from the Ha! issue of Oregon Humanities magazine. $5 suggested donation.