Events & Opportunities

December 13, 2022

State Land Board Awards Ceremony

Oregon Poet Laureate Anis Mojgani will appear at the Oregon State Land Board awards ceremony alongside Governor Kate Brown, Secretary of State Shemia Fagan, and State Treasurer Tobias Read. This year's awards will honor the Elliott State Research Forest Advisory Committee.

This event will be streamed live on YouTube.

9:00 a.m. Pacific, Oregon Department of State Lands, Salem

March 17, 2023

Anis Mojgani Reading

Oregon Poet Laureate Anis Mojgani will read his poetry at Art Center East as part of the exhibit “Living Rural: Poetry in Fiber.” The exhibit features fiber arts and jewelry from artists in Eastern Oregon.

6:00 p.m., Art Center East, La Grande

May 19, 2023

Raymond Carver Writing Festival

The Raymond Carver Festival is celebrated each year in Clatskanie, where the celebrated short story-writer was born. The 2023 festival will be kicked off with a reception in the ballroom of the Clatskanie Cultural Center with Oregon's poet laureate, Anis Mojgani. On Saturday, May 20, workshops will be held celebrating poetry for beginners and seasoned poets alike. 

Visit the Raymond Carver Festival website to learn more.

6:00 p.m., Clatskanie Cultural Center, Clatskanie