Author Signings

Last Friday Poetry Group presents A. Molotkov

Posted on Jul 31, 2017 in Author Signings | 0 comments

Our poet this month will be A. Molotkov. Born in Russia, he moved to the US in 1990 and switched to writing in English in 1993. Published by Kenyon Review, Iowa Review, Cincinnati Review, Tampa Review, Raleigh Review, Cider Press Review, Pif, 2 River and elsewhere, Molotkov is the winner of several short fiction and poetry contests and a 2015 Oregon Literary Fellowship. He co-edits The Inflectionist Review. Molotkov’s translation of a Chekhov story was included by Knopf in their Everyman Series. He plays the Armenian duduk and is better at tennis than most other Portland writers. This event...

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Emily Lloyd-Jones

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Emily Lloyd-Jones grew up on a vineyard in rural Oregon, where she played in evergreen forests and learned to fear sheep. She now splits her time between writing and working at a bookstore. Emily’s latest book is Hearts We Sold. When Dee Moreno makes a deal with a devil–her heart in exchange for an escape from a disastrous home life–she finds her trade may be more than she bargained for. And becoming “heartless” is only the beginning. What lies ahead is a nightmare far bigger, far more monstrous than anything she ever could have imagined. Emily Lloyd-Jones Look...

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Stephen Holgate

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A native Oregonian and current Portland resident, Stephen Holgate served for four years as a diplomat with the American Embassy in Morocco. His first novel, Tangier, tells two parallel stories: one, a mystery, and the other a spy story set fifty years apart and told in a series of alternating sections. Ultimately, Tangier is the story of fathers and sons, the alienation of being a stranger in a strange land, the seductive face of betrayal and, finally, the lengths we’ll go to for redemption. Stephen Holgate Look at our complete events...

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Rodney Alexander

Posted on Jul 21, 2017 in Author Signings | 0 comments

  Rev. Rodney Alexander holds a PhD in Comparative Religion from the University of Sedona. He is the founder, minister and director of Transform and Transcend. Loss of Center, Loss of Soul is a critique of the global spiritual community. It also offers a way for that community to recover and reclaim its fundamental center. Rev. Alexander lives in Salem. Rodney Alexander Look at our complete events...

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David Lay and The Great American Solar Eclipse

Posted on Jul 21, 2017 in Author Signings | 0 comments

The Book Bin’s own David Lay will be talking about August’s total solar eclipse. We’ll also have books on the subject and hope to have eclipse viewing glasses on hand for purchase as well. Here’s a little bit about David: Aristotle tells us that philosophy begins with wonder and David Lay has been following that wonder for most of his life. While working on trying figure out the workings of the interior of stars, in pursuit of a degree in physics, he took small groups of people out to see such planetary objects as Haley’s comet. While finishing his degree he, by...

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Last Friday Poetry Group presents John Williams

Posted on Jul 21, 2017 in Author Signings | 0 comments

John Sibley Williams is the author of nine poetry collections, most recently Disinheritance. He has been nominated seven times for a Pushcart Award, and has won various other awards including the Philip Booth Poetry Prize and the American Literary Review Poetry Contest. Currently John works as Marketing Director of Inkwater Press and as a freelance literary agent and publicist, representing poets and writers of fiction and nonfiction. He lives in Portland, Oregon. John Williams Look at our complete events...

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