We Don't Know if They're Irish

100th Monkey Reading Series
March 17, 2010
7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

100th Monkey Studio
110 S.E. 16th(at Ankeny)
Portland, OR 97214
503-232-3457

Hosted by Steve Williams and Constance Hall

The readers:

John Morrison received the 2003 C. Hamilton Bailey Poetry Fellowship from Literary Arts. His book, Heaven of the Moment, won the 2006 Rhea & Seymour Gorsline Poetry Competition and was a finalist for the 2008 Oregon Book Award in poetry. John is a Writer-in-Residence for Literary Arts’ Writers in the Schools program.

Scot Siegel is the author of three volumes of poetry, Some Weather (Plain View Press 2008), the chapbook Untitled Country (Pudding House Publications 2009), and a second chapbook, Skeleton Says, forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. In celebration of Oregon’s Sesquicentennial, Poetry Northwest and the Oregon State Library selected Some Weather as one of 150 Outstanding Oregon Poetry Books, one for each year of statehood. Siegel was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2009.