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Literary Arts: Portland Arts & Lectures, Barbara Kingsolver

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Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway

November 16, 2012


Barbara Kingsolver’s novels include The Poisonwood Bible, Animal Dreams, The Bean Trees and The Lacuna. Her nonfiction includes the influential bestseller Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life. Kingsolver’s work has been translated into more than 20 languages and has earned literary awards and a devoted readership at home and abroad. Kingsolver will be in conversation with Literary Arts’ Executive Director, Andrew Proctor.

Preeminent voices of contemporary literature come to the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall for one-night only presentations and you are invited. Powerful speakers all, the authors are among the most relevant, engaged and original chroniclers of our times:  Barbara Kingsolver, Nov. 16; Jonathan Franzen, Jan. 10, 2013; Stephen Greenblatt, Mar. 5, 2013; and Nikky Finney, April 23, 2013.