Join us for readings by Carl Adamshick and James Maynard!
Carl Adamshick‘s debut collection of poetry, Curses and Wishes, was selected by Marvin Bell for the 2010 Walt Whitman Award and was published by Louisiana State University. His work has been published in Harvard Review, American Poetry Review, The Missouri Review, and Narrative. He’s received an Oregon Literary Fellowship from Literary Arts, two Oregon Book Awards for poetry, and is a cofounder of Tavern Books (Portland, OR). Adamshick’s fourth collection, Birches, is forthcoming from Four Way Books in 2019. Carl lives in Portland, Oregon.
James Maynard is the author of two chapbooks, Throwaways (2014) and An Absence of, An Earnest (Finishing Line Press, 2017). His poems can be found online and in print, most recently at New Orleans Review, Permafrost, Otis Nebula, Green Mountains Review and Bareknuckle Poet. A web developer with an MFA, he currently resides in his hometown of Portland, Oregon.