Posted 8.4.11

Portland, OR
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The ninth annual Wordstock festival was held on October 5 and October 6 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. The festival featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as a book fair, discussions, readings, book signings, and workshops. Participants included fiction writers T. C. Boyle, Claire Legrand, Ayana Mathis, and Kevin Sampsell. The cost of the festival was $7 for one day and $10 for both. The cost of workshops ranged from $20 to $35, with general festival entry included. Registration for workshops was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Wordstock, 810 SE Belmont Street, Studio 5, Portland, OR 97219. (503) 477-4361. Kelsey Greco, Development and Communications Manager.