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CLASSES, WORKSHOPS, READINGS, TALKS
Please contact the organization listed for further information on times, prices, and locations. To see where Judith has previously taught, click here.

July 25 to 27, 2013
Mendocino Coast Writers Conference
About 150 miles north of San Francisco Bay, the Mendocino Coast, with wildflower-covered bluffs and crashing surf, is a haven for writers and artists. Victorian villages dot the coastline, and in the moments between writing, opportunities abound for hiking, fishing, canoeing, diving, shopping, and excellent dining. The average temperature in late July is from 49 to 64 degrees F. No rain is expected, but it can be windy and the fog may roll in.
Workshops, lectures, readings, and meals take place on the Mendocino Campus of College of the Redwoods, located near the water
Judith will offer a three- day memoir workshop, a craft session, and a reading. Click here.

October 6, 2013, 10 am
Panel on Poetry Chapbooks with Susan Denning, Lisa Ciccerello, Travino Brings Plenty and Ryan Scariano
Wordstock
Convention Center, Portland, Oregon

October 12, October 26 and November 9, 2013, 9 to 1 pm
Mountain Writers Workshop Series
"Poems: All Shapes and Sizes"
Friends Meeting House, 4312 SE Stark, Portland, OR
This poetry workshop held over three Saturdays, will allow you time to experiment with new poems between meetings. All poems have a form, and the traditional ones have endured for good reasons: they may well be a starting point from which you can launch your own versions. It’s hard to imagine a painter or musician, say, who hasn’t studied the basic elements of his or her chosen art; poets, too, need an understanding of our inheritance as well as an innovative ability to find the lines and stanzas that will best serve the subject in this time. We’ll do our best to combine the tried and true with the unique and modern.
Cost is $225. (three four-hour sessions)
Enrollment, maximum 15
To register, send name, address, phone number and email address, with workshop fee or a non-refundable deposit of $25 to secure a space. Questions or registrations to: pdxmws@mountainwriters.org, or 503 232 4517 for messages.

October 15, 2013, 7:00 pm
Reading with Susan Denning
Milepost 5 Reading Series
900 NE 81st Avenue, Portland, OR
503 333 3331
Contact: Duane Poncy, duaneponcy@gmail.com

October 21, 2013, 10 to 11 pm
Reading and conversation with poet Mike Langtry
Talking Earth, hosted by Barbara LaMorticella on KBOO
Listen online at http://kboo.fm/ and click on “Listen” or tune your radio to 90.7 fm (Portland), 100.7 (Corvallis) or 91.9 (Hood River)

November 21, 2013, 5:30 pm 
The Two Judiths
Judith Barrington and Judith Arcana, reading and conversation
Third Thursday Poets
Reed Opera House (Cyrus Reed Theater, 2nd Floor), 189 Liberty Street, NE, Salem, OR
Contact: Maureen Clifford, maureen@thirdthursdaypoets.org

 



LISTEN

Podcast of a reading at the University of Alaska with Sherry Simpson and David Stevenson, July 2009 click here.

Podcast of a reading at the University of Alaska with Anne Caston, July 2008 click here.

Judith's poem "Crows" read by Garrison Keillor on The Writer's Almanac, July, 2006.

The author reads her work on the audio CD, Harvest: Selected Poems 1985–2004.