Liz Prato



June 22: Special Edition Unchaste: With Zoe Zolbrod, Sarah Einstein, Ariel Gore and Evelyn Sharanov. Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington, 7pm

June 25th: Strong Female Characters: A panel with Monica Drake and Margaret Malone, Another Read Through; 1:30pm

July 10th: Songbook Reading: Writers reading about the music that inspires them; 8:00 pm, American Legion Post 134, 2104 NE Alberta, Portland

October 15: Manzanita Writers' Series, The Hoffman Center, 7pm

May 10th, 2016: WordFest, Longview, WA

April 24, 2016: Reading With Wendy J. Fox at BookBar, Denver; Words, snacks, laughs! 5-7pm

December 2: Plonk Reading series with Margaret Malone, Corkscrew Wine Bar, 7pm

October 31st: NonfictioNow Conference, Flagstaff, AZ: Writing the Difficult Other: On the Craft and Ethics of Putting Problematic People on the Page, a panel with Sarah Einstein and Sarah Tomlinson

September 23rd: Reading with Lidia Yuknavitch at Broadway Books, Portland, 7pm

September 5th: Burnt Tongue reading series, 5pm, Crush Bar

July 29th: Reading and conversation with Stevan Allred and Joanna Rose at Annie Bloom's Books, Portland, 7pm

June 30th: Reading and conversation with NYT Best Seller, Ellen Sussman, at Diesel Books, Oakland, CA,  6:30pm

June 16th: Reading at Bookworks, Albuquerque, 7pm.

May 28th: In conversation with Sarah Tomlinson to discuss her new memoir, Good Girl, at Powell's on Hawthorne, 7:30 pm

May 5: Launch of Baby's On Fire at Powell's City of Books, 1005 W Burnside, Portland, at 7:30pm

May 1-3: The Muse & the Marketplace in Boston (see Teaching for more details)

April 8-11: Exclusive pre-sale of Baby's On Fire at AWP, Minneapolis, Booth 1013


Art by Clare Carpenter

Artwork by Clare Carpenter






Post 134: Words We Love: Portland authors reading Portland Authors, October 26, 2014

Annie Bloom’s Books: Reading with fellow Press 53 authors Wendy Willis and Bonnie Zobell, July 24th, 2014

Powell’s City of Books: Launch for The Night, and the Rain, and the River, May 3, 2014

AWP Seattle Heat: Burning Down the House, February 28th, 2014

In Other Words: VoiceCatcher, December 17, 2013

The Blue Monk, Portland: Unchaste Readers, November 19, 2013

Lori Ryland Gallery, Sandy, OR: The Artist’s Edge Salon, January 27, 2013

Red Hen Press/Los Angeles Review, March 31, 2012, Portland

Lewis & Clark Gender Studies Symposium, “Beyond Housewives and Whores: The Future of Women’s Literature;” a panel with Cheryl Strayed and Lidia Yuknavitch, March 2, 2011

In Other Words Bookstore: “Who’s Your Mama?” (Soft Skull Press), April 25, 2009, Portland

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