January 17, 2016 at 3PM
Celebrate William Stafford's birthday with special guest Brian Doyle. The author of thirteen books, Doyle is the editor of Portland, the University of Portland’s award-winning magazine. His publications include The Plover, Martin Marten, Mink River and Grace Notes. Doyle will read from his publications. Oregon Poet Laureate William Stafford (1914-1993) taught at Lewis & Clark College for thirty years and also served as Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress. Bring a favorite poem by or about Stafford to read after the presentation. Canned goods will be collected for the Marylhurst University Food Bank.