Oregon Reads 2014: William Stafford
Date: January 1 - December 31 PST
The Oregon Library Association has committed their 2014 “Everybody Reads” statewide program to the work of William Stafford.
More than 70 libraries will have public programs, and there will be books and materials on hand to support conversations, readings, discussion groups, and other activities related to the legacy of William Stafford as a writer, teacher, and witness for peace.
These are the books currently designated for this program:
- Ask Me: 100 Poems, by William Stafford (Graywolf Press, forthcoming in 2014)
- Early Morning: Remembering My Father, William Stafford, by Kim Stafford (Graywolf Press)
- Down in My Heart: Peace Witness in Wartime, by William Stafford (OSU Press)
- Every War Has Two Losers: William Stafford on Peace & War, by William Stafford (Milkweed Editions)
The Osage Orange Tree, by William Stafford, illus. Dennis Cunningham (Trinity University Press, forthcoming in 2014).
- Everyone Out Here Knows: A Big Foot Tale, by William Stafford, illus. Angelina Marino-Heidel (Arnica Creative Services)
For more information, please see OLA’s Oregon Reads 2014 website.
This program is funded in part by generous contributions from the PGE Foundation.