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January 23rd, 2017

January 25th, 2017

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Poetry Reading by James Galvin
    James Galvin was raised in northern Colorado. He has published eight collections of poetry, most recently EVERYTHING WE ALWAYS KNEW WAS TRUE (Copper Canyon, 2016). He is also the author of the critically acclaimed prose book THE MEADOW, and the novel FENCING THE SKY. His honors include a Lila Wallace-Reader’s Digest Award, a Lannan Literary Award, and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Ingram Merrill Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. He has a home and some horses outside of Tie Siding, Wyoming, and is a member of the permanent faculty of the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop.
  • Image preview 7:00pm: Fighting for Racial Justice During the Trump Presidency: MLK Week Keynote Lecture by James Forman
    Professor James Forman Jr. is a noted legal authority on the mass incarceration of black men in the U.S. criminal justice system.  He will give our Chamberlin Social Justice lecture for MLK Week 2017, speaking on “Fighting for Racial Justice During the Trump Presidency.” Inspired by Dr. King and other civil rights activists, Forman will offer concrete strategies for improving schools and eliminating the mass incarceration of black men.



    Professor Forman teaches at Yale Law School and writes in the areas of criminal procedure and criminal law policy, constitutional law, juvenile justice, and education law and policy. His particular interests are schools, prisons, and police, and those institutions’ race and class dimensions. Professor Forman’s book, titled Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America, will be published in the spring of 2017.

January 26th, 2017

  • Image preview 3:00pm - 4:30pm: Battle Trance
    Battle Trance is a highly regarded saxophone quartet consisting of four tenor saxophonists. They will be doing a brief presentation/performance which should be of special interest to wind players and saxophonists, though all are invited. 
    This event is FREE and open to the public.

February 3rd, 2017

February 17th, 2017

  • 7:30pm - 10:00pm: Faculty Violin Recital
    Violinist Inés Voglar Belgique performs works by Latin American composers in collaboration with faculty members of the Lewis & Clarck Music Department on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 7:30pm in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. LIVE STREAMED EVENT

February 19th, 2017

  • Image preview 3:00pm: Portland Chamber Orchestra - Strings Serenade
    “Strings Serenade”, an exquisite display of string sounds and a musical journey that evokes a multitude of colors, spirits, and temperaments . Through dance music as a tribute to the Orawa people in the southern mountains region of Poland, the haunting and melancholic Serenade by Tchaikowsky, and Jasnam Daya Singh’s fiery, vibrant, fused with Brazilian temperament, Jazz Concertino, it’s a virtuoso display of joyful music for strings that we all love.

February 27th, 2017

February 28th, 2017

  • Image preview 6:00pm: Marketing, Publicity, and Editing with Mary Bisbee-Beek
    For over thirty years, Mary Bisbee-Beek has been immersed in the world of books and literature, serving at different times as editor, publicist, and marketing consultant. She will talk to students about the world of publishing books – and the state it’s in, today. She will discuss what book publicity is, and what a potential career in the literary arena might look like, today, and in ten years.

March 3rd, 2017

March 6th, 2017

  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm: Bruce Neswick Faculty Recital
    Adjunct Instructor of Organ Bruce Neswick, Canon for Music at Trinity Cathedral, downtown Portland, will play a faculty recital on the renowned Casavant organ in Agnes Flanagan Chapel, on Monday, 6 March 2017, at 7:30pm. He will play music by Bach, Franck, Howells and fellow adjunct professor Texu Kim, among others. All are welcome, and admission is free of charge.

March 7th, 2017

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Poetry Reading by L&C Alumnus Rosalie Moffett
    Rosalie Moffett is the author of June in Eden, winner of The Journal/Wheeler prize, forthcoming from OSU Press in 2017. Her poems and essays have appeared in Tin House, AGNI, Ploughshares, Kenyon Review, the anthology “Gathered: Contemporary Quaker Poets,” and elsewhere. She is a former Wallace Stegner Fellow, and the winner of the “Discovery” / Boston Review prize as well as the Ploughshares Emerging Writer prize. A Lewis & Clark alumnus, Rosalie received her MFA from Purdue University.

March 11th, 2017

March 15th, 2017

  • Image preview 6:00pm: A Poetry Reading by Derrick Austin
    Derrick Austin is the author of Trouble the Water (BOA Editions), selected by Mary Szybist for the 2015 A Poulin Jr Prize. He is a Cave Canem fellow. His work has appeared in Best American Poetry 2015, Image: A Journal of Arts and Religion, New England Review, Callaloo, Nimrod, Puerto Del Sol, and elsewhere. Currently, he is the Ron Wallace Fellow at the University of Wisconsin.

April 5th, 2017

  • Image preview 5:00pm: A Fiction Reading by Michael Ondaatje
    Michael Ondaatje is one of the world’s foremost writers – his artistry and aesthetic have influenced an entire generation of writers and readers. Although he is best known as a novelist, Ondaatje’s work also encompasses poetry, memoir, and film, and reveals a passion for defying conventional form. His transcendent novel The English Patient explores the stories of people history fails to reveal by intersecting four diverse lives at
    the end of World War II. This bestselling novel was later made into an Academy Award-winning film.

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