October 01, 2013

Stafford Centennial: Key Public Events

At the centennial of William Stafford’s birth, Lewis & Clark honors a beloved professor and an esteemed 20th-century poet.

Stafford Photography Exhibit
Photos and other archival material Lewis & Clark, Watzek Library Atrium January 21, 2014–August 2014

Daily Writing in the Spirit of William Stafford, led by Kim Stafford

    • November 19, 5-8 p.m.—a short, free-standing introductory session
    • December 7–8, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.— a weekend workshop
    • January 20 (start date)—a six-week online course

For more information and to register, contact Pam Hooten at phooten@lclark.edu.

“You Must Revise Your Life”: Stafford at 100, A Celebration and Reassessment
A symposium at Lewis & Clark
February 7–8, 2014

William Stafford Centennial Celebration
Presented by Lewis & Clark and Literary Arts Featuring Ted Kooser, Li-Young Lee, Kim Stafford, and other Oregon writers
February 7, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
Newmark Theatre, Portland

Oregon Library Association’s 2014 Oregon Reads Program
Next year, Oregonians will be invited to read a selection of William Stafford’s works—plus Kim Stafford’s memoir, Early Morning: Remembering My Father, William Stafford. More than 90 libraries statewide will offer public programs around the legacy of William Stafford.