International Writing Program, 2009

Visiting Scholars Lecture

PNCA held a reading and reception for five writers from the University of Iowa International Writing Program. This is part of “writers’ week” at PNCA and is organized by PNCA faculty member and writer-in-residence Barry Sanders. Writers’ Week includes both “immersion in the campus curriculum along with collaborative public programming.”

Participating writers include: Fflur Dafydd, a novelist, literary critic and musician from Wales; Soheil Najm, a poet from Iraq; Osman Conteh, a novelist from Sierra Leone; Fedosy Santaella, a fiction writer from Venezuela; and Lijia Zhang, a nonfiction writer from China.

Lewis Hyde

Boundary Crossings 2009

David Yow

The Ladies of Gee’s Bend

Matt Stinchcomb, "Digitally Building the DIY Community: Buy, Sell, and Live Handmade"

Public Art/Public Parks

International Writing Program, 2009

International Writing Program 2010

Charles Burnett and Edwin Santiago

A Fire In My Belly

Howard Gardner

Wei Hsueh and Namita Gupta Wiggers

Roberta Brandes Gratz

Julie Lasky and Ernest Beck

Columbia River Crossing

Dara Greenwald and Josh MacPhee

The Whitman 150 Project

Discussion: Chunky Move

Getting Artsy: Approaching and Showing at Galleries

Open Spaces: Northwest Innovation

Henk Pander: Memory and Modern Life

Dance Talks: The Stravinsky Project

Arvie Smith

Design Week Portland, 2012

Austin Kleon