Conference Readings & Lectures

Tickets for Centrum’s summer readings and performances go on sale May 1.

During the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, a rich and diverse gathering of prose writers and poets will read from their work and discuss their craft, politics, and passions.

Tickets for the Readings and Lectures series are available online up to one week prior to the series. The week of the Conference, tickets go on sale thirty minutes before each event, at the Wheeler Theater box office. Cost is $7 per event; $50 for a 10-event pass.

Sunday, July 15
7:30 pm Reading • Rikki Ducornet and Thomas Glave

Monday, July 16
8:30 am Lecture • Brian Evenson
7:30 pm Reading • Arthur Sze and Barbara Sjoholm

Tuesday, July 17
2:00 pm Lecture • Barbara Sjoholm
7:30 pm Reading • Eileen Myles

Wednesday, July 18
8:30 am Lecture • Camille Dungy

Thursday, July 19
8:30 am Lecture • Rikki Ducornet
7:30 pm Reading • Camille Dungy and Rebecca Brown

Friday July 20
8:30 am Lecture • Arthur Sze
7:30 pm Reading • Dorothy Allison (hosted by Goddard College’s MFA in Creative Writing

Saturday July 21
8:30 am Lecture • Thomas Glave
2:00 pm Presentation • Nancy Kiefer
7:30 pm Reading • Brian Evenson and Joanna Howard
8:45 pm Book Signing in Building 204