I ran across this announcement on Bill Johnson's blog and thought I'd pass it along for those of you who live in Portland, Oregon. Sounds like a fun evening.
Queen of the Night: An Evening in Shirley Jackson's World.
6:30 - 8:30, Wednesday, October 28
Glyph Cafe, 804 NW Couch St, PDX
Free, and open to the public
Join readers Rene Denfeld, Jemiah Jefferson and Lara Messersmith-Glavin
for an evening of uncannily great stories by Shirley Jackson, master of
the eerie and the mundane. Beverages for purchase.
Reading begins at 7:30 pm, "Lottery"-style raffle at the end of the
evening with prizes including copies of Shirley, a new literary
This event is made possible by generous funding from Soapstone.