The 2017 Wordstock: Portland’s Book Festival was held on November 11th at the Portland Art Museum and neighboring venues in downtown Portland, Oregon. The festival featured author discussions, readings, writing workshops, a book fair, and pop-up events. Admission was $15 in advance and $18 on site for adults, and free for high school students and attendees under the age of 17. Paying attendees received a $5 voucher that was redeemable at the book fair; workshops were included in festival admission. Visit the website for more information.
Find details about every creative writing competition—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, grants for translators, and more—that we’ve published in the Grants & Awards section of Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. We carefully review the practices and policies of each contest before including it in the Writing Contests database, the most trusted resource for legitimate writing contests available anywhere.