Every year the Mid-Willamette Valley's literary community gathers to present the Magic Barrel: A Reading to Fight Hunger. Come enjoy performances by preeminent Oregon authors, food, drink, and live music and support the Linn-Benton Food Share.
361 SW Madison
Friday October 18th
Doors open at 6 pm
Program at 7 pm
Food, drinks, live music & short readings by Oregon authors
$12 In Advance & Students and Seniors
$15 at the door
George Estreich’s publications include a book of poems, Textbook Illustrations of the Human Body (Cloudbank, 2003); a memoir, The Shape of the Eye (SMU Press, 2011; Penguin, 2013), which received the 2012 Oregon Book Award in Creative Nonfiction; and Fables and Futures: Biotechnology, Disability, and the Stories we Tell Ourselves (MIT Press, 2019). Estreich has also published essays and articles in The New York Times, The Oregonian, Avidly, The American Medical Association Journal of Ethics, and McSweeney’s Internet Tendency. He lives in Corvallis, where he teaches in Oregon State’s MFA program in Creative Nonfiction.