Dorsa Brevia

Dorsa Brevia is a compact habitat module, gallery, and event space in Portland, Oregon.

625 NW Everett Street #103
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AWP Offsite events

Wednesday, March 27th 2019 at 7:00pm

Dorsa Brevia will host a number of readings during the AWP conference in Portland. Details TBA.

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Kate Jayroe chapbook release

Thursday, March 21st 2019 at 7:00pm

Launch event for the release of Kate Jayroe's first print collection, "Parts."

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First Thursday: Caitlin Rippey

Thursday, February 7th 2019 at 6:00pm

Embroidered moons by Caitlin Rippey, January artist-in-residence.

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Evening of Poetry

Thursday, January 31st 2019 at 7:30pm

Join us on the last day of January for four poets: Julian Smuggles, Kelsey Gray, Julia Clare Tillinghast, & Kate Jayroe.

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Reading Series #3

Thursday, November 29th 2018 at 7:30pm

Ally Harris, Jay Aquinas Thompson, Melissa Amstutz, Rob Schlegel, and Sascha Krader.

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Deep Overstock Issue 3 Launch

Friday, November 16th 2018 at 7:30pm

Deep Overstock #3: Paranormal Romance<br> Launch party and reading.

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Audiobooks with Matt Haynes

Friday, November 9th 2018 at 7:00pm

Matt Haynes presents an audiobooks narration demonstration as part of Lit Crawl 2018.

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Puppy Love

Friday, November 9th 2018 at 6:00pm

liz yerby presents Puppy Love as part of Lit Crawl 2018.

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Halloween on the High Seas

Wednesday, October 31st 2018 at 8:00pm

Low-key nautical-themed Halloween party. Avast, etc.

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Ukodus Weird Search

Thursday, October 4th 2018 at 6:00pm

Joshua Force's first gallery show. Left hand-driven alien language weird searches.

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Nari Solo Exhibition

Thursday, September 27th 2018 at 6:00pm

Honored to present portraits and illustrative work by Nari before they return to Japan in October.

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Reading Series 2: Equinox

Saturday, September 22nd 2018 at 6:30pm

Poetry reading curated by Shannon Edwards to coincide with the precise moment of vernal equinox at 6:54pm feat. Julia Wohlstetter, Lillian Ruth Nickerson, & Dahlia Ana Dant.

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Dorsa Brevia Reading Series #1

Thursday, September 6th 2018 at 7:30pm

Kate Jayroe, Lucie Bonvalet, Joni Renee, Robert Torres, & Kelsey Gray.

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Dorsa Brevia Drawing Club

Sunday, September 2nd 2018 at 10:00am

Weekly drawing club promoting creative experimentation and growth. Join us for an 8 week session with materials and snacks provided. Sundays at 10am • $5

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Dinner Club

Wednesday, August 29th 2018 at 6:00pm

Ambitious cooking for a group of friends and friends-of-friends. Keeping it Italian.

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Tarot Night

Tuesday, August 14th 2018 at 7:30pm

Semi-regular Jeu de Tarot night with a small group of friends. Traditions include an exchange of pre-rehearsed jokes and Chloe delaying the reveal of her status as the bidder's partner.

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Dinner party

Wednesday, August 8th 2018 at 6:30pm

Had some friends over for dinner. I made eggplant parmesan and pasta salad using the homemade noodles that Kate and I rolled out that morning.

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Deep Overstock Issue 2 Reading

Thursday, August 2nd 2018 at 7:30pm

Join us for a launch party and reading from Deep Overstock #2, the literary journal for booksellers.

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