I am speaking as part of a panel on Welsh culture and literature at Portland State (Oregon) this Friday at 6:30 pm. There will be a Welsh choir and refreshments (or so I’ve been told). http://bit.ly/15IVLyK
6:30 Oregon Festival Welsh Choir will perform the Welsh national anthem and ‘Eli Jenkins Prayer’.
6:40 Introductory remarks by Ceri Shaw of AmeriCymru
6:50 Keynote presentation by Dr Tracy Prince author of CultureWars in British Literature: Multiculturalism and National Identity
7:20 Mike Jenkins
7:35 Sarah Woodbury
7:50 Chris Keil
8:05 Phil Rowlands
8.20 – 9.00 Reception and chance to meet the authors.
I’ll also be doing a book signing on Saturday, October 5 at the Portland Convention Center as part of ‘Wordstock’. I’ll be at the AmeriCymru booth, #718 if anyone wants to stop by and say ‘hi’!