An up-and-coming Oregon writer, Tabitha Blankenbiller's essays excavate the truth behind fashion, food, friendships, old video games, and squished lizards. Her work springs to life where personal and pop cultures intersect.
She will read from her debut essay collection, EATS OF EDEN, as well as sign copies of her book.
Wine reception: 5:30-6:00. Wines by the glass or bottle can be purchased. Beer and soft drinks also available.
Reading: 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
RSVPs not necessary, but helpful.
Tabitha Blankenbiller was raised in a small town on Mt. Rainier's plateau and currently lives in Hubbard, Oregon. She graduated from the Pacific University MFA program, and EATS OF EDEN is her first book. Her essays have been featured or are forthcoming in a number of journals including Tin House, The Rumpus, Bustle, and Catapult, and have been nominated for the Pushcart and Best of the Net awards.