Project Description

Back Fence PDX: Gone But Not: All Souls/Day of the Dead Stories & Extravaganza

Artist: A fundraiser for The Dougy Center
Curator: BackFencePDX
November 1st, 2014

Xray.fm presents Back Fence PDX: Gone But Not: All Souls/Day of the Dead stories and extravaganza.
A fundraiser for The Dougy Center.
Hosted by B. FRAYN MASTERS & MINDY NETTIFEE

Live stories to commemorate those who we remember from Back Fence PDX favorites, Actor and Artist, VIN SHAMBRY (PDX) and Emmy-Nominated Writer from the Ellen Degeneres Show/Moth Radio Hour performer, BRIAN FINKELSTEIN (LA); along with Oregon Book Award Winner MATTHEW DICKMAN (PDX), whose poems have appeared in the New Yorker and The London Review of Books; and KAREN FINNEYFROCK (SEA) who has traveled to Nepal as a Cultural Envoy, and of her book, The Sweet Revenge of Celia Door, Sherman Alexie said, “It is a hilarious, exciting and painful as anybody’s teenage years. Read it, please.”

DJ Blind Bartimaeus will be spinning Gospel and Soul, snacks to feast on from ALMA chocolate, Saint Cupcake, and Porque No, a flower altar provided by Spellbound Flowers, a raffle, plus XRAY.fm will be on hand to record your 1-3 minute story about a loved one.

Location

Disjecta

Hours

Doors open and EVENT festivities BEGIN at 6:30PM
Stories 7:30
raffle, DJ and other happenings untl 10PM

Admission

$20 Advance tickets available here

21+ only