A poetry reading featuring Margaret Chula and dan raphael takes place Tuesday May 17 at Art Haus Theater, 850 NE 81st Ave, at 7:30 pm. The entrance is on Oregon St.

Chula lived in Japan for twelve years teaching creative writing at Kyoto universities. With seven collections of poetry, she has been a featured speaker at writers’ conferences and festivals in the US, Poland, Canada, and Japan. See margaretchula.com.

raphael has been active as poet, performer and editor in Portland since 1977. He published 26 Books – 26 chapbooks of 26 pages from 26 Oregon and Washington poets and his latest book is The State I’m In (nine muses books). He’s performed at Wordstock, Bumbershoot, Powell’s Books, Eastern Oregon University, Portland Jazz Festival and many venues.

See artistsmilepost.net or call 503.252.0881.