Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Tara Westover

Literary Arts presents the 34th season of Portland Arts & Lectures, featuring some of the most engaging writers at work today. They are novelists, essayists, and journalists whose award-winning works covers the most compelling issues of our time.

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Tara Westover, whose first book, Educated: A Memoir, is a #1 New York Times bestseller, visits Portland on December 4.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Tara Westover was born in Idaho in 1986. She received her BA from Brigham Young University in 2008 and was subsequently awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship. She earned an MPhil from Trinity College, Cambridge, in 2009, and in 2010 was a visiting fellow at Harvard University. She returned to Cambridge, where she was awarded a PhD in history in 2014. Her first book is Educated: A Memoir, a #1 New York Times bestseller, which USA Today praised as “living proof that some people are flat-out, boots-always-laced-up indomitable… a heartbreaking, heartwarming, best-in-years memoir about striding beyond the limitations of birth and environment into a better life.”

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall : Upcoming Events

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MagicSpace Entertainment welcomes humorist and author David Sedaris to the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer...

Showing: 11/15
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Portland'5 welcomes classical hip-hop string duo Black Violin back to Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on...

Showing: 11/16
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Oregon Symphony presents Beethoven's "Emperor" at the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall October 13–...

Showing: 11/17 - 11/19
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Oregon Symphony presents Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies at the Portland'5 Arlene...

Showing: 11/24 - 11/25
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J&R Adventures presents Joe Bonamassa live in concert at the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall...

Showing: 11/27
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Seattle Theatre Group welcomes Neil deGrasse Tyson to the Portland'5 Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on...

Showing: 11/28 - 11/29