Third Tuesday Author: Liz Nakazawa

Tuesday, January 17, 2023 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Please join us on Tuesday, January 17 at 5:30 pm for a presentation by local author Liz Nakazawa of her first full-length poetry collection, Pulse and Weave

Liz Nakazawa has edited two collections of poetry by Oregon poets: Deer Drink the Moon: Poems of Oregon and The Knotted Bond: Oregon Poets Speak of Their Sisters. Deer Drink the Moon was listed as one of 150 Books for 150 Years of Statehood, announced by the Oregon State Library and Poetry Northwest in 2009 ( and was also a Best Pick of Powell's. Her own poems have appeared in The Timberline Review, The Poeming Pigeon, Willawa, Turn, Amythyst Review, Rock and Sling, Remington Review and ahundredgourds. She writes essays, takes photos, enjoys walking, swimming and choreographing dances, and is a practitioner of calligraphy in addition to writing poetry. She feels grateful to be living in this bounteous and wondrous world.

This event will take place in-person at the Library and will be livestreamed on LOPL's YouTube channel.

This presentation is made possible by the Friends of the Lake Oswego Public Library. Contact Alicia Yokoyama, Adult Services Librarian, at if you have questions.