Mark Russell to Present at MHCC Creative Writing Speaker Series Jan. 27

Posted: January 14, 2014

The Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) Creative Writing Speaker Series is pleased to announce the next presenter, Mark Russell, a writer and cartoonist living in Portland, Ore.

He is the author of “God is Disappointed in You,” and has previously published in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, JAM Magazine, Unshod Quills and Roses are Red. His presentation will take place Jan. 27, noon – 1 p.m. in the Visual Arts Theatre on the Gresham Campus, 26000 S.E. Stark St. Parking on all MHCC campuses is free, no permit required.

The MHCC Creative Writing Speaker Series brings innovative, thought-provoking authors, poets, filmmakers and scholars to campus for a series of interdisciplinary readings and discussions. Each event is free and open to students, MHCC employees and the public.

Individuals requiring accommodations due to a disability may contact the MHCC Disability Services Office at 503-491-6923 or Please contact the office at least two weeks prior to the event to ensure availability.

For more information, please contact: MHCC instructors Lidia Yuknavitch, Michele Hampton or Andy Gurevich.

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