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[Partner Event] Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

In partnership with Multnomah County Library and The Library Foundation, Literary Arts is proud to present a lecture by Matthew Desmond, author of Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City as the culminating event of the 15th annual Everybody Reads.

Through the lives of eight low-income families, Evicted sheds light on the complex issues surrounding housing and its link to poverty. The book was selected as a New York Times Editor’s Choice, and Wall Street Journal’s Hottest Spring Nonfiction Books.

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

1037 SW Broadway

Portland, OR 97205


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