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Portland Book Festival Cover to Cover event - OSU Press presents Farming the Pacific Northwest: Big Cheese / Small Cheese

Portland Book Festival Cover to Cover event - OSU Press presents Farming the Pacific Northwest: Big Cheese/Small Cheese

In conversation with Kat Topaz of Topaz Farm on Sauvie Island, authors Jessica Gigot (A Little Bit of Land), Marilyn Milne (Cheese War: Conflict and Courage in Tillamook County, Oregon), and Tami Parr (Pacific Northwest Cheese: A History) will chat about the varied histories and practices of cheesemaking, women farmers, and small-scale agriculture in the Pacific Northwest.  

Tickets: $40 ticket price includes a signed copy of A Little Bit of Land, wine from 45th Parallel, and a cheese sampler.  

Optional add-ons include

  • Cheese War
  • Pacific Northwest Cheese
  • Gigot’s poetry book Feeding Hour
  • One skein of yarn from Gigot's sheep: Harmony Fields Worsted Weight Yarn in Fromage
  • One skein of yarn from Gigot's sheep: Harmony Fields Worsted Weight Yarn in Smoke

Attendance is limited to 25.

Sponsored by Two Rivers Bookstore and Weird Sisters Yarn. This is a Portland Book Festival Cover-to-Cover event.

Register here.

Event date: 
Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
8836 N. Lombard Street
Portland, OR 97203
A Little Bit of Land By Jessica Gigot Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780870712135
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oregon State University Press - September 1st, 2022

Cheese War: Conflict and Courage in Tillamook County, Oregon By Marilyn Milne, Linda Kirk Cover Image
$28.69
ISBN: 9780870711954
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oregon State University Press - June 22nd, 2022

Pacific Northwest Cheese: A History By Tami Parr Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780870717048
Availability: Special Order
Published: Oregon State University Press - September 3rd, 2013

Feeding Hour By Jessica Gigot Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780578714615
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Wandering Aengus Press - November 20th, 2020

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