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Interests:

Friends of William Stafford
Friends of Forest Park -- Joe works Saturdays on a volunteer trail maintenance crew.
Portland Art Museum
Multnomah Library
Oregon Food Bank
The Nature Conservancy
The Elephant Sanctuary

Recommended Books (a very short list of only a few favorites)

POETRY:

Homer's Iliad and Odyssey Homer, Iliad and The Odyssey Spacer Virgil Virgil, The Aeneid
Divine Comedy Dante, The Divine Comedy   Whitman Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass
Dickenson Emily Dickinson -- Her poems   Lorca
Federico García Lorca -- His poems

FICTION:

Tristram Shandy Tristram Shandy, Lawrence Sterne Spacer Pickwick Papers The Pickwick Papers, Charles Dickens
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll   Huck Finn The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain
Absalom! Absalom, Absalom! William Faulkner   Native Son Native Son, Richard Wright
Temporary Life The Temporary Life, Eric Wasserman   Love in the Time of Cholera Love in the Time of Cholera, Gabriel García Márquez
The Thurber Carnival The Thurber Carnival, James Thurber   Fugitive Pieces Fugitive Pieces, Anne Michaels
Push Push, Sapphire   The Greek Passion

The Greek Passion, Nikos Kazantzakis



 
 
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