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Blue Dusk in Seattle Review of Books

Blue Dusk

March 13, 2016

The Seattle Review of Books featured Blue Dusk in their Lunch Date column March 7, 2016. Paul Constant wrote, “She’s thoughtful and earnest and intelligent and a little bit prickly, just like the best of our poets.” Read the entire review here.

Seattle Celebrates Madeline DeFrees

December 27, 2015

Join us in celebrating Madeline DeFrees’ life and work Saturday, January 9, 2016, 2 pm, at Elliott Bay Book Co., 1521 10th Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98122.

Rick Simonson, Chris Howell, Susan Rich, Elizabeth Austen, Candace Black, Elizabeth Weber, Gary Thompson, Jennifer Maier and others will be there to share memories of Madeline and their favorite poems.

More information on the Elliott Bay Book Co. Web site:
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Celebrating Madeline DeFrees

November 19, 2015

There will be a celebration of Madeline DeFrees’ life on December 4, 2015, 3:00 pm, at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 2310 SE 148th, Portland, OR.

Details to follow about a memorial in Seattle. Information will be posted here, or you can contact me if you’d like to be notified by email.

Photo credit: Rosanne Olson

 

Remembering Madeline DeFrees, 1919-2015

November 19, 2015

Madeline DeFrees, November 18, 1919–November 11, 2015

November 13, 2015

On Wednesday, November 11, Madeline DeFrees passed away at her home in Portland, Oregon. The cause was complications of dementia. She would have been 96 on November 18.

There will be a celebration of her life on December 4, 2015, 3:00 pm, at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 2310 SE 148th, Portland, OR.

Details to follow about a memorial in Seattle. Contact me if you’d like to be notified by email.

 

LAR Issue 14 Dedicated to Madeline DeFrees

The LA Review Issue 14

October 5, 2015

The Los Angeles Review dedicated Issue 14 to Madeline DeFrees. The issue features three of her poems as well as essays by Carolyne Wright and Anne McDuffie.

Video: Tribute to Madeline DeFrees

February 22, 2014

Watch the tribute video created for Madeline DeFrees’ induction into the Hall of Achievementat the University of Oregon, November 1, 2013.