OCCA strengthens the arts by ensuring that the Oregon coast has a rich and vibrant arts community through support and promotion of arts organizations and individual artists.

This directory represents the coastal areas of Oregon, which include Clatsop, Tillamook, Lincoln, Coos, and Curry counties and the coastal towns of Lane and Douglas counties.  OCCA is the regional arts council for this area. Learn more about OCCA's regional arts activities.

All Directory Listings with a medium type of Literary with a location of Newport
  • Carla Perry

    Dancing Moon Press is a full-service book production company. We assist writers turn their manuscripts into high quality paperbacks, hardcovers, and eBooks. We offer manuscript commentaries, editing, book and cover design, ISBN numbers and Library of Congress registration, bar codes, print production, and eBook conversions. Initial meetings or phone calls to discuss a project are free.

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  • Catherine Rickbone

    Catherie has written and printed hundreds of nonfiction articles in local, regional, national and international publications for the Country Club Plaza Merchants Association, Emporia Arts Council, Grants Pass Museum of Art, and Oregon Coast Council for the Arts. She is currently the Executive Director of the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts.

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  • K. T. Myers

    Kay has been an amateur rock hound for over 50+ years and enjoys documenting and sharing her knowledge through her pocket guides, her blog, Facebook and doing speaking engagements. She has been living in the Newport area for nearly 30 years and is still an active member of the Oregon Coast Agate Club though she has retired from FACETS Gem & Mineral Gallery after 26 years in the business. Her pocket guides are sold nationally as well as statewide.

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  • Khloella Brateng

    Khloella Brateng participates in the Lincoln County arts community in many different capacities: actor, musician, artist and writer.

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  • Wallace Vickers Kaufman

    Wallace Kaufman’s essays, nonfiction, fiction, journalism, translations, and poetry have been widely published in the U.S. and abroad. Since finishing Duke University Magna Cum Laude and taking his graduate degree at Oxford as a Marshall Scholar, he has taught writing at Duke and the University of North Carolina and served twice as writer-in-residence at Bucknell. At Woods Hole Marine Biology Laboratory he was a Science Writing Fellow. He has also founded several businesses, conducted economic surveys in Eastern Europe as communism dissolved, and now has a professional conflict mediation service. His writing reflects the several professions he has pursued and his travel across America, in the remotest parts of Siberia, in Latin America, and throughout Central Asia. He lives and works where the forest meets the marsh and waters of a slough not far from Newport, Oregon.

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  • BEST WESTERN Agate Beach Inn

    BEST WESTERN Agate Beach Inn

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  • Bier One

    Taproom for craft microbrewery that hosts multi media art events.

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  • Burrows House Museum

    The Queen-Anne Victorian house holds a long and colorful history.

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  • Cafe Mundo

    Cafe Mundo

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  • Canyon Way Bookstore & Restaurant

    Canyon Way Bookstore & Restaurant

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