Memoirist Robin Romm to read work at college



Writer Robin Romm will read from her memoir”The Mercy Papers,” about her mother’s death from breast cancer, during the Clark College Columbia Writers Series. Romm will speak from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. May 16 in the Penguin student lounge at the college, 1933 Fort Vancouver Way. She will also speak about the craft of writing.

Romm’s reading is part of Subtext, the college’s three-day festival of arts and literature. For details about this free, public festival, visit Columbia Writers Series. For directions and maps, visit at