Trancelike, electronic and experimental, watch Swahili in performance at Mississippi Studios.
The Icehotel in Sweden, built in winter and vanishing in spring, is the original hotel carved from snow and ice bricks. It's also an art project; sculptors compete for the chance to carve out rooms.
July's "The First Bad Man" explores intimacy, motherhood, sex, and self-defense.
NPR | Jan. 27, 2015 6:59 a.m.
Critic Kenneth Turan says Going Clear and The Hunting Ground are among the films that "blew people away" at this year's Sundance Film Festival.
NPR | Jan. 27, 2015 1:34 p.m.
Lost in a deep depression, Marie Mutsuki Mockett visited a temple owned by her mother's family near Fukushima. There, she found traditions and ways of thought that helped her work through her grief.
OPB | Jan. 26, 2015 midnight
Astoria is the oldest U.S. settlement west of the Rocky Mountains, though it remains relatively isolated to this day. Find out how its history has been marked by boom times from exploitation of abundant natural resources such as salmon and timber.
OPB | Jan. 22, 2015 12:24 p.m.
Blanco visited Bend Jan. 27 to speak at Central Oregon Community College as part of its 2015 Season of Nonviolence. He’ll be talking about his path coming to terms with his cultural identity and his sexual identity.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2015 9:30 a.m.
The New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner talks about his new book and documentary which tackles systemic issues of gender oppression like sex trafficking, poverty and domestic abuse in the United States and globally.
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