Gluten-Free Guests For Thanksgiving? We've Got You Covered

It's like the start of a bad joke: a vegan, a gluten-free and a paleo walk into a bar — except it's your house, and they're gathered around the Thanksgiving table. Don't panic — we've got recipes.

Stagepass: Mimicking Birds

Intricate, introspective, and mesmerizing, watch this gorgeous new video from Stagepass.

Jazzy Vegetarian: 5 Ways To Veganize Your Thanksgiving Favorites

Laura Theodore shares her tips for making traditional Thanksgiving dishes vegan with easy substitutions. Plus, get her recipes for Holiday Stuffing Casserole and Pumpkin Pie with Date-Nut Crust.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Luther Cressman & Howard Stafford

OPB | Nov. 24, 2014 midnight

Luther Cressman, known today as the "Father of Oregon Archaeology," developed an interest in the field purely by accident. Find out how this U of O professor made some of the most significant archaeological finds in our state.

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Engineering As Art: The Quilts Of Sidnee Snell

OPB | Nov. 21, 2014 midnight

Portland artist Sidnee Snell creates intricate, colorful quilts with fabric and a sewing machine. Learn more about her background — she used to be an electrical engineer — and view a slideshow of her work.

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Cold Snap Inspires Hat Designer To Join Portland Artists In Outpouring Of Warmth

OPB | Nov. 20, 2014 midnight

Winter weather conditions inspired local entrepreneur Faith Jennings to find a new use for her business’s leftover materials.

Books | Local

Ursula Le Guin Takes On Publishing Industry At National Book Awards

OPB | Nov. 20, 2014 9:53 a.m.

Oregon writer Ursula K. Le Guin delivered a sharp critique of the publishing industry Nov. 19 at the National Book Awards.

Tradition And Innovation On Display At Native(X)

OPB | Nov. 13, 2014 2:20 p.m.

Earlier this month, prominent Native American artists from around the country gathered at Union/Pine — a gallery in southeast Portland. They were here for a gallery showing of contemporary design curated by Native(X).

Arts | Books

Book News: Ursula K. Le Guin Steals The Show At The National Book Awards

NPR | Nov. 20, 2014 7:26 a.m.

In a ceremony that saw both icons and newcomers honored, it was a fiery speech by the science fiction legend that had attendees talking. Also: A Jonathan Safran Foer book gets adapted to ballet.

Arts | Books

'Redeployment,' 'Age Of Ambition' Win National Book Awards

NPR | Nov. 20, 2014 6:12 a.m.

The National Book Foundation presented its annual awards Thursday night, highlighting titles in four broad genres: Young People's Literature, Poetry, Nonfiction, and Fiction.

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Author Phil Klay, Local Veterans Discuss 'Redeployment' And Returning Home

OPB | March 26, 2014 midnight

Think Out Loud invited veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to join in conversation with author Phil Klay. Together they explored what it meant to return home after war.

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