Executive Editor, News
Sarah Jane Rothenfluch
Sarah Jane Rothenfluch is the executive editor of News for OPB and the executive producer of both Think Out Loud and State of Wonder. Sarah has been with OPB since Think Out Loud began in 2008. Recently she's also enjoyed working with April Baer on the creation of the weekly arts show State of Wonder. She moved to Portland from San Diego where she worked for the NPR/PBS affiliate, KPBS. During her three years there she worked as the station's special projects producer and as the senior producer of their daily show, These Days. Originally from Canada, Sarah spent a number of years at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation as a producer for numerous national shows, including This Morning, Sunday Morning and Richler on Radio. She also spent five years as a television field producer for TVOntario.
WEDNESDAY: Shenk's new book "Powers of Two" analyzes how creativity and innovation work in partnership.
MONDAY: Calvin Trillin was the first speaker in the Literary Arts lecture series 30 years ago. He joins us today to talk about his writing career.
Sebastian Junger's new documentary Korengal premiered in Portland recently. Junger sits down to talk about his new film and discuss larger questions about war.
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.
Reporters soon will be compensated based on how their stories play online.