OPB | April 24, 2015
Katherine Boo, author of "Behind the Beautiful Forevers," joins us for a live discussion at Literary Arts.
OPB | April 08, 2015
Darrell Grand Moultrie's career spans modern dance, ballet, opera, and a stint working with Beyoncé.
OPB | March 26, 2015
THURSDAY: Boise's Treefort Music Fest, now in its fourth year, kicked off this week.
OPB | March 17, 2015
TUESDAY: The play running at Artists Repertory Theatre is about a futures trader bartering for his life after getting kidnapped in Pakistan.
OPB | Jan. 28, 2015
WEDNESDAY: "Backstrom" is Fox's new TV series set in Portland featuring Rainn Wilson as a brilliant but misanthropic detective.
OPB | Jan. 27, 2015
TUESDAY: Singer-songwriter Nick Jaina's memoir "Get It While You Can" is a meditation on fear, freedom, heartbreak, and what it means to be a successful artist.
OPB | Jan. 01, 2015
THURSDAY: We're listening back to our conversation with author and National Book Award winner James McBride.
OPB | Dec. 25, 2014
THURSDAY: For our Christmas day rebroadcast, we bring you the show we recorded on January 17 this year, the day that would have been the 100th birthday of the late poet laureate.
OPB | Nov. 28, 2014
FRIDAY: Kishi Bashi brought his solo act to OPB to perform songs from his recent album Lighght.
OPB | Nov. 11, 2014
TUESDAY: A Clackamas High School student took home the award for best music video at the 2014 All American High School Film Festival.
OPB | Oct. 30, 2014
THURSDAY: Portland writer David Woman tells us about a new magazine focused on long-form, true stories, and about the piece he co-authored for it — about a successful Italian thief.
OPB | Oct. 16, 2014
THURSDAY: James McBride's novel "The Good Lord Bird" is a darkly humorous dramatization of the story of fiery abolitionist John Brown. Reserve your free tickets here.
OPB | Oct. 15, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The co-founder 0f Blue Sky, a gallery in Northwest Portland, talks about the dynamic history of photography and where the medium might be headed.
OPB | Sept. 08, 2014
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.
OPB | Aug. 01, 2014
FRIDAY: Graphic novelist Chris Ware's work is spellbinding, meticulously detailed, and darkly humorous.
OPB | July 17, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll learn more about efforts to regulate food carts in Salem and Vancouver, and what that will mean for businesses and consumers.
OPB | June 06, 2014
FRIDAY: We'll talk with State of Wonder's April Baer about Brian Rogers, who was chosen this week to head the Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Cultural Trust.
OPB | June 02, 2014
MONDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.