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High School Filmmaker Wins National Award

OPB |Nov. 11, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: A Clackamas High School student took home the award for best music video at the 2014 All American High School Film Festival.

David Wolman On "Epic" Story Of Pipino, Gentleman Thief

OPB |Oct. 30, 2014 12:45 p.m.

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.

James McBride's "The Good Lord Bird" Reimagines Abolitionist History

OPB |Oct. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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.

Christopher Rauschenberg Talks The Changing Field Of Photography

OPB |Oct. 15, 2014 12:45 p.m.

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.

Calvin Trillin Talks About Politics And Family At Literary Arts

OPB |Sept. 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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.

Chris Ware's Unique Storytelling

OPB |Aug. 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: Graphic novelist Chris Ware's work is spellbinding, meticulously detailed, and darkly humorous.

More Food Carts On The Way In Salem And Possibly Vancouver

OPB |July 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll learn more about efforts to regulate food carts in Salem and Vancouver, and what that will mean for businesses and consumers.

What A New Oregon Arts Leader Will Mean

OPB |June 06, 2014 12:45 p.m.

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.

Talking Business

OPB |June 02, 2014 12:20 p.m.

MONDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.

Kishi Bashi Performs In OPB's Studio

OPB |May 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Kishi Bashi brings his solo act to OPB to perform songs from his new album Lighght.

Author Tom Spanbauer Talks Teaching And Writing

OPB |April 22, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Author Tom Spanbauer has taught writing in Portland for more than two decades. His latest novel explores the intricacies of love and friendship.

Dear Stranger Project Seeks To Connect Oregonians

OPB |April 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: Oregon Humanities is encouraging people to write letters introducing themselves to people they don't know, in hopes of creating an ongoing correspondence.

Oregon Art Beat Celebrates 15 Years With New Exhibition

OPB |April 18, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: The Oregon Art Beat Exhibition at the Peoples Art of Portland Gallery features work from artists who have been on the show over the past 15 years.

Ballerina Alison Roper Prepares For Her Last Dance

OPB |April 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Oregon Ballet Theater will honor the end of Alison Roper's dancing career by showcasing her talents in a final performance.

Live At Literary Arts With Julia Alvarez

OPB |April 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Dave Miller talks to Dominican-American author, Julia Alvarez, at Literary Arts today.

An Update On The Portland Arts Tax

OPB |April 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Portland residents are expected to pay a $35 per person arts tax by April 15.

Chris Ware's Ambitious Approach To Building Stories

OPB |Feb. 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk to graphic novelist Chris Ware at Literary Arts. A limited number of tickets are available.

Carrie Brownstein On Portlandia, Music & More

OPB |Feb. 05, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The co-creator, writer, and star of Portlandia gives us a sneak peek at the upcoming season.

Creative Laureate Julie Keefe's First Year

OPB |Nov. 27, 2013 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Julie Keefe has been busy promoting dance, photography, arts education and more. She's one year into her two-year term as the city's first creative laureate.

Ann Patchett Talks About Writing And Life

OPB |Nov. 21, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Ann Patchett, the author of many award-winning novels, joins us to discuss her latest nonfiction book, This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage. Reserve your free tickets here.

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