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Portland Homeless Shelters | Flintstones Comic Book

OPB | Broadcast: April 24, 2017

A new temporary homeless shelter has opened in SE Portland. And Oregonian Mark Russell tells us about the Flinstones, which he has re-written in comic form as biting social satire.

Portland Author Chelsea Cain Speaks About Twitter Outrage And Misogyny

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 3, 2016

Portland author Chelsea Cain recently quit Twitter after receiving misogynist comments about her recent comic book series Mockingbird. We hear about her experience.

People Of Color In The Cannabis Industry | Eugene's Racist History | Comic City, USA

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 23, 2016

We discuss the challenges facing people of color who want to get involved in business opportunities in the pot industry. A University of Washington professor fills us in on Eugene's racist past. And we'll hear about the new comics exhibit at the Oregon Historical Society.

What's Your Pick For Oregon's Official State Book?

OPB | Broadcast: March 27, 2015

FRIDAY: "Sometimes a Great Notion?" "Fight Club?" "Wild?"

Will Matt Bors Be The Last Political Cartoonist?

OPB | Broadcast: July 26, 2013

Matt Bors is the youngest professional political cartoonist in the country, and some say he may be the last. We'll talk with him about the future of the medium.

Local Comics Perform At Bridgetown Comedy Festival

OPB | Broadcast: April 19, 2013

Bridgetown Comedy Festival highlights some of the best comedians from Oregon and around the country.

Oregon History Comics

OPB | Broadcast: March 5, 2012

A series of 10 short comic books highlights the lives of loggers, women's suffrage, Black Panthers in Portland and other stores from Oregon's past.

Drawing for a Living

OPB | Broadcast: June 18, 2010

A conversation with editorial cartoonists.

Zine Culture

OPB | Broadcast: July 22, 2009

How is this small part of the print world surviving?

The Rise of the Graphic Novel

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 6, 2008

...and how to read them.