OPB | Nov. 16, 2015
Wendell Pierce is best known for his role as Detective William "Bunk" Moreland on "The Wire." We spoke to him at Wordstock about his memoir "The Wind in the Reeds."
OPB | Nov. 09, 2015
Acclaimed author John Irving sits down with Dave Miller in front of an audience at Wordstock to talk about Irving's 14th novel.
OPB | Oct. 27, 2015
Levels of lead and arsenic in some Eastern Washington properties are high above state-mandated levels, but the problem isn't being fixed quickly.
OPB | Sept. 22, 2015
Members of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs took advantage of a grant from the Smithsonian to go to the museum and access tribal artifacts.
OPB | Sept. 14, 2015
"Frame By Frame" profiles four photojournalists documenting life in Afghanistan, something that was illegal under Taliban rule.
OPB | Sept. 03, 2015
The festival, focused on independent filmmakers, is an event for mavericks, according to its executive director.
OPB | Sept. 02, 2015
A new exhibit at PNCA looks at the lasting impacts of the Riot Grrrl movement on artists.
OPB | Sept. 01, 2015
We discuss the origin of the name of Mt. Hood and explore Wy'east, which has long been thought to be a Native American name for the mountain.
OPB | Aug. 28, 2015
The Oregon State Fair runs through Labor Day, September 7. We broadcast live on the first day of the fair and talked to all kinds of participants — from the 4H exhibits to the table decorators, the paper artists, poets and sword swallowers.
OPB | Aug. 04, 2015
The recession hit the Portland art scene hard. How are arts organizations doing now?
OPB | July 28, 2015
This weekend, the crème de la crème of the international art scene flock to Seattle to celebrate the inaugural Seattle Art Fair.
OPB | July 03, 2015
American Music Program's national award-winning Pacific Crest Jazz Orchestra comes to the OPB studios.
OPB | June 19, 2015
Local filmmaker Michael Turner discusses his autobiographical documentary about navigating life and family with a stutter.
OPB | June 03, 2015
Researchers in Eastern Oregon have come up with a way to create a kind of pasta seed pillow that may significantly boost the native species critical to the region's desert habitats.
OPB | June 02, 2015
Washington Governor Jay Inslee declared a statewide drought emergency in May. We discuss what that means for the state's residents and wildlife.
OPB | May 08, 2015
Portland author Samantha Waltz has collected a series of essays from writers around the country. We talk to her and two of the other Oregon authors.
OPB | April 14, 2015
The Portland author and creator of Dangerous Writing won The Oregon Book Award for lifetime achievement.