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News Roundtable | Women And Ambition

OPB | Broadcast: July 28, 2017

We explore women's relationship with ambition with Robin Romm, editor of the essay collection "Double Bind," and writer Camas Davis, who contributed to the book. Also, our news roundtable takes on the week's big headlines.

At Wordstock With Rob Spillman, Charles Bock And Sallie Tisdale

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 16, 2017

We listen to a few conversations with authors we spoke to during the last Literary Arts Wordstock book festival in downtown Portland.

Charles D'Ambrosio Talks About Writing, Family, And Faith

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 3, 2014

MONDAY: Charles D'Ambrosio's new collection of essays is called Loitering.

Michael Heald Talks About "Goodbye To The Nervous Apprehension"

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 7, 2012

Goodbye to the Nervous Apprehension, Michael Heald's new book of autobiographical essays, is a field guide to his 20s.