OPB | 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.
OPB | Sept. 17, 2015
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 | Feb. 20, 2015
FRIDAY: After his wife died in a canoeing accident, Gary Ferguson found solace and healing in the wilderness.
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 | Nov. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: After his wife died in a canoeing accident, Gary Ferguson found solace and healing in the wilderness.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: In his memoir The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld, Portland author Justin Hocking writes about surfing in New York City, his own obsession with Moby Dick, and more.
OPB | Aug. 26, 2013
Humorist Stacy Bolt's new memoir recounts her struggles with infertility and the long and winding road she tread to motherhood.
OPB | June 19, 2013
Portland author Sarah Thebarge's memoir chronicles her experience with breast cancer, the relationship she developed with a Somali family, and her struggles with faith.
OPB | Feb. 18, 2013
Portland illustrator and zinester Nicole Georges chronicles her search for information about her father in her graphic memoir, Calling Dr. Laura.
OPB | Dec. 07, 2012
Goodbye to the Nervous Apprehension, Michael Heald's new book of autobiographical essays, is a field guide to his 20s.
OPB | May 23, 2012
Karen Spears Zacharias's latest book — part crime story, part memoir — explores the brutal 2005 murder of a three-year-old girl.
OPB | May 11, 2012
The daughter of the late comedy icon George Carlin is swinging through Portland. We'll talk to her about her one woman show about her relationship with her dad.
OPB | April 19, 2012
Aria Minu-Sepehr shares his first-hand look at the Iranian Revolution.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2010
What motivates people to share personal stories in public — whether online, on stage, or in writing?
OPB | Aug. 25, 2009
The next in our As We Are series is with people who are over 90 years old.
OPB | July 16, 2009
Twin brothers from a rough Portland neighborhood turn out to be very different poets.
OPB | Feb. 11, 2009
Two Portland International Film Festival offerings make art of the accumulated past.