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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.

George Saunders Reflects On Writing And Kindness

OPB |May 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: George Saunders has become one of the most popular writers in America for his short works of fiction and non-fiction.

The Authors Road: Chronicling America's Writers

OPB |Oct. 28, 2013 12:35 p.m.

MONDAY: Portland-based couple George Mason and Salli Slaughter have been travelling across the country in an RV creating an archive of interviews with influential American writers.

Kim Stafford

Oct. 18, 2012 12:20 p.m.

Kim Stafford discusses writing about the most painful story of his life: his brother's suicide.

Writing Requirement

Sept. 06, 2012 12:30 p.m.

Oregon high school students will now have to pass a writing test in order to graduate. What changes will this mean for the state's public schools?

Northwest Passages: Ellen Waterston

June 02, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Through her life and her writing, Ellen Waterston captures change in Central Oregon.

Writing Assessment

May 31, 2011 9:06 a.m.

What would be lost if Oregon's standardized writing exam were cut?

Northwest Passages: Lynn Schooler

Feb. 24, 2011 9 a.m.

Acclaimed Alaskan writer Lynn Schooler talks about what he's lost and gained in the wilderness.

Northwest Passages: Lauren Kessler

Nov. 24, 2010 9 a.m.

Lauren Kessler writes non-fiction because she's way too interested in real people to make them up.

Northwest Passages: Brian Doyle

Sept. 30, 2010 9 a.m.

First time novelist Brian Doyle sings a song of Oregon in Mink River.

Live from Enterprise: Fishtrap

July 21, 2010 9 a.m.

Eastern Oregon authors Bette Husted and Pamela Steele on place, class, teaching, and the Fishtrap writers gathering.

Challenges for the National Guard

May 25, 2010 9 a.m.

What are the specific challenges of being in the National Guard?

Rebroadcast: Sherman Alexie

Dec. 31, 2009 9 a.m.

The delightful insights of writer Sherman Alexie.

The Future of Journalism

Oct. 09, 2009 9 a.m.

How will cuts and restructuring at the Oregonian affect news coverage across the state?

The Future of Native Arts

May 25, 2009 9 a.m.

What's the future of native arts?

Life After Special Ed

April 07, 2009 9 a.m.

What is like life after graduation for special education students?

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