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Summer Music: Case/Lang/Veirs | M Ward | Blind Pilot | Joseph

OPB | June 25, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we crank up the volume on the summer's hottest shows, including the first live studio performance by k.d. lang, Neko Case and Laura Veirs, plus M. Ward, Blind Pilot, Joseph and more.

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Peter Sagal | Mary Roach | Darcelle XV Documentary

OPB | June 18, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, Peter Sagal takes us behind the scenes on "Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me," writer Mary Roach talks maggots and penis transplants, author Lindsey West takes on the Internet trolls, and a Portland-based distributor leaves hundreds of music labels in the lurch.

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Taking Shape: Allan McCollum And Delia Paine Celebrate The WPA

OPB | June 11, 2016 10 a.m. | Bend, Oregon

A collaboration between two seemingly different makers — Allan McCollum and Delia Paine — bears exponential fruit at the High Desert Museum in Bend.

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Summer Cannibals | Comics For All | Architect Brad Cloepfil | The Lost Boys Of Portlandia

OPB | June 11, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we check out Portland’s most welcoming new comic book shop, jam to the Summer Cannibals, continue our conversation with Brad Cloepfil on the state of Portland architecture and more.

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Lindy West On Being An Outspoken, Fat Feminist

OPB | June 7, 2016 8 p.m.

Lindy West doesn’t like euphemisms. Call her fat. Call her a feminist. Call her outspoken. Call her “Shrill,” the title of her new book. We talk to her about it.

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Teens Take A Step Back In Time To Create Silent Films

OPB | June 4, 2016 10 a.m.

Whether working with 8mm or cell phones and CGI, youth from around the world compete at the International Youth Silent Film Festival at the Hollywood Theater.

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Portland Architect Brad Cloepfil Normally Designs Museums – Now He's Featured In One

OPB | June 4, 2016 8 a.m.

The stunning models of Portland's preeminent architect are as much sculpture as they are architecture. Brad Cloepfil walks us through their exhibition at the Portland Art Museum, as well as his globe-spanning career.

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Tsunamis, Demolitions And Dog Poop: Vanessa Renwick Takes It To The Next Level

OPB | June 2, 2016 10:33 p.m. | Portland

Vanessa Renwick's new video installation, "Next-Level F---ed Up," mashes up the absurd and the awful, but ends upbeat.

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Summer Pot Parties Up In Smoke | Comedian Curtis Cook | Secret Life of Tour Managers

OPB | May 28, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, the city's plans to enforce pot policy puts many marijuana-related events on hold, the comedian Curtis Cook talks about what it takes to be brave and writer Andi Zeisler discusses the commodification of feminism and more.

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Comedy Showcase At We Work Portland Builds Bridge

OPB | May 28, 2016 8:15 a.m. | Portland

Showcase marries new economy business with top Portland comedy talent.