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NBCUniversal Orders New Series Based On Chelsea Cain's 'One Kick'

OPB | Dec. 1, 2016 6:45 a.m.

"One Kick" will be an international production.

Books | Arts | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Malcolm Gladwell

OPB | Nov. 30, 2016 9 p.m.

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project", nonfiction author and New Yorker writer Malcolm Gladwell examines the idea of the underdog and why some people just won’t give up, despite the odds.

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Disjecta's Director Ousted | Hari Kondabolu | Roger Hobbs RIP | Portland Through The Skanner's Photography

OPB | Nov. 26, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, seismic upheaval at Disjecta, the passing of a dapper young author with a penchant for the criminal, years of Skanner photography from Julie Keefe, and a comedian who makes the political deeply funny.

Books | Arts | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Annie Proulx

OPB | Nov. 23, 2016 9 p.m.

On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, Pulitzer Prize winning author Annie Proulx reflects on place, space, and time—both real and imagined.

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Artists Respond to Trump | Maria Semple | Alexander Chee | Rabih Alameddine

OPB | Nov. 19, 2016 noon

State Of Wonder kicked off Wordstock with three fantastic truth-telling authors, plus we check in with artists across the political spectrum on why art matters now.

Books | Arts | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Verselandia 2016

OPB | Nov. 16, 2016 9 p.m.

Tonight on Literary Arts: The Archive Project, the 2016 Verselandia! Poetry Slam Competition brought 20 students from 12 high schools together to compete for the title of Portland’s high school grand slam champion. 

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The Archive Project - Julia Alvarez

OPB | Nov. 9, 2016 9 p.m.

On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, Dominican-American author Julia Alvarez reflects on her dual childhood in the Dominican Republic and in the United States.

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Casey Jarman On 'Death: An Oral History'

OPB | Nov. 15, 2016 noon

A local author takes a look at death and dying, mortality and grieving.

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Wordstock: Lindy West | Peter Ames Carlin on Paul Simon | Rivka Galchen

OPB | Nov. 12, 2016 noon

State of Wonder's sold-out Wordstock show with sparkling conversation with three great authors, plus music by Y La Bamba's Luz Elena Mendoza.

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The Best Of OPB's State Of Wonder

OPB | Nov. 9, 2016 10:06 a.m.

A collection of the best episodes and stories from OPB's arts and culture show, State of Wonder.