OPB |Dec. 10, 2014 3:23 p.m.
Episode 9 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features author, A.L. Kennedy. In a self-deprecating talk peppered with excerpts from her favorite authors, Kennedy brings listeners along her journey to becoming a professional writer.
OPB |Dec. 02, 2014 11:25 a.m.
Episode 8 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features a talk by the late Saul Bellow. Bellow examines boyhood, nostalgia, the importance of the arts, and the “privileged communication” of the novel.
OPB |Nov. 20, 2014 12:50 p.m.
THURSDAY: The legendary Northwest author delivered an impassioned speech last night at the National Book Awards, where she received the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.
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.
OPB |Oct. 11, 2013 12:25 p.m.
In his new book, David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell dismantles conventional thinking on topics ranging from education to criminal sentencing to basketball strategy.
OPB |Oct. 08, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Salman Rushdie's memoir Joseph Anton documents his life during the years the Ayatollah of Iran had issued a fatwa calling for Rushdie's death.
OPB |Oct. 05, 2013 midnight
Malcom Gladwell sat down with Think Out Loud host Dave Miller to discuss a range of topics and his new book, David and Goliath.
OPB |Sept. 27, 2013 12:40 p.m.
John Gorham reveals the stories behind his award-winning restaurant, Toro Bravo, in his new book Toro Bravo. Stories. Recipes. No Bull.
OPB |Sept. 12, 2013 12:30 p.m.
Mitchell Jackson's semi-autobiographical debut novel recalls a northeast Portland damaged by drugs and the drug war.