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Portland Producer Backs 'Hamilton' | Response To Ta-Nehisi Coates | Percussionist Colin Currie | Eastmoreland ControversyOPB | Oct. 22, 2016 noon
This week on State of Wonder, Woody Guthrie's unknown time in Oregon, how a hometown girl became a producer on some of Broadway's biggest hits and a knockout percussionist plays our studio — literally.
Recreation | Nation | Entertainment | Books | News | NW Life | History | Arts | Think Out LoudOPB | Oct. 24, 2016 noon
Three newspaper editors tell us who their papers endorsed, and why. Also, we learn about the treatment of transgender people in prison, and we talk to playwright August Wilson's widow about his autobiographical play, now running in Portland.
Tonight on Literary Arts: The Archive Project, Academy Award-nominated actor Jesse Eisenberg presents his fiction debut, "Bream Gives Me Hiccups: And Other Stories", at the 2015 Wordstock Festival.
NW Life | Arts | Books | State of WonderOPB | Oct. 7, 2016 4:33 p.m.
The local publisher will offer weekly prompts from the "Master Book of All Plots" and the winners will get to read their stories live on OPB's State of Wonder.
Tonight on Literary Arts: The Archive Project, Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid discusses his childhood, the stages of his writing career, and the universal themes he seeks to address in his work.
Our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest stories of the week, and we hear from Bill Lascher about his book "Eve of a Hundred Midnights," chronicling the lives of two foreign correspondents during World War II.
On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, award-winning memoirists Mary Gordon and Frank McCourt share some of the moments and images that inspired their autobiographical masterpieces.
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Rose City Comic Con Preview | Image Comics Moves To Portland | Bitch Planet | Harrow County | BandetteOPB | Sept. 3, 2016 noon | Portland
This week, State of Wonder goes all in on previewing of Portland's biggest comic con, talking with some of the region's top artists and writers, plus breaking the news about a new addition to the Portland scene.