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The Archive Project - July 1, 2015

OPB | July 1, 2015 9 p.m.

“Whoever has the power to tell the story has all the power." Tonight, a look back at our episode featuring poet Natasha Trethewey on Literary Arts: The Archive Project.

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The Archive Project - June 24, 2015

OPB | June 24, 2015 9 p.m.

A rebroadcast of episode 2 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project featuring author Wallace Stegner. The “dean of Western writers” discusses fiction’s agenda to tell the truth and the ongoing adventure of the writing life.

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The Archive Project – June 17, 2015

OPB | June 17, 2015 9 p.m.

A rebroadcast of episode 1 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features Elizabeth Gilbert, Calvin Trillin, Colin Meloy and Bella Trent.

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The Archive Project - June 10, 2015

OPB | June 10, 2015 9 p.m.

Episode 32 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features poet Terrance Hayes. He reads and discusses his poems, commenting on race, the South, and his own life.

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The Archive Project - June 3, 2015

OPB | June 3, 2015 9 p.m.

Episode 31 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features poet Anne Carson. She blends a traditional lecture and a collaborative musical spoken word piece to create a new experience of artistic expression.

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The Archive Project - May 27, 2015

OPB | May 27, 2015 9 p.m.

Episode 30 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features poet Mark Doty. He reads from his new collection, Deep Lane, and discusses his influences and sources of inspiration.

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The Archive Project - May 20, 2015

OPB | May 20, 2015 9 p.m.

Episode 29 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features Portland-raised Mitchell S. Jackson. He returns to his hometown to give an inspiring lecture about the process of revision, both in writing and in life.

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How A Father Duped His Son Into Being An International Spy In Oregon

OPB | May 14, 2015 12:30 p.m.

A CIA agent sells information to the Russians, gets caught, then convinces his son to spy for him. It's all in Bryan Denson's thrilling new book: The Spy's Son.

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The Archive Project - May 13, 2015

OPB | May 13, 2015 9 p.m.

Episode 28 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features author Kazuo Ishiguro who discusses his life, his novels, and his approach to creating characters and telling stories with international appeal.

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The Archive Project - May 6, 2015

OPB | May 6, 2015 9 p.m.

Episode 27 of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features writer Joyce Carol Oates as she takes her listeners on a philosophical exploration of the evolution of writers and the human impulse to create art.