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News Roundtable | Eve Of A Hundred Midnights

OPB | Sept. 9, 2016 noon

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.

Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Mary Gordon & Frank McCourt

OPB | Sept. 7, 2016 9 p.m.

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.

Arts | Books | Business | NW Life | Entertainment | local | State of Wonder

Rose City Comic Con Preview | Image Comics Moves To Portland | Bitch Planet | Harrow County | Bandette

OPB | 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.

Arts | Books | Entertainment | local | NW Life | State of Wonder

Tobin And Coover's Impish 'Bandette' Makes Off With Another Eisner

OPB | Sept. 1, 2016 11:48 p.m. | Portland

Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover's digital series in a fantasy-land Paris offers a new kind of action heroine.

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Image Comics To Move To Portland

OPB | Sept. 1, 2016 10:23 p.m.

The publisher of “Walking Dead,” “Saga,” and “Spawn” confirms to OPB it plans to relocate to the city, cementing Portland’s status as a leading hub in the industry.

Arts | Books | Politics | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Jane Smiley

OPB | Aug. 31, 2016 9 p.m.

On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, author Jane Smiley illuminates the connection between politics and the novel.

Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Maxine Hong Kingston

OPB | Aug. 24, 2016 9 p.m.

This episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project features Maxine Hong Kingston. Join us as she reflects on life after the fire that burned most of her belongings and writings, including her in-progress Book of Peace.  

Arts | Books | NW Life | Entertainment | local | Music | State of Wonder

New Music From Blind Pilot and Joseph | Classical Music Meets Silent Disco | Sista In The Brotherhood

OPB | Aug. 20, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, Blind Pilot on the loss that inspired their new album, the golden harmonies of Joseph, a star-studded classical concert series at some of the regions most stunning outdoor sites and more.

Arts | Books | local | NW Life | State of Wonder

Actors Jesse Eisenberg And Wendell Pierce On Their First Books

OPB | Aug. 13, 2016 noon

Actors Jesse Eisenberg and Wendell Pierce talk about jumping from the big screen to the page with stories of comedy and post-Katrina New Orleans, respectively. Plus, Alicia Jo Rabin reads mystical poetry and plays a little music.

Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Terrance Hayes

OPB | Aug. 3, 2016 9 p.m.

This episode 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.