On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad, author of the memoir Find a Way, discusses defeat, determination, and triumph with Cheryl Strayed, best-selling author of Wild.
NW Life | Music | Books | local | Entertainment | Arts | State of WonderOPB | Jan. 16, 2016 noon
This week on State of Wonder: Oregonians mourn the death of a legend (including some who shared his stage); a Portland artist helps reboot DC Comics’ Dr. Fate, and a blind but colorful painter in Wallowa County invites us into his studio.
On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, National Book Award-winning poet Nikky Finney gives a powerful performance of her poetry and explains her drive to speak truth beautifully.
NW Life | Music | Books | local | Entertainment | Arts | State of WonderOPB | Dec. 26, 2015 noon
We look back on some of the year's highlights: the Go-Go's go Shakespearean, Quentin Tarantino hearts the Hollywood Theatre, Allen Toussaint, Miranda July, Shy Girls, and more.
On this episode of Literary Arts: The Archive Project, former Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky discusses the physicality of poetry, its impact on culture, and the intent behind his Favorite Poem Project.
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The Creative Cycle: Reclaimed Exotic Animals, Rejected Santa Photos & An Outgoing Art School PresidentOPB | Dec. 12, 2015 9 a.m.
Exotic creatures and old Santa pics transformed into art, Portland rocks the Grammies, Heartless Bastards and more on this week's "State of Wonder."
Today, Literary Arts: The Archive Project features travel and science author Bill Bryson. With his signature dry humor, Bryson discusses incidents throughout his life that later became part of his books.