NW Life | local | Books | Think Out LoudOPB | April 24, 2017 noon | Portland
A new temporary homeless shelter has opened in SE Portland. And Oregonian Mark Russell tells us about the Flinstones, which he has re-written in comic form as biting social satire.
NW Life | Arts | Books | local | State of WonderOPB | April 22, 2017 noon
In our Oregon Book Awards special, we dig into the stories of five authors nominated in the nonfiction category: including the fantastical and dangerous love story of two journalists during WWII.
NW Life | Arts | Books | local | State of WonderOPB | April 19, 2017 10:17 a.m.
It’s easy to imagine writers as solitary dreamers, spending hours writing up stories alone. But lots of great writers share their best work with trusted friends.
On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," Salman Rushdie shares humorous stories and deeper insights into his life and career after the publication of "The Satanic Verses."
Arts | Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Food | Books | State of WonderOPB | April 15, 2017 noon
This week's "State of Wonder" has great art, great soul and great authors, all wrapped up in phyllo dough and covered in honey.
Old friends, Elizabeth Gilbert and Ann Patchett, share an intimate conversation about their careers, craft, personal challenges and achievements.
On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," students who participated in the 2016 Verselandia! Poetry Slam Competition share their original pieces in front of a live audience.
NW Life | Arts | Books | local | State of WonderOPB | April 1, 2017 11:39 a.m.
The “Daughter of Smoke and Bone” author releases “Strange the Dreamer” and talks about how fantasy allows us to explore topics like war and prejudice in new ways.
Arts | Music | NW Life | Entertainment | Books | local | State of Wonder
Conor Oberst | Portland Japanese Garden Reopens | YA Stars Laini Taylor And Sunshine Girl | Blitzen Trapper's Rock OperaOPB | April 1, 2017 noon
This week on "State of Wonder," the Portland Japanese Garden gets a huge expansion, two best-selling fantasy authors build worlds of magic and ghosts, Portland rockers' sci-fi musical, and more.