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Drag Queens And Indians, Or What Cher And Peter Pan Have In Common

OPB | Sept. 21, 2016 3:19 p.m.

Best known as drag clown Carla Rossi, artist Anthony Hudson loses the wig for a show about how pop culture formed his identity as a half-Native American, half-white kid in small town Oregon.

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Where Art And Science Collide | Skyscrapers Made of Wood | The Minders

OPB | Sept. 17, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we take a trip to a residency program that welcomes artists and scientists, look into a technology that wants to revolutionize how buildings are built, listen to The Minders' first album in ten years and talk gentrification with artist Sharita Towne.

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'The Gun Show' Enters The Gun Rights Debate With Humor And Heartbreak

OPB | Sept. 9, 2016 5:01 p.m. | Portland

E.M. Lewis tells five stories from her life that capture every side of the debate, from growing up with guns to being held at gunpoint.

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The Gun Show | Remembering Bob Ross & Rick Bartow | The Confession That's Rocking Portland's Music Scene

OPB | Sept. 10, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, a provocative (and funny!) show about guns, news about a sexual assault that's rocking the music community, an arts explosion at Pioneer Courthouse Square and more.

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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.

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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.

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LAIKA's Kubo | The Last XOXO Festival? | PICA TBA Preview | Ages And Ages

OPB | Aug. 27, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we learn why XOXO is pulling the plug, get a preview of the brass extravaganza that opens PICA's TBA Festival, talk happy songs about earthquakes with Ages and Ages and more.

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PICA Kicks Off TBA Festival With A Sea Of Horn Players

OPB | Aug. 27, 2016 6 a.m. | Portland

Musician Kelly Pratt has collaborated with everyone from David Byrne to Beirut. Now he baptizes PICA's new home with a wall of sound.

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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.