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Disjecta's Director Ousted | Hari Kondabolu | Roger Hobbs RIP | Portland Through The Skanner's Photography

OPB | Nov. 26, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, seismic upheaval at Disjecta, the passing of a dapper young author with a penchant for the criminal, years of Skanner photography from Julie Keefe, and a comedian who makes the political deeply funny.

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The Best Of OPB's State Of Wonder

OPB | Nov. 9, 2016 10:06 a.m.

A collection of the best episodes and stories from OPB's arts and culture show, State of Wonder.

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August Wilson | Joe Sacco | Slenderman | Bri Pruett | Okkervil River

OPB | Oct. 29, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, cartoonist Joe Sacco takes on the housing emergency, Bri Pruett takes on the dating world, Irene Taylor Brodsky takes on Slenderman and Okkervil River takes on itself.

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Portland Producer Backs 'Hamilton' | Response To Ta-Nehisi Coates | Percussionist Colin Currie | Eastmoreland Controversy

OPB | Oct. 22, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, Woody Guthrie's unknown time in Oregon, how a hometown girl became a producer on some of Broadway's biggest hits and a knockout percussionist plays our studio — literally.

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Drive-By Truckers | Art Museum Expansion | Tin House Fiction Contest | Malia Jensen

OPB | Oct. 8, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we meet southern rock's philosopher kings, the Drive-By Truckers; visual artist Malia Jensen; PNCA's new president; and the fantastic ceramicist Chris Antemann.

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Safer Altogether: Women In Portland Music Scene Confront Sexual Assault

OPB | Sept. 9, 2016 4:50 p.m. | Portland

Last weekend, a prominent Portland musician admitted to attempted sexual assault in a Facebook post. The response from others in the Portland music scene was swift and staggering.

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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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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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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.

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Classical Music Meets Silent Disco At Iconic Oregon Sites

OPB | Aug. 19, 2016 5:02 p.m.

The pianist Hunter Noack and members of Pink Martini bring classical music and high tech headphones to WPA sites and parks across the region.