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Season 17 Episode #1705

Literary Artists: Author Brian Doyle, author Cat Winters and Poet Primus St. John

Broadcasts: November 5, 8:00 p.m. [OPB TV], November 8, 1:00 a.m. [OPB TV], November 8, 6:00 p.m. [OPB TV], July 14, 8:00 p.m. [OPB TV], July 17, 1:00 a.m. [OPB TV], July 17, 6:00 p.m. [OPB TV], November 3, 8:00 p.m. [OPB TV], November 6, 1:00 a.m. [OPB TV], November 6, 6:00 p.m. [OPB TV]


A close look at Literary Artists! Meet author Brian Doyle whose books are tales of characters, families and a Northwest he both knows and imagines. Listen to Primus St. John, a poet and teacher in Oregon since the 1970's, and get a sense of old Portland through Cat Winter's work, an historical fiction author who researches her stories at the Oregon Historical Society.

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Author Brian Doyle

OPB | Nov. 5, 2015 midnight

Meet author Brian Doyle whose books are tales of characters, families and a Northwest he both knows and imagines.

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Author Cat Winters

OPB | Oct. 30, 2014 10:33 a.m.

Cat Winters has spent years preparing for overnight success as a young adult author.

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Primus St. John

OPB | April 24, 2014 11:45 a.m.

Primus St. John is a poet who has been writing and teaching in Oregon since the 1970s.

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