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Pete Rock

Author Pete Rock moved from Utah to teach at Reed College. Now Portland is the backdrop for his new novel, “The Bewildered.” The book takes readers on a stunning thrill ride through Oaks Park, skateboard stunts under the Burnside Bridge and deep into the city’s Shanghai tunnels. Pete conducts a tour of his teenage character’s favorite haunts.

First Broadcast: 2005
Producer: Mike Midlo

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Found Objects Artist Brian Mock; Pink Martini's China Forbes; Pete Rock (707)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #707
Original Broadcast: November 10, 2005