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Mon, May 6 2013
The poet Stephanie Lenox joins us to talk about channeling the voices of other people, and telling her own stories, in her collection Congress of Strange People.
Wed, May 1 2013
Portland author Ursula K. Le Guin's groundbreaking 1969 science fiction novel is being staged by Hand2mouth Theatre and Portland Playhouse.
Thu, Aug 16 2012
Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.
Tue, Jul 17 2012
In his new novel Evel Knievel Days, Portland writer Pauls Toutonghi maps the physical and emotional distances from Butte, Montana to Cairo, Egypt.
Mon, Apr 23 2012
The winners of the Oregon Book Awards will be announced Monday night.
Fri, Mar 16 2012
Portland author Cheryl Strayed's new memoir chronicles her journey along the Pacific Crest Trail at a critical time in her early twenties.
Tue, Jan 24 2012
Sentient icebergs, a biological internet, and a full-scale replica of Manhattan in Puget Sound all play a role in Ryan Boudinot's rollicking, post-apocalyptic novel Blueprints of the Afterlife.
Tue, Dec 27 2011
We spoke with Ismet Prcic earlier this year about his fascinating book, Shards. It was among our favorite author interviews this year, so we're bringing it back as part of our week of holiday rebroadcasts.
Wed, Oct 19 2011
The Bosnian-born Portlander Ismet Prcic joins us to talk about his first novel, Shards.
Fri, Sep 2 2011
If you missed our conversation with the author of The Oregon Experiment, here's your chance to hear it again!
Mon, Jul 4 2011
Corvallis author Keith Scribner joins us to talk about his latest book The Oregon Experiment.
Wed, Jul 21 2010
Eastern Oregon authors Bette Husted and Pamela Steele on place, class, teaching, and the Fishtrap writers gathering.
Thu, Feb 25 2010
What motivates people to share personal stories in public — whether online, on stage, or in writing?
Thu, Jun 18 2009
Phillip Margolin joins us to talk about turning from a criminal defense attorney to a nearly thriller-a-year best-selling novelist.
Thu, Jun 4 2009
Why did the fragmented story of a father and daughter bother novelist Peter Rock?
Fri, May 15 2009
What's the future of books as the written word becomes increasingly digitized?
Thu, Apr 9 2009
What did you learn from Stubborn Twig? Where does your life intersect with it?
Thu, Nov 6 2008
...and how to read them.