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State of Wonder: July 25, 2015 - Summer Music Special

OPB | Broadcast: July 25, 2015

We profile some of the summer's best acts: Calexico, Helio Sequence, Luz Elena Mendoza, Lost Lander, Edna Vasquez, and a new favorite, Joseph. Also, we say goodbye to one of the city's beloved musicians, Dave Camp, whose Facebook chronicle of his struggle with cancer rallied a community around him.

State of Wonder: July 18, 2015 - Live From The Fishtrap Gathering Of Writers

OPB | Broadcast: July 18, 2015

We travel to the Wallowas for a live show at the annual gathering about writing and the West, with guests Timothy Egan, Erika Wurth, Kim Stafford, Sherwin Bitsui and more.

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State of Wonder: July 11 - Guest Curator Dámaso Rodriguez & Artist Rep's ArtsHub

OPB | Broadcast: July 11, 2015

The artistic director of Artists Repertory Theatre takes us behind the scenes at Portland's most surprising new performance hub while sharing his vision for the future of theater.

State of Wonder: July 4, 2015

OPB | Broadcast: July 4, 2015

It's a patriotic explosion of arts this weekend: Portlander Dave Depper on joining Death Cab for Cutie, the news that mandolinist Chris Thile might take over for Garrison Keillor, a new modern curator at the art museum, Lidia Yuknavitch's new book, Other Lives' opbmusic session and more!

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