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Mohsin Hamid | Terese Marie Mailhot | Mitchell S. Jackson

OPB | Broadcast: March 30, 2019

This week, we’re going home — wherever that is. Three contemporary writers on how their upbringing has shaped their identity and their work.

Lindy West And 'Shrill' | Dick Dale | Morgan Parker | Tommy Pico | Kathleen Collins and 'Losing Ground'

OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2019

This week, we’re digging a little deeper, looking past the surface. These are the best stories you’ve never heard.

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Brian Michael Bendis | David F. Walker | Nilüfer Yanya | Mousai Remix

OPB | Broadcast: March 16, 2019

At long last, these are the heroes we deserve.

Kelly Sue DeConnick and Captain Marvel | The Numberz | Helado Negro | What’s Happening to Portland’s Creative Spaces?

OPB | Broadcast: March 9, 2019

From the latest Avengers film to Portland’s only black-run radio station, innovation proliferates. This week, we’re exploring new horizons in the fields of comics, radio, and even public arts policy.

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