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Jill Lepore And 'These Truths' At Literary Arts

Host Dave Miller sits down with historian and writer Jill Lepore, author of "These Truths," in front of a live audience at Literary Arts in downtown Portland.

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Music Critic Jessica Hopper On Life, Death And Gentrification

Jessica Hopper has written about some of the most compelling music of the past two decades. Central to her work: her relationship with Chicago.

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Apprenticeship Training | A History Of Evolution

Everything you think you know about evolution is wrong. Also, we learn about a job training program for the construction field.

Arts | Books | History | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Margo Jefferson

This episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project" features cultural critic Margo Jefferson. Tonight she explores the meaning of “We” in “We the People” as part of the University of Oregon Humanities Center’s 2017–18 Kritikos Lecture Series.

Arts | Books | History | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Cindy Williams GutiƩrrez's "Words That Burn"

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," a staged reading of Oregon Book Award winner Cindy Williams Gutiérrez's original play, "Words That Burn."

Politics | Arts | Books | News | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - George Packer

New Yorker staff writer George Packer gives a talk on the subject of “American Identity in the Age of Trump” as part of the University of Oregon Humanities Center’s 2017–18 Kritikos Lecture Series.

local | Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Ursula K Le Guin Tribute

In collaboration with the Le Guin family, Literary Arts invited the public to join in honoring the life and work of Ursula K. Le Guin at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.

Arts | Books | Literary Arts: The Archive Project

The Archive Project - Claudia Rankine

On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project," award-winning poet, playwright, and editor Claudia Rankine discusses the nature of race in America as it relates to our current political climate and America’s racial legacy.

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Remembering Ursula K. Le Guin

On the eve of a grand literary celebration, we remember the life, writing and transformative thinking of an Oregon literary titan.