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Remembering Ursula Le Guin | Portugal. The Man | Decemberists & Offa Rex | Randy Porter

This week on "State of Wonder," we look back on the life of the legendary writer and talk with the three Oregon bands headed to the Grammys on Sunday. 

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Goodbye, 'Portlandia' | Mimicking Birds | MK Guth | MoviePass

This week on "State of Wonder," we say goodbye to "Portlandia" as it enters its final season, hear new music from Mimicking Birds and raise a toast with MK Guth.

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Typhoon | Josh Ritter | Laura Veirs | Portland Youth Philharmonic

This week on "State of Wonder," exclusive sessions with singer-songwriter Josh Ritter and Typhoon, new ideas to preserve Portland arts spaces, musician Laura Veirs branches into podcasting, and more.

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Lemony Snicket | Maria Bamford | Robert Frank

This week on "State of Wonder," comedian Maria Bamford on her hit Netflix series, author of the best-selling "Series of Unfortunate Events," and the man who pretty much invented the photography book.

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Portland Native And Classical Titan Robert Mann Dies At 97

A founder of the internationally renowned Juilliard String Quartet got his start with the Portland Youth Philharmonic in the 1930s.

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The Ghost Of Portland Past: Remembering Elliott Smith

This week on "State of Wonder," we invite Portland musicians to cover the music of Elliott Smith and reflect on his seminal record, "Either/Or."

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A Year Of Wonder: 'State Of Wonder' 2017 Arts Highlights

OPB's art show looks back on the year's best music, books, news stories and spectacular astronomical events.

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Remembering Vera Katz | Best Music Of 2017 | Minor White | Explode Into Colors

This week on "State of Wonder," we discuss the legacy of former mayor and arts booster Vera Katz, the best music of 2017, and get a glimpse into Portland's past through the photos of Minor White.

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Todd Haynes on 'Wonderstruck' | Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah | Phoebe Bridgers

This week on "State of Wonder," we talk to Todd Haynes about his newest film, "Wonderstruck," and the fall of Harvey Weinstein; we explore Christian Scott aTunde Adjua's groundbreaking contemporary jazz; and discover the story of a painting that saved a family's lives during the Holocaust.

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Into The King's Mouth With Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne

Flaming Lips' frontman Wayne Coyne brings interactive installation to PNCA.