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Teen Dad Determined To Be Active In His Child's Life

When he was 15, Uhusti Gause became a dad. He says having a son has changed him for the better.

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Grand Ronde Artifacts Come Home After More Than A Century

The British Museum held artifacts from the Grand Ronde reservation for over a century. Now, some of those items have returned to Oregon. 

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Journalist Masha Gessen On Russia And Totalitarianism

Russian-American journalist Masha Gessen has written extensively about what totalitarianism looks like in Russia under Vladimir Putin.

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Typhoon | Alex Gino's KidLit Trans Hero George | Henk Pander | Arthur And Katherine Bradford

This week we turn our face toward the void with one of Oregon's great painters, the band Typhoon and a new play that explores a new dimension to urban displacement.

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Johnny Cash's 'Folsom' At 50 | Paul Simon | Chuck Klosterman | Fond Farewell

This week on “State of Wonder,” we say goodbye to producer Aaron Scott, head to an Oregon prison for the 50th anniversary of Johnny Cash's "At Folsom Prison" concert, and more.

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10 Years Covering Guns & Gun Violence On 'Think Out Loud'

As part of marking our first 10 years on the air in 2018, we're listening back to excerpts from conversations we've had over the last decade about guns and gun violence.

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Mark Rothko | Sera Cahoone | Women In Tech | Coleman Exits Portland Center Stage

This week on "State of Wonder," makers and breakers: abstract iconoclast Mark Rothko's Portland roots, ladies in tech tell what their jobs are really like, plus Sera Cahoone refashions everything.

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Oregon Book Awards: Laini Taylor | Omar El Akkad | Samiya Bashir | Nicole Georges | Anis Mojgani

This week on "State of Wonder," we talk with finalists for the Oregon Book Awards, the state's highest literary honors.

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Design Week Portland | Buildings Full Of Women | Swift Agency | Nightwood Society | Hacienda CDC

Live at Design Week Portland, "State of Wonder" reimagines what buildings would look like if they were designed by women.

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Oceanography: Poet Shayla Lawson On Frank Ocean

Lawson’s new collection of work is a dialogue with one of music’s most limber and interesting writers.