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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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Ethics Investigation | MoviePass | Salvadoran Portlander

Will a new movie theater subscription service disrupt Portland's independent movie ecosystem? What does the federal government's recent announcement mean for local immigrants from El Salvador? And we learn about recent ethics findings about Cylvia Hayes.

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Robert Frank, Who Changed The Course Of Photography, On View At Blue Sky

The most influential living photographer gets a rare Portland exhibition curated by the preeminent art publisher Gerhard Steidl.

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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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Three Books About Syria And Home

Alia Malek, Elliot Ackerman, and Emily Robbins have all written new books about Syria, and ideas of home.

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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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Amtrak Derailment | Portland's Internet History | Native American Doctors | Senior Basketball

Multiple people were injured when an Amtrak train derailed south of Tacoma on Monday morning. A new grant to OHSU will establish a program to increase the number of Native Americans in the health professions. Portland was one of the first cities to argue for "Open Access." And a 76-year old from Medford won a gold medal in the Huntsman Senior World Games.

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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.