OPB Update: State of Wonder Latest StoriesOPB Update: State of Wonder Nov. 1, 2019THANKS TO OUR SPONSOR:Become a SponsorNicole Georges | Malia Jensen | Anne Ellegood | Guns and DesignThe end? Or the beginning?Oct. 29, 2019Portland Book Festival | Tommy Orange | Trevino Brings PlentyA New York Times best-selling author talks about his astounding debut novel that features a constellation of Native American people living a contemporary urban experience.Oct. 25, 2019Caitlin Weierhauser | Looking Back At OCAC Closure | Preserving Creative SpaceSome favorite listens: the curtain call for a 112-year craft institution and the battlefront for affordable arts space in Portland. Also: One comedian interrogates who the laughs are for.Oct. 17, 2019Rebroadcast: Helado Negro | Saloli | Malheur Refuge Symphony | Pendleton’s String Education ProgramHow music moves us. Stories about composers' musical interface with the past, interpretations of our present and instructing players of the future through song.Oct. 4, 2019Indie Film Legend Christine Vachon | Karen Russell | Mitchell S. Jackson | Christopher MarleyIndependent film producer Christine Vachon will come to BendFilm Festival, Oct. 11-13, as the festival’s Indie Woman of the Year. Sept. 28, 2019Margaret Atwood & Ursula K. Le Guin | Nilufer Yanya | OK Theater’s 100th AnniversaryWhat gets us through those uncertain moments? The speculative story? The daring album concept? The strenuous film shoot? The risky venture? RESOLVE. This week: square-jawed stories from tenacious creators.Sept. 21, 2019Ken Burns’ Country Music | Women Who Skate | Grand Ronde’s Global Youth Gathering | Pass The MicAmerican experiences. Unexpected appearances. Generational healing. Wonders never cease.Sept. 13, 2019Ruth E. Carter | THING Music Festival | ASL In The ArtsInnovators and icons do things differently. This week we hear stories from a few people changing the game in their field.Sept. 7, 2019From The Archives: Guest Curators Kelly Sue DeConnick And Matt FractionSmash all comics industry models. A guest-curated episode from September 2014.Aug. 30, 2019Show MoreTHANKS TO OUR SPONSOR:Become a Sponsor"State of Wonder" features interviews and reporting on the latest in visual arts, theater, music, literature, culture and more.