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Thumbnail for - The Literary Stoner: Bringing Weed to Your Reads
Apr 23, 2015
High-Minded Reads
Crime-fighting cannabis and budding business—a visiting author takes on the new politics of pot (plus three more reads to get you rolling).
Thumbnail for - The Latest in Portland Arts News—Anthony Bourdain is Portland-Bound!
Apr 16, 2015
Plus Cheryl Strayed, Arts Tax winners, Portland Center Stage, and Boom Arts
Thumbnail for - Poetry and a Proposal at the 28th Oregon Book Awards
Apr 14, 2015
Readers, writers, lovers, fighters—there was something for everyone at the 28th Oregon Book Awards.
Thumbnail for - Haven’t Yet Read These Books On Shame? Shame On You!
Apr 7, 2015
Two visiting authors weigh the merits of public humiliation: Jon Ronson (bad!) and Jennifer Jacquet (good!)
Thumbnail for - The Latest in Portland Arts News—TEDx, Poetry, and Pigs
Apr 2, 2015
Plus a new home for NW Dance project and a training program for wannabe theater folk
Thumbnail for - Barney Frank on Why Today's Right-Wingers Are the Worst of All Time
Mar 24, 2015
The gay rights icon and ex-Massachusetts congressman visits Portland for some 'Frank' talk.
Thumbnail for - Children’s Author Rilla Alexander on Ideas and Inspiration
Mar 19, 2015
Creative Mornings puts Portland-based designer, illustrator, and children’s book writer Rilla Alexander on the stage to talk about procrastination and the creative process.
Thumbnail for - Author Mitchell Jackson Talks Portland, Prison, and Politics
Mar 10, 2015
He was a teenage drug dealer in North Portland. Now he’s an award-winning novelist and teacher at NYU. Find out why the PDX native says this city made him who he is today.
Thumbnail for - The Epitome of Cool: Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon Wrote a Memoir
Feb 26, 2015
The famously reserved rock star joins local jack-of-all-arts Jon Raymond March 3 at Powells. And as it turns out, Jon's a big fan.
Thumbnail for - Writer and Private Investigator Rene Denfeld on Portland Sexism
Feb 5, 2015
"The women are going to raise the kids and the chickens, and the guys are going to drink beer, look like lumberjacks, and throw darts."
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