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Thumbnail for - Author Michael Chabon Talks Comic Books and Songwriting
Jan 13, 2015
BOOKS & TALKS
The Pulitzer-winning author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay spills the details on his collaboration with Portland comic czar Matt Fraction and British super-producer Mark Ronson in...
Thumbnail for - Oregon Book Awards Finalists Announced
Jan 12, 2015
BOOKS & TALKS
Books about the End Times, the wonders of soil, PTSD fever dreams, and more top the list.
Thumbnail for - Zombies in Space: Daniel Wilson’s Killer Sci-Fi Game App
Jan 7, 2015
VIDEO GAMES
The best-selling local author's new game about surviving virus-infected zombies in space uses voice recognition. It’s called 'Mayday: Deep Space' and it’s out today.
Thumbnail for - Drugs, Doms & Squirrel Brains: TMI Moments from PDX Memoirs
Jan 5, 2015
BOOKS
A look back at some of the cringiest overshares from our favorite Portland authors
Thumbnail for - Rescheduled: Insider Secrets on <i>The Princess Bride</i> As Told to Us By Westley Himself
Dec 2, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
Iconic actor Cary Elwes tells us insider secrets about what it was like making one of the most beloved films of all time. Hear from Elwes yourself at his upcoming Dec. 17 reading from his new book,...
Thumbnail for - Gift Guide: 5 Intellectual Books for Your Bibliophile Bestie
Dec 1, 2014
SHOPPING LIST
Mother Foucault’s Bookshop on SE Morrison Street is a heady hub for global literature and philosophy.
Thumbnail for - How to Hibernate Like a True Portlander
Dec 1, 2014
WINTER BUCKET LIST
From oddball home deliveries to streaming videos and board games, we've got plenty of reasons to pray for a snow day.
Thumbnail for - Ursula K. Le Guin Burns Down the National Book Awards
Nov 20, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
The local literary supernova brought the book world to its feet with an acceptance speech that censured Amazon and sparked an international frenzy.
Thumbnail for - Cheryl Strayed Talks About Filming 'Wild' with Reese Witherspoon (And Meeting Channing Tatum)
Nov 18, 2014
FILM
We ask the best-selling author about watching Reese Witherspoon act out her life, getting the fateful call from Oprah, and what's next. The film opens Dec 12.
Thumbnail for - Lois Leveen on Rewriting ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in 'Juliet's Nurse'
Oct 23, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
The author retells the iconic love story from the viewpoint of Juliet’s nurse, which involved researching the sex lives of 14th century women and why people were so into fighting. She speaks at...
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