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Thumbnail for - Barney Frank on Why Today's Right-Wingers Are the Worst of All Time
Mar 24, 2015
BOOKS
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
BOOKS AND TALKS
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
BOOK BUZZ
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
BOOKS & TALKS
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
#OREGONWOMAN
"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."
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,...
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