Showing content tagged with books
Listing 11 - 20 of 117 Results
Thumbnail for - 6 Things We Learned from Christine McKinley's Physics for Rock Stars
Jun 12, 2014
BOOKS AND TALKS
McKinley teaches us how to make the laws of the universe work in our favor in her new book—or, at least explains a thing or two our high school teachers failed to. Book Release Party June 15
Thumbnail for - June's Killer Literary Events
Jun 4, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
LitHop and Poetry Press Week, PDX's best new lit happenings, kick off a crazy month that also includes Tom Robbins, Blumesday, and some local debuts.
Thumbnail for - Local Author's Robot Apocalypse Takes Over the World
May 29, 2014
CULTUREPHILE
Author Daniel H. Wilson has won legions of fans with his provocative tales of robot uprisings.
Thumbnail for - Top Things To Do This Weekend: May 15-18
May 15, 2014
EDITOR'S PICKS
A trio of great plays, a trio of great authors (Ursula K. Le Guin, Cheryl Strayed, and Lidia Yuknavitch), and tickets go on sale to Lauryn Hill (sans Fugees trio).
Thumbnail for - Tea and Circumstantial Evidence
May 1, 2014
BIG PICTURE
Once a month, a bunch of nice ladies (and a few gents) gather for Chinese food and civilized banter about violent crime.
Thumbnail for - New Book Explores Portland Food Cart Stories
Apr 22, 2014
READ EM AND EAT
Discover the history behind the city's most esteemed food carts from Portland-based food truck fan Steven Shomler in his new book.
Thumbnail for - Ian Doescher Returneth to a Galaxy Far, Far Away
Mar 18, 2014
BOOKS AND TALKS
The PDX author of NYT-bestseller "William Shakespeare’s Star Wars" talks about the sequel and giving the space worm a soliloquy. "The Empire Striketh Back" comes out today.
Thumbnail for - Oregon Book Awards: Winners and Winners
Mar 18, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
Recapping the state's literary Oscars: the wins, the surprises, the speeches, the champagne in the shower. It's all here.
Thumbnail for - Tom Spanbauer: The Godfather of Portland's Writing Scene
Mar 13, 2014
Books & Talks
Local authors Cheryl Strayed, Chelsea Cain, Monica Drake, and others tell us why Spanbauer is at the heart of Portland's literary world.
Thumbnail for - Let Us Now Praise Famous Dead Readers
Mar 3, 2014
DISPATCH
The Personal Libraries Library (Portland’s most unusual literary collection) re-creates bygone bookshelves.
Listing 11 - 20 of 117 Results