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Riffing on the Bard

Bag & Baggage gives Shakespeare’s bloody Titus Andronicus a transfusion of Kabuki in Hillsboro.

  • By AP Kryza
  • Published 06/22/2012
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Music Review: Let’s Make Love Come True by Monarques

Monarques’ unabashed doo-wop pop is the soundtrack of summer.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/22/2012
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Book Review: Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt

Comics journalist Joe Sacco and war correspondant Chris Hedges turn their attention to the poorest cities in our own country.

  • By Douglas Wolk
  • Published 05/24/2012
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Retracing K2's Deadliest Day

Journalist Peter Zuckerman tells the story of K2’s deadliest day from the point of view of the sherpas.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 05/23/2012
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Music Review: A Monument by Tu Fawning

Tu Fawning returns with a darkly seductive wintry pop album that our reviewer calls a "a decadent carnival ride."

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 04/27/2012
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Lost in Space

Jon Raymond navigates wrong turns and dead ends in _Rain Dragon_.

  • By Shane Danaher
  • Published 04/27/2012
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The Listeners

A vivid novel explores childhood and death in new ways.

  • By Pauls Toutonghi
  • Published 04/27/2012
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Music Review: A Wasteland Companion by M. Ward

Part-time Portlander M. Ward makes his way through the wilderness in _A Wasteland Companion_.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 03/23/2012
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Bump & Rhyme

Madison High librarian Nancy Sullivan inspires young poets to dream big.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/23/2012
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Glamour in Glass

Magic meets Jane Austen in a new novel by award-winning fantasy author Mary Robinette Kowal—reviewed by award-winning fantasy author Jay Lake!

  • By Jay Lake
  • Published 03/23/2012
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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

Portland author Cheryl Strayed finds herself on the Pacific Crest Trail in a new memoir.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 02/23/2012
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Dark Star

Former Portlander Mark Rothko is the subject of three different cultural tributes.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 01/26/2012
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Blue Thread

Ruth Tenzer Feldman's YA novel goes back in time to a less-enlightened Portland.

  • By Eliza Canty-Jones
  • Published 01/26/2012
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Music Review: Totalwerks Vol 1 by One Model Nation

Dandy Warhols front man branches out on record and in print.

  • By Derek Pettie
  • Published 01/26/2012
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Avant Bard

A new piano-pounding narrator gives Shakespeare's _Cymbeline_ a jazzy jolt.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/23/2011
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Music Review: La Grande by Laura Gibson

Portland songstress finds mystery and excitement in new emotional territory.

  • By Kate Moening
  • Published 12/23/2011
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Crazy Enough

Storm Large's manic memoir is a ragamuffin to rock-star story.

  • By n/a n/a
  • Published 12/23/2011
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Stage Cure

Local musician Holcombe Waller does a lot more than just strum and sing.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 11/18/2011
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High Note

Vancouver's Edna Vazquez is a rising star on Spanish television.

  • By n/a n/a
  • Published 10/14/2011
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Museum Mayhem

_Shine A Light_ gives PAM patrons something to cheer about.

  • By Daniel Mollet
  • Published 09/21/2011
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