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Thumbnail for - Checking in with Portland's Rose Queen of 1957
Apr 27, 2015
INTERVIEW
Retired middle school teacher Alice Simpson, 76, was 18 years old when she was crowned. Here, she shares her memories.
Thumbnail for - Local Journalist Reveals the Scandalous History Behind a Major Board Game
Apr 2, 2015
INTERVIEW
Mary Pilon on her new book, The Monopolists: Obsession, Fury, and the Scandal Behind the World's Favorite Board Game
Thumbnail for - Portland's Mayor Says the Future is Bright—If Anyone Can Still Afford to Live Here
Mar 2, 2015
INTERVIEW
Halfway through his term Portland's mayor reflects on the city's rising skyline, an urban world, and the city's greatest challenge.
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 - 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 - 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 - What Do David Bowie, Frank Zappa, and the Talking Heads Have in Common? This Man.
Nov 4, 2014
MUSIC
Meet one of the lesser-known geniuses of the recording industry—your favorite artist’s favorite guitarist, Adrian Belew. His Power Trio plays the Aladdin Nov. 8.
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...
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Megan Amram Reps PDX as One of the Funniest People on Twitter
Oct 21, 2014
INTERVIEW
The writer for NBC’s Parks and Recreation and one of Rolling Stone’s “25 Funniest People on Twitter”— satirizes women’s-magazine style advice in her debut book, Science … For Her!
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