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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 - 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 - Literary Arts to Host a New OPB Show and Wordstock
Oct 10, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
The local nonprofit will broadcast its audio archives on OPB and take over the city’s annual literary festival.
Thumbnail for - Guide to Portland Storytelling Events
Oct 10, 2014
Books & Talks
There's an event for every taste: comic, nostalgic, raunchy. Find the stories you want to hear—or the stage you want to brave. Up this weekend: Urban Tellers and Mystery Box
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 - 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 - Binge on Books at These March Literary Events
Feb 26, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
This month is a windfall of book and storytelling events, including the Oregon Books Awards, Smallpressapalooza, and Everybody Reads with Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
Thumbnail for - February's Lit and Storytelling Events
Jan 29, 2014
BOOK & TALKS
There’s a lot of book love to go around this month, from lit-power couple Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis to international author Isabel Allende to the bday bash for William Stafford.
Thumbnail for - 2014 Oregon Book Awards Finalists Announced
Jan 6, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
Ursula K. Le Guin, Mary Szybist, Graham Salisbury, Joe Sacco, and Craig Thompson round out this year's contenders. Winners announced March 17.
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