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Thumbnail for - December Literary Lineup
Dec 3, 2013
Enliven your holiday season with these December spoken word events!
Thumbnail for - Poetry Press Week in Review
Nov 14, 2013
RECAP
Blood stained ghost costumes, Laura Gibson crooning on guitar, and readers marching down catwalks kicked off a captivating new poetry event.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: A.M. Homes
Oct 2, 2013
BOOKS
The acclaimed, notoriously dark writer, appearing at Wordstock Saturday, talks about gender inequality in literature, what dick pics say about our sense of self, and why 9/11 made her writing more...
Thumbnail for - Review: Alice & Wonderland
Nov 1, 2010
phile under: theater
"Is it over yet?" piped a child’s voice as Alice finished exuberantly belting that she was "Bored! Bored! Bored!" But it was far from over; in fact, Alice had yet to even fall down the rabbit...
Thumbnail for - Review: The Little Prince
Oct 25, 2010
phile under: theater
The popular 1942 illustrated French book The Little Prince must be familiar to many Portlanders—heck, it must have inspired a dozen local tattoos. But though much beloved, it’s not a narrative...
Thumbnail for - Mary Roach Visits Portland!
Aug 12, 2010
phile under: space exploration
Astronauts, it seems, are misunderstood. While lionized and romanticized for their heroic turns of space-flight, the men and women who do the job are actually beset on all sides by petty...
Thumbnail for - New York School Poet Bill Berkson in Portland
Feb 20, 2010
phile under: poet + critic
It’s the Berkson Difference Engine, hitting on the level of the syllable, illuminating arrays, pure products of daily utterance, mining one of the deepest veins of living vocabulary ever. —...
Thumbnail for - Research Club + Publication Fair=!
Dec 23, 2009
phile under:
  Sunday in Portland was a most hopeful day. So hopeful that precipitation was taken to mean future daffodil rather than hair mess as I walked here and there downtown. "Here" was Research Club at...