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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 - 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 - 10 Reasons To Own the New Vegetarian Flavor Bible
Oct 7, 2014
READ EM AND EAT
The award-winning author of the Flavor Bible will visit Powell's on Oct 30 to present her definitive guide to meat-free flavor.
Thumbnail for - Your "Locals Only" Fall Reading List
Sep 25, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
Four new releases from Portland authors explore fundamentalism, Hollywood, and a retelling of Romeo and Juliet.
Thumbnail for - 7 Cookbook Events To Get You in the Kitchen
Sep 3, 2014
READ EM AND EAT
Top local and national authors bring their foodie focus to Powell's, Pages and Plate, and local event spaces to cook, read, and answer your burning questions.
Thumbnail for - Two Debut Portland Authors Win Raves from the New York Times and NPR
Aug 5, 2014
BOOKS & TALKS
David Shafer’s 'Whiskey Tango Foxtrot' and Chris Leslie-Hynan’s 'Ride Around Shining' just might be the reads of the summer. Both authors read at Powell’s this week.
Thumbnail for - Check Out Powell's Remodeled Green & Blue Rooms
Aug 4, 2014
BOOK LOVE
After a season-long closure, the bookstore's West Burnside entryway is ready to reveal its makeover.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Inside Powell's Remodeled Green & Blue Rooms
Aug 4, 2014
Visitors to Portland's famous City of Books can now step into the light, bright Burnside entryway. We've got photos of the new space!
Thumbnail for - Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 22-25
May 22, 2014
WEEKEND PICKS
Hugh Laurie serenades you, Lizzy: The Musical and Macbeth cover you in blood, and James Broughton incites you to "follow your own weird" (long before it was a Portland tagline), plus plenty more to...
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).
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