Spoken Arts

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The Future of Publishing: Creating conversations & the social life of the book

This week on the Digital Divide, Suzanne LaGrande talks with write, editor and co-founder of the Publication Studio, Matthew Stadler. In 2009, Matthew Stadler and Patricia No founded the Publication Studio in a storefront in downtown Portland. They are a print-on0demand ... Read more

Firesign Theater on KBOO: Talking Over Each Other III

Airs at: Thu, 12/08/2011 at 12:00am
The Firesign Theatre visited KBOO studios last night and completely took over the airwaves for a solid two hours! It was fantastic! The four or five crazy guys went on completely unscripted (at one point, Phil Proctor picked up some mislaid minutes from a station meeting a... Read more

Poems by Ric Vrana

Talking Earth Anthology:   Poems by Ric Vrana    Ric Vrana appears regularly in numerous venues and open mics in the Portland poetry scene and his work has been published in several local anthologies and zines.  His early days of stand-up poetry were done in Seattle where h... Read more

Film Reviews with DK Holm

Airs at: Mon, 11/28/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for The Monday Sampler
DK Holm, film reviewer for http://vanvoice.com/film_tv , talks about the new releases Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, starring Gary Oldman, and The Adventures of Tintin, a stop motion animated feature, directed by Steven Spielberg. And, Fortunato joins in with some thoughts o... Read more

DK Holm and Fortunato review The Rum Diary and 12 Angry Men

Airs at: Mon, 11/14/2011 at 12:00am
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 DK Holm, film reviewer recommends the upcoming release of the DVD version of  12 Angry Men(1957), starring Henry Fonda, Lee J. Cobb, Jack Weston, Martin Balsam, and Jack Klugman. Fortunato offers up the new release staring Johnny Depp, The Rum Diary. Which is based on an ... Read more

Poems by Robert A. Davies

  Talking Earth Anthology:   Four poems from Sometimes Subversive by Robert A. Davies.  Now in his 80s, Robert Davies maintains the perpetually fresh approach to his work of the true artist.  His five collections of poetry have ranged from poems about his acre of land in th... Read more

Writers on Craft: Carolyn Conahan

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2011 at 12:00am
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 Writers on Craft: Carolyn Conahan Carolyn Conahan writes and illustrates her own stories, (most recently THE BIG WISH, published by Chronicle Books) She also illustrate books written by others, (such as BUBBLE HOMES and FISH FARTS, written by Fiona Bayrock, and THE DISCONT... Read more

Writers on Craft: Elissa Schappell

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2011 at 12:00am
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Writers on Craft: Jennifer Egan

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2011 at 12:00am
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Writers on Craft: Anne Enright

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2011 at 12:00am
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