Portland Book Festival 2022 Preview

atnf_24_1678_x_281.png

KBOO is open to the public! To visit the station, contact your staff person or call 503-231-8032.


Hosted by: 
Produced by: 
KBOO
Program:: 
Air date: 
Thu, 10/27/2022 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Logo for Portland Book Festival 2022
More Images: 
Portland Book Festival Director Amanda Bullock

It’s been a long, hellishly hot and smoky summer here in Portland. But it seems like fall has finally arrived. Along with the rain and cooler temperatures, we look forward, as we do every year, to the big holidays – Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Sukkot – and a few cherished seasonal traditions, like the annual Portland Book Festival. From its start back in 2005, when it was affectionately, and somewhat shortsightedly, known as Wordstock, the festival has grown into the biggest literary event in the Northwest and one of the largest in the country.

In what’s become another cherished annual tradition here on Jonesy, we welcome back one of our favorite guests, Festival Director Amanda Bullock, to help us navigate this year’s event. Amanda also directs Public Programs at Literary Arts here in Portland.

Hope to see you all there on November 5th!

Download audio file
Genre(s): 

Audio by Topic: