Food Carts

Celebrate the Release of Cartopia

Check out tomorrow night’s free book release party and revel in Portland’s food cart revolution.

11/17/2010 By Anna Sachse

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: David Rakoff & Steve Almond

The funny guys

10/12/2010 By Geoff Earl

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Kevin Sampsell vs. Willy Vlautin

Portland Authors on the Wordstock Stages

10/12/2010 By Geoff Earl

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Wordstock 2010: Steven Johnson at the Bagdad Theater

A writer finds the source of all good ideas—and offers a few of his own

10/12/2010 By Martin Patail

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Wordstock 2010: Jonathan Lethem

The Brooklyn-based bestseller takes us inside an alternate NYC

10/11/2010 By Martin Patail

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Life Lessons from “Mortified” Performers (and the MAYOR)

To make your diary stand out from the pack: “Close every entry with an apt phrase from a Top 40 song” —Colleen O’Mahony

10/11/2010 By Georgia Perry

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Wordstock 2010: Philip Margolin

A former defense attorney talks bestsellers, Perry Mason, and serial-killer presidents

10/11/2010 By Martin Patail

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Wordstock 2010: The Book Fair

Culturephile Guest Blogger Geoff Earl looks at books, bags some schwag, and gets writing advice at the Oregon Convention Center.

10/11/2010 By Geoff Earl

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Wordstock 2010: Timothy Egan

Timothy Egan talks conservation, the Dust Bowl, and "history at the margins."

10/11/2010 By Martin Patail

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Wordstock 2010

Culturephile picks a few can’t-misses.

10/08/2010 By The Culturegang

Article

Wordstock ’10: Select Quotes from Lee Blessing

The Minnesota playwright shows his gift for witty asides.

10/05/2010 By Anne Adams

Corner Shop

Local Chapter

In May, John Brodie and Blair Saxon-Hill opened Monograph Bookwerks, a cozy shop in the Alberta Arts district , stocking an array of books on modern and contemporary art and architecture, out-of-print titles from around the world, and small runs from loca

09/13/2010 By Martha Calhoon

For Food Lovers Only

The Food Lover’s Guide to Portland

Writer Liz Crain takes on Portland food

07/26/2010 By Eat Beat Team

Franking it up

Meet Your Future Franks

Authors, New Yorkers, and future Portland restaurateurs in Portland tonight for book event.

06/24/2010 By Eat Beat Team

Preview

Mother Nature's Bad Boy

The Wolverine Way offers an unforgettable look at one of the world’s surliest predators

06/15/2010

Food News

Read. Cook. Eat.

Culinary Book Fair is a real page-turner

04/27/2010 By Stacy Austin

Public Events

Reading and Eating

Four public events at IACP Conference

04/22/2010 By Stacy Austin

Literary Foodie Heaven

Culinary Book Fair

Interview with local food author, Ellen Jackson

04/20/2010 By Eat Beat Team

Books for Hungry Minds

Newish Book Great Overview of Contemporary Cuisine

Global gastro compendium of top chefs includes Portland’s Tommy Habetz

02/28/2010 By Eat Beat Team

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Frank Bruni on Portland Oregon

The ex-New York Times writer on writing, eating, Portland, and not getting fat.

09/25/2009 By Eat Beat Team