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Slideshow

Slide Show: Treasures from Portland's Boutique Bookstores

The owners of Portland's finest small bookstores share a few of their favorite items for your holiday hunting.

  • Published 11/16/2012

CULTUREPHILE

Portland's New Boutique Bookstores

With the future of the printed page still to be written, some booksellers think big by going small.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 11/16/2012

Books

Review: Hop in the Saddle

Like beer? Like bikes? The two come together in a new PDX guide book. Release party tonight.

  • By Meaghan Morawski
  • Published 11/15/2012

Scene and Heard

Review: Sherman Alexie's Blasphemy

The decorated Northwest Native American author visited Portland to read from his new book, Blashphemy; razz Portland hipsters; and generally share his trickster genius.

  • By Kit Mauldin
  • Published 11/07/2012

get jiggy with lit

PoMo's Wordstock Guide

We offer up a dozen do-not-miss panels, events, and readings for the annual lit dream fest, Wordstock, this weekend at the Convention Center.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 10/11/2012

Fashion News

Pinkham Hats Get Published

Local millinery shines in this glossy new coffee table book featuring the world's top hat makers.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/11/2012

BEST OF PDX

Take Five with Coffee Maven Hanna Neuschwander

The author of Left Coast Roast shares her favorite coffee-centric collaborations, from ice cream to IPA.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 09/04/2012

5 MINUTES WITH

Adrienne Barbeau

Her 45-year career has taken her from Broadway to primetime television, where she starred as a divorced mom on Norman Lear’s acclaimed 1970s sitcom _Maude_. But Adrienne Barbeau will forever be known as a fan-boy sex symbol thanks to her bold, buxom roles

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 07/24/2012

kasher if you can

Interview: Moshe Kasher

Stand up comic Kasher tells writer Alyssa Jaffer how to survive some of his life’s craziest scenarios in preview of his new book, Kasher in the Rye, ou...

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/27/2012

bedroom sleuthing

Sex Talks + Q&A with Arianne Cohen

Hate Valentine’s? Go to these three talks to learn to love love again (or at least sex). Plus, the author of The Sex Diaries Project talks with us abou...

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 02/01/2012

Interview

5 questions for: writer, baker, and pizza pie maker, KEN FORKISH

The local pastry and pizza master (and now book author-to-be!) weighs on what to eat, where to go, and why eaters love living in Portland.

  • By Anna Sachse
  • Published 05/04/2011

Food Carts

Celebrate the Release of Cartopia

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

  • By Anna Sachse
  • Published 11/17/2010

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: David Rakoff & Steve Almond

The funny guys

  • By Geoff Earl
  • Published 10/12/2010

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Kevin Sampsell vs. Willy Vlautin

Portland Authors on the Wordstock Stages

  • By Geoff Earl
  • Published 10/12/2010

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Steven Johnson at the Bagdad Theater

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

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/12/2010

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Jonathan Lethem

The Brooklyn-based bestseller takes us inside an alternate NYC

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/11/2010

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

  • By Georgia Perry
  • Published 10/11/2010

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Philip Margolin

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

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/11/2010

Wordstock 2010

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.

  • By Geoff Earl
  • Published 10/11/2010

Wordstock 2010

Wordstock 2010: Timothy Egan

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

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/11/2010
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