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Carrie Brownstein: The New Icon of Oregon Feminism

From punk rock to Portlandia to her forthcoming memoir, one of Oregon's biggest superstars opens up about what (and who) inspires her. PLUS: A behind-the-scenes video of our cover shoot.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 02/05/2015
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BOOKS & TALKS

Carrie Brownstein on Lena Dunham, 'Girls,' and 'Portlandia'

Riot grrrls meets 'Girls" on Oct 19 as the 'Portlandia' star and former Sleater-Kinney guitarist talks with the star of HBO’s 'Girls' about her new book.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 10/13/2014
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TELEVISION

'Portlandia' Scores Six Emmy Nominations, Plus Lena Dunham Chats 'Girls' with Carrie Brownstein

Portlandia joins the big leagues, including best supporting actor for Fred Armisen, and Lena Dunham from 'Girls' comes to town to talk with riot grrrl Carrie Brownstein.

  • By Schuyler Keenan
  • Published 07/15/2014
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COMEDY

Q&A: 'Dork Forest' comedian Jackie Kashian

Podcaster, comic, and writer of erotic fan fiction will be showcasing all of her talents this weekend at Hawthorne Theater.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 07/11/2013
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TELEVISION

Portlandia Season 3: The Best and Worst So Far

Let's get caught up with the continuing adventures of Fred and Carrie.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 01/31/2013
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CHARITY EVENTS

Ticket Alert: John Wesley Harding's Cabinet of Wonders

An all-star fundraiser for Children's Cancer Association with k.d. lang, Colin Meloy, Carrie Brownstein, Ben Gibbard, Peter Buck, and more!

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 01/09/2013
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TELEVISION

Download the Portlandia Winter Special for Free

Portlandia chases away the gray with its “non-denominational, optionally religious winter holiday celebration timed around the solstice." Plus, SNL’s Bobby Moynihan.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 12/20/2012
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TELEVISION

Portlandia Visits Springfield

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein guest star in Sunday's "The Simpsons" as cool parents from Portland. Also appearing: The Decemberists.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 12/05/2012
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Article

Interview with Portlandia's Carrie Brownstein

In preview of the new season, we talk with the Portlandia's co-creater and co-star, Carrie Brownstein, about the reaction Portlandia's garnered across the country, and about what's new in Season 3.

  • By Eden Dawn and Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/31/2012

We Heart Video

Behind the Scenes of Our Portlandia Shoot!

Have a good look at the most fun photo shoot of the year.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 12/20/2011
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Q & A

Portlandia Stylist Wins an Emmy

Local wardrobe stylist Amanda Needham gets a gold statue.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/14/2011
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news flash

Casting for a Wild Flag Video & Portlandia

Carrie Brownstein (possibly) wants you.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 07/01/2011
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