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SPECIAL EVENTS

5 Reasons to Check out Rose City Comic Con

Carrie Fisher! Bitch Planet! “Personhood in Battlestar Galactica!” You don't want to miss the fun coming to town September 19-20.

  • By Rachel Sandstrom
  • Published 08/31/2015
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BOOKS & TALKS

Greg Rucka's Stumptown is Still Super Gritty

The Eisner-winning graphic novelist on the next volume in his noirish Dex Parios series; meanwhile, publisher Oni Press keeps Hollywood on speed-dial.

  • By Rene Bermudez
  • Published 05/27/2015
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COMEDY FESTIVAL

Bridgetown Comedy Festival: The Recap

From Janeane Garofalo's Spanx to Dana Gould's questionable clown jokes, we scribbled down the best moments from the 2015 Bridgetown Comedy Festival—or at least the best ones we could remember!

  • By Marty Patail and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 05/12/2015
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CULTUREPHILE

PDX Comics Kingpin Brian Michael Bendis Makes His Next Move

He killed Spider-Man. He gave new life to The Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy. Now, Portlander Brian Michael Bendis becomes the creative force behind Sony Playstation Network’s first streaming TV show.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 01/05/2015
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NEWS

Disney Destroys Portland's Star Wars Empire!

As Dark Horse loses Sci-Fi's most famous franchise, whole plot lines and characters disappear.

  • By Peter Holmstrom and Dark Horse Comics
  • Published 09/02/2014
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MOVERS & SHAKERS

The Perfect Party: March 2014

A made-up mash-up of the month's most fascinating people, from Ursula K. Le Guin to the Portlandia statue.

  • By Matty Newton
  • Published 03/03/2014
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ON THE TOWN

PoMo Picks: February 2014

Jazz's rising star Cécile McLorin Salvant, the reinvention of comics, the Portland Art Museum's Venice exhibition, and the rest of the month's best bets for things to see or do

  • Published 02/03/2014
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BOOKS & TALKS

2014 Oregon Book Awards Finalists Announced

Ursula K. Le Guin, Mary Szybist, Graham Salisbury, Joe Sacco, and Craig Thompson round out this year's contenders. Winners announced March 17.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 01/06/2014
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SPECIAL EVENT

The Wild Delves into Portland Tech and Culture

The two-week fest brings together events by Portland's artists, designers, and maker-types to celebrate our city's awesomeness.

  • By Sam Coggeshall
  • Published 05/13/2013
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5 Questions for Too Much Coffee Man’s Shannon Wheeler

The almost unbelievably prolific cartoonist talks shop about his 5 titles.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 10/05/2011
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Article

Superstar Blogger Moves to Oregon

Allie Brosh, we’re not worthy!

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/22/2010
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Comic Book Artists Draw Attention To Hansel & Gretel

Enhanced with PoMo slide show!

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/08/2010
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phile under: theater

Review: The Little Prince

Shaking The Tree presents The Little Prince, a delicate allegory that’s never been just for kids.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 10/25/2010
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phile under: theater

Puppet Slam + Double Theater Feature

Two wildly entertaining nights at Someday Lounge.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 09/03/2010
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phile under: theater

BAR THEATER DOUBLE FEATURE: Beach Battle & Vamp Romp

Someday Lounge raises the bar for campy summer pub plays.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/30/2010
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phile under: books

Portland Zine Symposium

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/27/2010
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phile under: outlandish style

Portland Fashionista Greets Gaga

How do you wow the woman who’s worn everything? These Paloma Soledad creations, featured at last night’s Lady Gaga fashion show, made it look lik...

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/20/2010
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phile under: comic con 2010

5 Questions with Brandon Seifert

On the cusp of Comic Con, the writer of Witch Doctor discusses his series’ new-found bargaining power.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 07/21/2010
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Gallery Guide

The Book of Crumb

Misanthrope in the Garden of Eden

  • By Graham Bell
  • Published 06/08/2010
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