"Dancing Dan's Christmas", a short story by Damon Runyon set in New York City during the prohibition era, is read by Naples Yellow. The show opens with Umatilla Rose giving us directions on how to make hot Tom & Jerrys. Perfect for New Year's Eve! Hosted by Fortunato.
Our book mole Larry Bowlden takes up Jeffrey Eugenides's Pulitzer Prize novel Middlesex. It is about gender ambiguity, immigration, working in the auto industry in Detroit, and family history. You can read more of Larry's reviews here.
Brian Lindstrom is a Portland filmmaker who has two new films showing soon at Cinema 21: "Old Town Diary" and "To Pay my Way with Stories." We talked about the process of making his documentaries, which include workshops at Writing Around Portland.
Join Host Dmae Roberts for an end of the year review of Stage and Studio. More than 80 artists and arts organizations were featured on 51 shows in 2009. Hear some fun highlights and thought-provoking moments from a year in the arts and ring in the New Year with Dmae!