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Redirecting Your Tax money: War Tax Resisters

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program: 
Evening News
program date: 
Thu, 03/13/2008

 

s tax time approaches, and the spending on the Iraq war continuing to grow, many people have expressed concern about paying taxes to continue to fund the war.

But one group of Portlanders have been refusing to pay war taxes for a long time.  They are part of a national movement known as War Tax Resisters.

1:15 minutes (1.15 MB)

Writers on Craft: David Abel

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 09/22/2011

 Poet, teacher and bookseller talks about what attracted him to poetry, the importance of reading poetry and what we can learn from a "bad" poem. 

 
16:58 minutes (23.3 MB)

Between the Covers: Jessica Maxwell

program: 
Between the Covers
program date: 
Fri, 09/23/2011

Jessica Maxwell

program: 
Writers on Craft
program date: 
Fri, 09/23/2011

Host Suzanne LaGrande interviews author Jessica Maxwell about her career as a magazine writer-turned-memoirist. She discusses teaching creative non-fiction, how the role of the editor has changed, and the connections between creativity and spirituality. 

25:04 minutes (22.95 MB)

Floyd Skloot talks about his new collection of short stories, Cream of Kohlrabi

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Between the Covers
program date: 
Thu, 09/29/2011

Writers on Craft: Floyd Skloot

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 09/29/2011

Poet, creative non-fiction and fiction writer Floyd Skloot talks about his evolution as a writer, the line between fiction and non-fiction and writing as a process of discovery. For more information about his work, visit www.floydskloot.com

22:27 minutes (30.83 MB)

Writers on Craft: Charles Yu

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

Writers on Craft: Charles Yu

 

8:55 minutes (12.24 MB)

Writers on Craft: Maile Meloy

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

Writers on Craft: Maile Meloy

Maile Meloy is a short story writer, essayist and novelist. Recently she published her first children’s book, THE APOTHECARY. In this interview she talks about what attracted her to writing a book for children, the ways in which children’s and adult books are different and her process for writing novels.

6:22 minutes (8.75 MB)

Writers on Craft: Octaviano Merecias Cuevas

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

Writers on craft: Octaviano Merecias-Cuevas

Octaviano Merecias-Cuevas is a trilingual Mixtec poet. Born in Oaxaca, Mexico. He holds an MA in Contemporary Hispanic Studies from The School of Language, Culture and Society at Oregon State University. In this interview he talks about how he became a poet, language activism and the process of writing in three languages.

 

17:47 minutes (24.42 MB)

Writers on Craft: Ismet Prcic

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

Writers on Craft: Ismet Prcic

 

7:43 minutes (10.6 MB)

Writers on Craft: Anne Enright

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

Writers on Craft: Anne Enright

10:32 minutes (14.48 MB)

Writers on Craft: Jennifer Egan

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

Writers on Craft: Jennifer Egan

 

13:15 minutes (18.19 MB)

Writers on Craft: Elissa Schappell

program: 
Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

23:03 minutes (31.66 MB)

Writers on Craft: Carolyn Conahan

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Writers on Craft
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

 Writers on Craft: Carolyn Conahan

7:18 minutes (10.02 MB)

Wordstock 2011: Some Writers You Should Know

program: 
Between the Covers
program date: 
Thu, 10/27/2011

 

Wordstock 2011: Some Writers You Should Know

October in Portland is host to Wordstock, the Northwest's largest annual festival of books, writers and storytelling. Host Suzanne LaGrande interview some of the writers featured at this year's festival, including:

27:31 minutes (25.2 MB)

Writers on Craft: Jane Hirshfield

program: 
Writers on Craft
program date: 
Wed, 11/02/2011

The Digital Divide: Matthew Stadler

program: 
The Digital Divide
program date: 
Fri, 01/13/2012

Suzanne LaGrande talks to writer, editor and co-founder of The Publication Studio, Matthew Stadler. Among other things they discuss is the Publication Studio's DIY publishing strategies, the social life of the book, and the importance of creating public conversations.

22:44 minutes (20.82 MB)

 

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