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S2E02 Generation Z for Zeal Soup

Produced for Peace, Love and Soup
It’s Season 2,  Episode 2 and we spent our summer getting to know Generation Z — with all that brightness and energy, we focus on the youth of today in all their glorious complexity.     They’re poets and musicians, activists and free thinkers, fun loving and kind, and f... Read more

BTTE Episode 255: Dan Bern w/ Amanda Stark

Airs at: Sun, 10/21/2018 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Back To The Egg
The pair drop by after Dan's show at The Old Church to debut some songs from a forthcoming record called "New World". Before and after, host Crackity Jones drops some tracks that he's been (impatiently) sitting on for months. New music herein from Bitch'n, Miss Rayon, Laur... Read more

Mitch McConnell Inspires KBOO News Poet

Airs at: Wed, 10/17/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
    KBOO news poet dan raphael has a new muse—Mitch McConnell. Listen to find out why. Read more

The Untold Gaze by Stephen O'Donnell and Gigi Little

Airs at: Fri, 10/19/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between The Covers
On this special hour-long edition of Between the Covers, we welcome Stephen O’Donnell and Gigi Little, creators and editors of the new book The Untold Gaze, which features selected paintings by Stephen, with short fiction and poetry inspired by those paintings. The texts we... Read more

Talking Earth with Andrea Gonzalez, Grace Badik and Nastashia Minto

Airs at: Mon, 10/15/2018 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Talking Earth
Tonight's edition of Talking Earth will be hosted by Amanda and Sophia Helstrom-White.  Their special guests will be 3 very talented writers who have made their live reading debuts fairly recently: Andrea Gonzalez , Grace Badik and Nastashia Minto.  They will be reading , a... Read more

Poetic Justice: Knocked Down

Airs at: Wed, 10/10/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News
    KBOO news poet dan raphael is roaring back from Kavanuagh gloom. Read more

Interview with Alicia Jo Rabins

Airs at: Mon, 10/22/2018 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Alicia Jo Rabins is a poet, musician and teacher of Torah. She received the American Poetry Review/Honickman First Book Prize for Divinity School in 2015; her new book, Fruit Geode, was published in 2018 by Augury Books. Rabins created and performed Girls in Trouble, an ind... Read more

KBOO News In Depth: Judith Arcana

Airs at: Mon, 10/08/2018 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
Our In Depth guest today is Portland-based writer, teacher, and radio host Judith Arcana. Judith’s published work includes poems, stories, essays, and books. She’s a longtime teacher of literature, writing, and women’s studies. And she volunteered as a Jane, a member of the... Read more


Airs at: Thu, 10/25/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between The Covers
  Tommy Pico's “Junk is a true American odyssey, complete with a reluctant hero who defies all odds to survive. Repulsed by the trashiness of empire, the violence of occupation, this book nonetheless searches in earnest for real tenderness, a romance that isn’t corny. . . ... Read more

Neil Aitken

Airs at: Fri, 10/05/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Pacific Underground
  Join Pacific Underground producers Jake and Jenna as we talk with Portland based Taiwanese and Scottish Canadian poet, programmer, and De-Canon: a Visibility Project co-curator Neil Aitken. Read more