Author Lisa See on ‘Dreams of Joy’

Jun 24, 2011 No Comments by

Dmae Roberts talks with acclaimed author Lisa See. Her latest novel, Dreams of Joy debuted  at No. 1 on the NY Times best seller list. See tells us about her extensive research on Mao’s Great Leap Forward that caused the death of up 45 million people  in China from 1958-1961. We also hear about the movie version […]

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Author Dale E. Basye of the “Heck” books

Jun 10, 2011 7 Comments by

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Dmae Roberts talks with author Dale E. Basye about his book series for young readers, Heck. The fourth book in the series, Fibble, was released last month. Basye also sings songs that he wrote for the series and reads passages from the books. Hear the entire “Heck” of a fun interview and singing by Dale E. […]

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Jane Kirkpatrick: “The Daughter’s Walk”

Apr 15, 2011 1 Comment by

Host/Producer Dmae Roberts talks with Oregon author Jane Kirkpatrick. She’s authored more than 20 books and is an Oregon Book award finalist for “A Flickering Light.” Her latest is “The Daughter’s Walk” which is based on the true story of a mother and daughter in 1896 who both walked from Spokane, Washington to New York […]

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Big Animation with Rose Bond & DripDrop

Jul 08, 2011 No Comments by

Dmae Roberts talks with veteran media artist Rose Bond about her work on large-scale animations and her teaching of Boundary Crossings’ an institute on animated. Also featured is Daniela Repas of DripDrop Productions. They’re debuting Pre-Nostalgic, DripDrop’s new animated installation of sound, sculpture, and drawing. DripDrop tells us about the installation, which has been two years in […]

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Catherine J.H. Miller + A. Molotkov

Jul 01, 2011 No Comments

Host Dmae Roberts presents a feature story by Tali Singer about  ‘A Somewhat Secret Place’ an exhibition of art, literature and performance curated and created by artist Catherine J. H. Miller. Producer Tali Singer worked with Dmae Roberts to bring this profile of Miller and her project that combines art and awareness to create disability […]

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Filmmaker Lawrence Johnson and Poet Leanne Grabel

Jun 03, 2011 No Comments

Host/Producer Dmae Roberts talks with Portland filmmaker Lawrence Johnson about his new film Stuff. Johnson tells about Stuff and his experiences covering Native American and Oregon history projects through the years. He shares some clips as well. Later in the show, Poet, author and musician Leanne Grabel in Portland is featured in the eighth segment […]

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Remembering Daddy

Jun 19, 2011 2 Comments

© Dmae Roberts 2011 Daddy passed away in his sleep one afternoon, alone and without causing us any trouble.  He had been sick for a week with one of his frequent colds that turned into bronchitis during which he continued the two pack a day smoking habit he could never kick. “Alive and kickin’.” That […]

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Opera Beyond Words +Averting Disaster at OSF

Sep 23, 2011 No Comments

Tuesday Sept. 27 at 11 a.m., Dmae Roberts talks with dancers Gregg Bielemier and Catherine Egan who are featured in Imago Theatre’s Zugzwang (Sept. 29 – Oct. 22). This is the fifth installment of creator Jerry Maowad’s Opera Beyond Words series. And in the last part of the show we’ll also learn how the Oregon Shakespeare […]

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Peter Macon at OSF & Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom

Mar 11, 2011 1 Comment

In this edition of Stage & Studio, host/producer Dmae Roberts talks with Actor Peter Macon, at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. And producer Macon Reed presents a feature story about Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom, for the “Pushing Boundaries” series. This is an encore edition, originally aired March 15th, 2011. (Photo Left: Peter Macon & Mark Murphey – […]

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WR7-Michelle Rae Anderson

May 24, 2011 No Comments

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Michelle Rae Anderson calls herself a “experiential author, media ecologist, and pie-maker.” Writers Read 7 Since July 2009, Anderson has been unraveling her semi-autobiographical book, The Miracle in July, as a “first draft” web serial. In this week’s show, Anderson will read an excerpt from the series. The book is due to be published later this […]

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