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Portland Radio Project was among more than 600 Oregon arts and culture organizations, from museums to fairgrounds, to be awarded the Coronavirus Relief Fund Cultural Support (CRFCS) Wednesday, September 23, 2020.

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In the third episode of Culture Hub PDX, host Veronica Bisesti introduces a new segment, “Hard Questions” about race – with two guest hosts Rebecca Webb and Julianne Johnson-Weiss. Both on the Portland Radio Project Board of DirectorsContinue Reading

Portland Radio Project, 99.1 FM is celebrating five years on the dial this month – with special programming all week August 10 – 16!

Co-founded by professional Portland broadcasters, and backed by devoted volunteers, the station gives a voice … Continue Reading

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Join us this Sunday, July 19th at 4 PM for another episode of Culture Hub PDX, the latest addition Continue Reading

This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to former Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s final addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “Spring Fever in Lockdown.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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They didn’t have the internet, or even telephones, so it took years for some enslaved African Americans to learn they had been emancipated. Although President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation January 1, 1863, it wasn’t until June 19, 1865 … Continue Reading

Join us this Sunday, June 14th at 4 PM for the premiere episode of Culture Hub PDX, the latest addition to PRP’s Podcast Co-op. Host Veronica Bisesti will explore compelling and urgent social topics and cultural events affecting Continue Reading

This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to former Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s latest addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “For A Daughter In Quarantine.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to former Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s latest addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “Governor.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s latest addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “Shelter In Place.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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How are we thriving? Thanks to the Oregon Cultural Trust, we’re using our time in lockdown productively: by shoring up our organizational structure and development.

As you may know, some 25 volunteers dedicate their service as a labor of … Continue Reading

When Mike Eklund interned at Portland Radio Project in 2015, he was a friendly, cheerful young man coming of age – with a very full head of red hair. He was always up for any assignment, and carried out all … Continue Reading

In the face of the pandemic, we’re all striving to find new ways to stay alive – and thinking out of the box to serve our community.

Do you own a small business that is still open, even if only … Continue Reading

This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s latest addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “Mingling.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s latest addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “Dr. Fauci’s Smile.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. Even in times of economic crisis, we each have a Continue Reading

This Sunday at 4pm, give a listen to Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford‘s latest addition to Pandemic Poems entitled, “Time On Our Hands in a Pandemic.”

Following broadcast, Sundays at 4 pm, episodes will archive here.

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Senator Jeff Merkley joined Portland Radio Project Executive Director Rebecca Webb for a virtual town hall, “Gig Out” to explain available federal aid for independent workers during the pandemic.

“We’ve developed an extensive package of programs to assist (workers and

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Is poetry important and why? How can words express the difficulty in hard times?

Check out the first installment of our new podcast Pandemic Poems to find an answer from Oregon Poet Laureate Kim Stafford!

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At Portland Radio Project, we’ve had hundreds of Drop-In-Sessions with musicians performing live in-studio mini-concerts – and folks love them!

But now, with social distancing and stay-home mandates, we’re offering something brand new: a special platform for musicians’ videos: Video … Continue Reading