RISE OF THE MACHINES
One of the hallmarks of third-wave coffee has been the
forefronting of the barista as artisan. Stumptown’s original selling
point against Starbucks was that it French press
FeastLots of food. All the time. Much event. Much chef. Much money. All weekend. See feastportland.com for events and details. Lykke Li, Mapei
[INDIE POP] It didn’t take long for Lykke Li to make a splash in the pop world. Her 2008 debut, Youth Novels, showed off...
Wednesday, Sept. 17
All the Sex I’ve Ever Had
[THEATER] As part of the Time- Based Art Festival, five Portlanders— all over the age of 65—perform a theater piece about their sex lives that touches on everything from first crushes to heartbreak to what (or whom) they did last night. Portland State University, Shattuck Hall Annex, 1914 SW Park Ave., 224-7422, p...More
LAUDING LE GUIN: Local literary luminary Ursula K. Le Guin
has another award to add to her trophy case: The National Book
Foundation—the group that gives out National Book Awards—is giving the
WEDNESDAY SEPT. 17
ALL THE SEX I’VE EVER HAD
[THEATER] As part of the Time-Based Art Festival, five
Portlanders—all over the age of 65—perform a theater piece about their
sex lives that
Friday, Sept. 12 Time-Based Art Festival [PERFORMANCE] Perhaps the third time is truly the charm. That’s, at least, what this year’s Time-Based Art Festival suggests. This is festival director Angela Mattox’s third go-around with the genre-busting bonanza of performance...
Tim and Eric & Dr. Steve Brule
[COMEDY] Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim have made themselves into Adult Swim mainstays with their kitschy brand of over-the-top malfunctioning cable-access schlock. With the addition of John C. Reilly’s lovable TV host, the menagerie is a true force to reckon with in a live setting. More
Food Lover’s Guide Panel
[Food] A panel about Portland food and where to get it, with Food Lover’s Guide author Liz Crain (whose second book edition this event celebrates) along with Nick Zukin (Mi Mero Mole, Twitter), Brett Burmeister (portlandfoodcarts. com), Gabe Rosen (Biwa) and Nat West (Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider). Powell’s City o...