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Horoscopes for the week of April 12

Aries March 21-April 19 One thing you have to admire about Lord Zedd was his tenacity. No matter his failures, he always approached destroying the Power Rangers with fervor. Taurus…
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Radar Films/2013

A dog and its boy

When I was young I wanted to go on an adventure. Being the timid and allergy stricken kid I was, chances were pretty slim I’d make it on my own…
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Author Nam Le signs autographs during the 2010 Comédie du Livre in France.  Courtesy of Esby through Creative Commons via Wikimedia Commons

Tin House to host author Nam Le at The Little Church

Tin House Books and Portland State will host writer Nam Le at the Little Church on April 16 at 6:30 p.m. as a part of their writer-in-residence program. Le is…
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Patrons view a collection of panoramas by Anna Daedalus and Kerry Davis, on display at the Smith Memorial Student Union Littman Gallery. Courtesy of Ashley Vaughn

‘Leaping Darkness’ exhibit exposes provoking connections

Jump into the world of thought-provoking, life-size photograms in the altering exhibit Leaping Darkness at the Littman Gallery, led by artists Anna Daedalus and Kerry Davis, through April 29. The first-time…
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Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation (1963)

The Italian opulence of ‘The Leopard’

During the weekend of April 10, 5th Avenue Cinema will feature Visconti’s 1963 epic, Il Gattopardo, or The Leopard. The film is based on Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa’s novel of…
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Stromae (Paul Van Haver) sings to the packed house at the Crystal Ballroom, April 7. Jaime Dunkle/PSU Vanguard

Q & A: Stromae on being human

Hailing from Belgium, Stromae (aka Paul Van Haver) performed in Portland for the first time on April 7 at the Crystal Ballroom to a sold-out audience. Before the show, Stromae…
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Horoscopes for the week of March 31

Aries March 21-April 19 Have you been watching BoJack Horseman? You should be watching BoJack Horseman. You’ll notice that guy from Breaking Bad’s voice is in it. Taurus April 20-May 20…
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After, by Lady Lamb the Beekeeper. Mom & Pop Records/2015

Make like a scone and get with these hot jams

2015 has been jam-packed with stellar records from Title Fight, Viet Cong, Kendrick Lamar, Panda Bear and even the return of Sleater-Kinney. There are even more albums that have yet…
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Public Domain

PDXCC revives the art of snail mail

It’s been a long time since physical mail like handwritten letters and postcards have reigned supreme, but luckily there’s one group in town willing to give the post office their…
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Hanaa El-warari (left) and Hanna Consenz of the Portland State Opera sing during a recent rehearsal of Mozart's Le Nozze Di Figaro. Anh Duc Do/PSU Vanguard

Music school to present ‘Le Nozze Di Figaro’

The Portland State School of Music will present Le Nozze Di Figaro, or The Marriage of Figaro, from April 17–26. All performances will be held at the Lincoln Performance Hall.…
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Image Comics/2014

Six days aboard the ‘Southern Cross’ could be your last

As much as I hate the word psychological as a way to describe writing (as if anything made by humans can be devoid of psychology), Becky Cloonan’s Southern Cross comic…
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