Northwest Film Center festival honors films of Studio Ghibli
Portland film geeks of all ages are in for a rare treat this month. Beginning Friday, the Northwest Film Center is celebrating Studio Ghibli by screening 13 films from Japan’s most famous and critically acclaimed animation studio.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz to speak at PSU English department’s Nina Mae Kellogg Awards Ceremony
Few first-time novelists have made a larger splash than Junot Diaz did with The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, which won the Pulitzer Prize and received widespread critical acclaim and commercial success.
This year’s Lorry I. Lokey Lecture to be delivered by editor-in-chief of groundbreaking encyclopedia
Gershon Hundert led an ambitious project, one that by all counts has been a resounding success. As editor-in-chief of the YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe, Hundert helmed a team that set out to rigorously capture an entire ethnicity nearly destroyed by genocide and that threatened to disappear into the annals of history.