Category Archives: New Oregon Interview Series

Neon Frontier on 107.1 FM: Skatepark Revolution

By the  early 90’s, skateboarding was in a slump again.  The sport had gotten to a new level in California in the 70’s when skaters brought surf-style moves to the empty swimming pools and decaying urban infrastructure that littered the … Continue reading

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Neon Frontier on KZME 107.1 FM: Food Pioneers

The American system for producing food seems pretty broken at this point. In the October food and drink issue of NY Times Magazine, food writer Mark Bittman said that for people to eat well, live well and be healthy, for … Continue reading

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The New Oregon Interview Series: Linda K. Johnson

Finding the Forest.  Image: Julia Keefe and John Klicker. Taller than the Other Trees:An Interview with Linda K. Johnson By Nora Robertson In 2008, I sat down with dance artist Linda K. Johnson in her shady Portland bungalow. Johnson moved … Continue reading

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