Portland Crime! Illustrated by Dark Horse Comics

A presentation by Phil Stanford

History Talk

  • 5:30 p.m. doors; 7 p.m. event |
  • Free |
  • Minor with parent or guardian

About Portland Crime! Illustrated by Dark Horse Comics


Phil Stanford, a writer and investigator and former columnist for The Oregonian and Portland Tribune, presents an evening of gritty P-town history.

Dark Horse Comics issued the first part of a 12-part series written by Stanford in September 2012 titled “The City of Roses” that is based on true Portland criminal events from 1968 to 1981 as part of Dark Horse Presents No. 16.

Stanford is the author of the books Portland Confidential and The Peyton-Allan Files.

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Come out for an enlightening evening of history, served up with a pint or two.

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