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Doug Kenck Crispin
historian - podcaster - writer

Doug Kenck-Crispin is the Ribald Resident Historian from He researches, writes and co-produces the bi-weekly podcast series Kick Ass Oregon History, recently featured in The Oregonian, Portland Mercury, OPB and Portland Monthly. He has a BA in History, and is nearing completion of his MA in Public History, with an emphasis on the History of the Pacific Northwest (Portland State University). A lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest, Doug enjoys a good yarn — the more outlandish and unseemly the better — especially when they are true!

The Interview Project
Doug Kenck-Crispin of Kick Ass Oregon History
Introducing "Now Lately" & Leo Daedalus