Once homeless herself, a nurse believes the humanities is key to changing the conversation about homelessness in Seattle.
The Salvadoran-born, former Seattle Civic Poet is the first person of color to assume the role. She’ll succeed Tod Marshall, whose term ends January 31.
Haunted by World War I, a generation of British writers turned to a new weapon: the novel.
Capturing the stories from a now-shuttered prison and a rapidly growing Washington State county are the focus of two Humanities Washington grants.
A poem by Spokane’s first poet laureate, Thom Caraway.
Author Sharma Shields on finding meaning in monsters, her upcoming book on Hanford, and being occasionally spooked by her own writing.
Fruits and pies have a cutesy reputation. But beneath their sweetness lies something deeper, says writer and baker Kate Lebo.
The American Book Award-winning author loves writing in a book’s margins. “[It’s] like a conversation with the beauty they are creating.”
As a White American woman, a convert to Islam, and writer of the Pakistani-American superhero series Ms. Marvel, G. Willow Wilson has to navigate multiple fault lines of American identity.