Aug. 11-24: How the Western Movie Rode Into the Sunset

Speakers Bureau’s Robert Horton presents a discussion on the wide variety of Western films in Clarkston. Look for other Speakers Bureau presentations and grant-funded events throughout the state.

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THIS WEEK (Aug. 11-17, 2013)

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CLARKSTON – Speakers Bureau’s Robert Horton talks about the changing genre of the American Western with The End of the Trail: How the Western Movie Rode Into the Sunset Tuesday (Aug. 13). [Details] Horton will ask how these movies reflect the culture and history of their times.

SATURDAY (Aug. 17)

QUINCY – Speakers Bureau’s John Marshall, Fire and Forests, East of the Cascade Divide. [Details]

NEXT WEEK (Aug. 18-24, 2013)

TUESDAY (Aug. 20)

SEATTLE – City Club presents Civic Boot Camp, a fun, fast-paced program that showcases the region’s history, provides access to leaders and plugs attendees into Seattle’s civic life. [Details] This project is supported by a Humanities Washington Spark Grant.

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