Aug. 11-24: How the Western Movie Rode Into the Sunset
This Week & Next highlights upcoming events and news from Humanities Washington, our many community partners and like-minded organizations around the state.
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THIS WEEK (Aug. 11-17, 2013)
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.