The growing festival, in Seattle Nov. 29-30, creates community around self-published art and ‘zines. This year, the festivities expand to two days with Read/Write, an interactive reading that brings together authors and audience.
The Spokane Fall Folk Fest kicks off this weekend with a variety of local talent performing music, dance and other folk arts., with everything from marimbas to cowboy poets.
Honor & Sacrifice tells the story of Roy Matsumoto, a hero who fought for the American army, even as three of his brothers fought for the Japanese.
The Walla Walla Public Library’s Big Idea Talks series concludes with Walla Walla and the Future of Food on Nov. 7.
Speakers Bureau presenter Antonio Davidson-Gómez travels the state talking about the cultural influences we can hear when listening to a pop song. He recently presented at Whatcom Community College, where a photographer was on hand to capture the conversation and music-making fun.
Throughout 2013, Humanities Washington is expanding Prime Time Family Reading to public libraries around the state. Spring programs recently wrapped up at the Shoreline Library in King County and the Shadle Library in Spokane. Photographers were on hand to capture sessions at both locations.
The Northwest African American Museum hosts a series of community conversations inspired by the life of openly gay African-American author James Baldwin. The discussions support the exhibit, Bearing Witness from Another Place: James Baldwin in Turkey, Photographs by Sedat Pakay, at the museum through September.
Innovative Seattle theater complements its production of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Uncensored with post-show discussions, scholar panels, a short film screening and more.
The Port Townsend Community Read of Pam Houston’s travelogue Contents May Have Shifted reaches out to new audiences with workshops, events and discussions in nontraditional locations.
This innovative program at the Frye Art Museum combines gallery discussion with art making to bring participants into the present moment and out of the disease.