Public historian Lorraine McConaghy visits Redmond, while the Washington State Poet Laureate prepares for events in Seattle and Mazama.
The acclaimed novelist – and 2012 Bedtime Stories Spokane emcee – sits down with Author magazine for a video interview about the long process of writing his latest novel, which Walter began in 1997.
A theater performance based on the words of Ray Bradbury and Dune author Frank Herbert hits the Olympic Peninsula, while Speakers Bureau presentations engage audiences throughout the state.
Revamped grants program to encourage partnerships, critical thinking and discussion among communities throughout the state.
A Humanities Washington Traveling Exhibit in the small town of Tieton helps spark a new, delectable community tradition.
Discussions on immigrant experiences and varied Speakers Bureau discussions round out the upcoming schedule.
A Northwest News Network audio interview with Kathleen Flenniken reveals more about the poet laureate’s connection to her hometown of Hanford. It also features Flenniken reading short, personal selections of her poetry.
A fast-paced poetry-PowerPoint event, varied Speakers Bureau presentations and expressions of the immigration experience round out a rich, varied schedule of upcoming events.
Executive Director Julie Ziegler talks about our new traveling exhibit on the Great Depression, Hope in Hard Times – and about the power of history and the humanities to bring people together to find current-day solutions.
The Hanford-engineer-turned-poet reflects on her first months as Washington State Poet Laureate and looks ahead to her upcoming goals and events, including a madcap poetry and PowerPoint event July 19.