“They keep shooting holes in the bottom of the boat and they don’t know why the ship is sinking.” Milt Priggee on political cartooning in the fragile age of the American newspaper.
Bainbridge Performing Arts screens Winter’s Bone to correspond with their production of The Kentucky Cycle. Also look for Speakers Bureau presentations all around the state.
Join Speakers Bureau’s Alex Alben for Analog Days: How Technology Changed our Culture in Seattle and Richland.
Controversial veteran cartoonist Milt Priggee talks about the role of cartoonist as provocateur and truth-teller.
Priggee gives his Speakers Bureau presentation Political Cartooning: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow in Richland this Thursday (Nov. 21). And next week, check out the Small Press Fest in Seattle.
Join Humanities Washington for our next Think & Drink, Shaping the Neighborhood: The Downtown Plan for Yakima and the History of Urban Planning at Gilbert Cellars in Yakima Thursday (Nov. 14). Plus
The Walla Walla Big Idea Talks conversation series kicks off with The Next Seven Generations: Walla Walla in 2185. Plus: Speakers Bureau presentations, grant-funded events and poet laureate readings abound throughout the state.
The works of an innovative generation of filmmakers screen at the Northwest Film Forum throughout March as part of the grant-funded program L.A. Rebellion. Also upcoming: Speakers Bureau presentations, grant-funded public programs and other events around the state.
Recognition: A Conversation brings together members of the Yakama Indian Nation, Cowlitz Indian Tribe, Chinook Indian Nation and the public in Vancouver to talk about the impact and significance of federal recognition on a tribe. Also around the state: Speakers Bureau presentations, a Traveling Exhibit and grant-funded programs, including a film series, community read and art program for adults with dementia.
Speakers Bureau’s Eva Abram shares the story of Charles Mitchell, a slave in Washington state who made his break for freedom. Plus: Innovative grants-funded events abound throughout the state and programs for our Traveling Exhibit Hope in Hard Times,