As a White American woman, a convert to Islam, and writer of the Pakistani-American superhero series Ms. Marvel, G. Willow Wilson has to navigate multiple fault lines of American identity.
The surprisingly long history of conspiracy theories in US politics.
Right in time for the presidential conventions, join us for “American Rage: Division and Anger in US Politics,” a Think and Drink in Seattle on July 12.
The traveling exhibit Political Pioneers: The Women Lawmakers celebrated 82 women elected to legislative positions between 1912 and 1982 and traveled to over 30 locations around our state.
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,
The Hazel Miller Conversations in the Humanities series kicks off with a discussion led by acclaimed Asian-American author Shawn Wong. Plus: Humanities Washington’s first Think & Drink of 2013 and Speakers Bureau presentations throughout the state.
The author of I-502 and a Seattle Police Sergeant will discuss how legalization of marijuana is likely to affect policy and culture in Washington.
Sen. Kohl-Welles talks with The Conversation’s Ross Reynolds about the progress we’ve made fighting human trafficking and the work that still needs to be done.
Plus a series of political Think & Drinks just in time for the 2012 election, Speakers Bureau presentations across the state, grant-funded events and Washington State Poet Laureate presentations.
Conversation at Yakima’s Gilbert Cellars on Nov. 7 explores the changing shape of news coverage.