A poem by Spokane’s first poet laureate, Thom Caraway.
Fruits and pies have a cutesy reputation. But beneath their sweetness lies something deeper, says writer and baker Kate Lebo.
The fourth of a five-part series featuring poetry by Washington State writers, with each poem influenced by our state’s people, places, and culture. The poems are excerpted from a new anthology, WA129.
Walter, a New York Times-bestselling author, and Kongsgaard, a philanthropist, will be honored at the 2017 Bedtime Stories fundraising events in October.
The Washington State Book Award winner is the first Eastern Washington resident to hold the position.
Spokane-based author Sharma Shields reflects on magic, myths and the inspiration of Pacific Northwest landscape for her writing.
Author Jamie Ford can’t help but get history stuck in his fiction. For Humanities Washington’s October 17th fundraising event, he has penned a new story that is set in Spokane near the start of World War I.
This installment of 40 Years of Washington Stories shares the background of our Bedtime Stories fundraiser, begun 16 years ago in 1999. Join us this year for Bedtime Stories events in Seattle and Spokane!
Join Humanities Washington and the Spokane County Library for a talk on the history of the Great Depression in Spokane. Also look for Speakers Bureau and Traveling Exhibit events throughout the state.
Discuss the movies of the 1930s, from Frankenstein to Gone with the Wind at the North Spokane Library this Thursday. Also catch Speaker Bureau presentations all around the state.