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  • March 20
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  • La Conner

Not Just for Kids: How Children’s Literature Inspires Bold Conversations

Children’s books such as Curious George and Goodnight Moon are often beloved by children, sparking their imaginations and providing warmth and comfort. But books like these can also inspire adults— helping us to imagine ourselves in a new way and think about society from a new perspective. In this talk, University of Washington lecturer Anu […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Monday
    March 20, 2017
  • Where
  • Museum of Northwest Art
    121 S. First Street
    La Conner, WA 98257 United States
  • March 20
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  • Bellevue

The Truth and I: Reading Betty MacDonald in the Age of Memoir

Betty MacDonald burst onto the American literary scene in 1945 with her memoir, The Egg and I, a tartly witty tale about operating a chicken ranch on Washington’s dauntingly wild Olympic Peninsula. Betty’s vivacity, offbeat humor, and sparklingly irreverent take on life captured a public ready to laugh again after the grim, hard years of […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Monday
    March 20, 2017
  • Where
  • Newport Way Library
    14250 SE Newport Way
    Bellevue, WA 98006 United States
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