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  • May 9
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  • Puyallup

Feminism and Popular Culture

Over the past few years, the question “Are you a feminist?” has become the new litmus test for young female celebrities. Their responses—which vary from Lady Gaga’s “I’m not a feminist. I hail men, I love men,” to Madonna’s “I’m not a feminist, I’m a humanist”—indicate a lack of clarity on what the term means, […]

  • When
  • 11:00 am, Tuesday
    May 9, 2017
  • Where
  • Pierce College Puyallup- Connection Cafe
    1601 39th Ave SE
    Puyallup, WA 98374 United States
  • May 9
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  • Toledo

The Razor’s Edge: The Washington Razor Clam Phenomenon

What brings thousands of men, women, and children to Washington’s sandy coastal beaches every year, braving weather and surf? The buried treasure known as the Pacific razor clam. Hunting and gathering these creatures has preoccupied Northwesterners from the time of the Native peoples to the present moment. Challenging to dig, delicious to eat, and providing […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Tuesday
    May 9, 2017
  • Where
  • Toledo Community Library
    241 Cowlitz St
    Toledo, WA 98591 United States
  • May 9
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  • Concrete

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall as he builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Marshall, a poet and professor at Gonzaga University, is the author most recently of Bugle (2014), which won […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Tuesday
    May 9, 2017
  • Where
  • Concrete Theatre
    45920 Main Street
    Concrete, WA 98237 United States
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