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  • May 12
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  • Redmond

American Muslims: History, Culture, and Politics

Too often, Muslims are still discussed as “the other” in American society—a group confined to discussions about marginalization or radicalization. But these discussions have largely ignored that the American Muslim experience is an American experience. Led by University of Washington Tacoma professor Turan Kayaoglu, this talk explores how American Muslim identities have shaped and been […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Friday
    May 12, 2017
  • Where
  • Trilogy at Redmond Ridge
    23215 NE Greens Crossing Road
    Redmond, WA 98053 United States
  • May 12
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  • Redmond

Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories, and Paranoia in America

Anti-establishment candidates rail against the government they seek to lead; populist groups like the Tea Party or Occupy Wall Street howl about corruption in political and economic institutions; and wild conspiracy theories abound. Has American politics always been so crazy? With political science professor Cornell Clayton, explore how American politics has become an arena for […]

  • When
  • 1:30 pm, Friday
    May 12, 2017
  • Where
  • Fairwinds Redmond
    9988 Avondale Rd NE
    Redmond, WA 98052 United States
  • May 12
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  • Vashon

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
  • 8:00 pm, Friday
    May 12, 2017
  • Where
  • Red Bicycle Bar & Restaurant
    17618 Vashon Hwy SW
    Vashon, WA 98070 United States
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