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  • May 17
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  • University Place

The Ancient Fruitcake: What Really, Really Old Food Tells Us about History, Culture, Love, and Memory

This talk is not about the old leftovers in the fridge. It is about food that is so old, so unusual, or so meaningful, that no one dares throw it away. Discover the foods archeologists have found buried with mummies, the petrified banana so appealing it sparked a Banana Museum, the 350-year-old fruitcake handed down […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 17, 2017
  • Where
  • University Place Library
    3609 Market Place W, Ste. 100
    University Place, WA 98466 United States
  • May 17
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  • Seattle

Burn It Down: A Beginner’s Guide to Populism

Massive movements like the Tea Party and The Resistance vow to stop the President at every turn. Candidates are raging against the very government they seek to lead. Bernie Sanders’s candidacy—and Donald Trump’s victory—were fueled by fury against an entrenched political class. And across the Atlantic, that same anger propelled Britain’s exit from the European […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 17, 2017
  • Where
  • Naked City Brewery and Taphouse
    8564 Greenwood Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103 United States
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