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  • July 18
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  • Redmond

The Hidden History of America’s Favorite Music

Songs like “Camptown Races” and “Turkey in the Straw” are the basis of America’s soundtrack, but there is a troubling side to some of our country’s most recognizable songs. A significant part of our country’s shared musical heritage emerged from 19th century blackface minstrelsy. Minstrelsy was the first uniquely American entertainment, and the first American […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    July 18, 2017
  • Where
  • Redmond Senior Center
    8703 160 Ave NE
    Redmond, WA 98052 United States
  • July 18
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  • Bonney Lake

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
  • 7:00 pm, Tuesday
    July 18, 2017
  • Where
  • Bonney Lake Library
    18501 90th St. E.
    Bonney Lake, WA 98391 United States
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