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  • puyallup

Emerald Street: Race, Class, Culture, and the History of Hip Hop in the Northwest

From its beginnings in 1979, to Sir Mix-a-lot’s “Posse on Broadway,” to Macklemore, Northwest hip hop has been informed by local history as well as the diversity that defined the scene. Discover the history behind not only the Northwest’s Grammy-winning rappers, but its world champion break dance crew, its internationally read hip-hop magazine, the producers […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Tuesday
    November 14, 2017
  • Where
  • Pierce College Puyallup
    1606 39th ave se
    puyallup, wa 98374 United States
  • November 14
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  • Manson

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
  • 6:00 pm, Tuesday
    November 14, 2017
  • Where
  • Manson Public Library
    80 Wapato Way
    Manson, WA 98831 United States
  • November 14
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  • Sequim

The Long Haul: Stories of Human Migration

For more than 200,000 years, Homo sapiens have been moving around the planet, sometimes drawn and sometimes driven by a host of natural and man-made forces: drought, floods, crop failure, war, the quest for survival, or the hope of a better future. Examine the roots and the routes of human migration from our beginnings in […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Tuesday
    November 14, 2017
  • Where
  • Sequim Branch Library
    630 N. Sequim Ave.
    Sequim, WA 98382 United States
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