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  • December 9
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  • Oak Harbor

The Written Image: Blending Poetry with the Visual Arts

Discover the fascinating work that can result when visual arts and poetry collide. Poet Shin Yu Pai discusses the history of artist-poet collaborations and creative innovation in American literature. During the talk, she shows her work as a writer, her commissions for both art and cultural museums, and her work with painters, photographers, installation artists, […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    December 9, 2017
  • Where
  • Oak Harbor Library
    1000 SE Regatta Dr.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277 United States
  • December 9
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  • Lynden

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
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    December 9, 2017
  • Where
  • Lynden Pioneer Museum
    217 Front St.
    Lynden, WA 98264 United States
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