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  • March 1
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  • Ellensburg

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
  • 5:30 pm, Thursday
    March 1, 2018
  • Where
  • Museum of Culture & Environment
    1200 Wildcat Way
    Ellensburg, WA 98926 United States
  • March 1
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  • Kennewick

The Truth and I: Reading Betty MacDonald in the Age of Memoir

Betty MacDonald burst onto the American literary scene in 1945 with her memoir, The Egg and I, a tartly witty tale about operating a chicken ranch on Washington’s dauntingly wild Olympic Peninsula. Betty’s vivacity, offbeat humor, and sparklingly irreverent take on life captured a public ready to laugh again after the grim, hard years of […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Thursday
    March 1, 2018
  • Where
  • East Benton Co. Historical Society & Museum
    205 Keewaydin Dr
    Kennewick, WA 99336 United States
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