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  • May 20
  • |
  • Auburn

Feminism and Popular Culture

Over the past few years, the question “Are you a feminist?” has become the new litmus test for young female celebrities. Their responses—which vary from Lady Gaga’s “I’m not a feminist. I hail men, I love men,” to Madonna’s “I’m not a feminist, I’m a humanist”—indicate a lack of clarity on what the term means, […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Sunday
    May 20, 2018
  • Where
  • White River Valley Museum
    918 H Street SE
    Auburn, WA 98002 United States
  • May 20
  • |
  • SeaTac

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
  • 2:00 pm, Sunday
    May 20, 2018
  • Where
  • SeaTac City Hall
    4800 S 188th Street
    SeaTac, WA 98188 United States
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