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  • July 25
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  • Des Moines

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
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    July 25, 2018
  • Where
  • Woodmont Library
    26809 Pacific Highway S.
    Des Moines, WA 98198 United States
  • July 25
  • |
  • Clallam Bay

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
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    July 25, 2018
  • Where
  • Clallam Bay Branch Library
    16990 Highway 112
    Clallam Bay, WA 98326 United States
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