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  • October 23
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  • Burlington

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
  • 6:30 pm, Tuesday
    October 23, 2018
  • Where
  • Burlington Public Library
    820 E. Washington Avenue
    Burlington, WA 98233 United States
  • October 23
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  • Chelan

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
  • 6:30 pm, Tuesday
    October 23, 2018
  • Where
  • Chelan Public Library
    216 North Emerson Street
    Chelan, WA 98816 United States
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