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  • November 5
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  • Lacey

Writing in the Margins: Transforming the Stories We Tell about Race

Humans have evolved and maintained our integrity as a species because of our ability to collectively create and tell stories. But what happens when those stories divide, segregate, and even encourage violence among us? Understand the narratives of contemporary literature, film, and popular culture that separate the human species along manufactured racial lines. In this […]

  • When
  • 4:00 pm, Monday
    November 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Lacey Timberland Library
    500 College St SE
    Lacey, WA 98503 United States
  • November 5
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  • Coupeville

Coming Home: How the Humanities Helps Soldiers Find Meaning After War

What is the true nature of war, and how does the experience of war affect the human heart? How have the myths and realities of combat, and the invisible wounds of war, been portrayed over the ages? This talk shares stories of the men and women who signed up to serve during the wars in […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Monday
    November 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Coupeville Library
    788 NW Alexander St
    Coupeville, WA 98239 United States
  • November 5
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  • Spokane

An Evening with Nicholas Kristof

The day before the 2018 midterm elections, join us for an evening with New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof. Perhaps best known for his coverage of global events, Kristof has twice won the Pulitzer Prize for covering Tiananmen Square and the genocide in Darfur. He is also a best-selling author with his wife Sheryl WuDunn, […]

  • When
  • 7:30 pm, Monday
    November 5, 2018
  • Where
  • John J. Hemmingson Center
    702 E Desmet Ave
    Spokane, WA 99202 United States
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