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  • March 21
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  • Des Moines

Washington’s Undiscovered Feminists

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, remember some of the remarkable, but often unsung, women of the Pacific Northwest. Writer Mayumi Tsutakawa presents five “woman warriors” in the arts and journalism whose inspiring stories reach back to the early years of our region. Meet the pioneering photographer Imogen Cunningham, Black American jazz […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Thursday
    March 21, 2019
  • Where
  • Logan Hall (Gardens Building), Wesley Homes
    816 S 216th St
    Des Moines, WA 98198 United States
  • March 21
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  • Spokane

Is Truth Really Dead in America?

Alternative facts, fake news, post-truth—these phrases have flooded the American conversation over the past several years. But how bad is it really, and what can we, as a society and as individuals, do to be better informed? WSU professor Steven Stehr investigates the roots and consequences of the erosion of truth, with a focus on […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Thursday
    March 21, 2019
  • Where
  • North Central High School
    1600 N Howard
    Spokane, WA 99205 United States
  • March 21
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  • Kennewick

She Traveled Solo: Strong Women in the Early 20th Century

During a 5,000 mile solo bicycle ride from southern California to Maine, Tessa Hulls heard the same thing daily: that a woman can’t travel alone. She began researching other women who traveled solo in different ways, and became fascinated with many in stories from the early 20th century: explorers, mountaineers, and even a circus performer—women […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Thursday
    March 21, 2019
  • Where
  • East Benton County Historical Society and Museum
    205 Keewaydin Drive
    Kennewick, WA 99336 United States
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