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  • March 27
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  • Yakima

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
  • 12:00 pm, Wednesday
    March 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Yakima Valley Museum
    2105 Tieton Drive
    Yakima, WA 98902 United States
  • March 27
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  • Wenatchee

Sticky Subject: The History and Culture of Sugar

When King Henry VIII wanted three pounds of sugar for his guests at an important banquet, he had a tough time getting it. Now the average American eats that much sugar in a single week. Once a rare, exotic ingredient, sugar has become a dietary staple, leaving its sticky fingerprints all over the globe. Anthropologist […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    March 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Wenatchee Public Library
    310 Douglas Street
    Wenatchee, WA 98801 United States
  • March 27
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  • Port Hadlock

From Mexican to Mexican-American: A Family Immigration Story

As immigration has become more hotly debated in the United States, the arguments have become cartoonish, with one side often painted as naïve and another as xenophobic. What has become lost is the human story of immigration to America, with all its complexity, heartache, and hope. Professor Carlos Gil sought to understand immigration by tracing […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    March 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Jefferson County Library
    620 Cedar Ave
    Port Hadlock, WA 98339 United States
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