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  • April 3
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  • Quincy

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
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 3, 2019
  • Where
  • Quincy Public Library
    208 Central Avenue S
    Quincy, WA 98848 United States
  • April 3
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  • Friday Harbor

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, Wednesday
    April 3, 2019
  • Where
  • San Juan Island Library
    1010 Guard St
    Friday Harbor, Washington 98250 United States
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