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  • October 11
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  • Moses Lake

Four-Color Reality: How Comic Books and the Real World Shape Each Other

Since their debut in the 1930s, comic books have been a regular part of our pop-culture landscape. While often dismissed as escapist entertainment, these pulp treasures also provide a fascinating lens through which to view our nation’s past, present and potential future. In this interactive presentation, journalist and educator T. Andrew Wahl explores how everything […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    October 11, 2019
  • Where
  • Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
    401 S. Balsam St
    Moses Lake, Washington 98837 United States
  • October 11
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  • Seattle

Bedtime Stories Seattle

Bedtime Stories Seattle is our annual fundraiser in support of Humanities Washington’s work. The event raises critical funds to create “public squares” across the state—places where communities come together to explore ideas and new perspectives. At Bedtime Stories, Northwest writers unveil original short stories created just for the event. Please join us for an evening […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    October 11, 2019
  • Where
  • Fairmont Olympic Hotel
    411 University St
    Seattle, WA 98101 United States
  • October 11
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  • Tenino

Civil Conversation in an Angry Age

At what point does a conversation become a battle? Why do some opinions inflame our emotions, leading to anger, fights, and even the end of relationships with family and friends? Philosopher David E. Smith takes a deep look at those moments when civility breaks down. By mapping the structure of how we converse, and digging […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Friday
    October 11, 2019
  • Where
  • Tenino Timberland Library
    172 Central Ave W
    Tenino, WA 98589 United States
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