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  • October 25
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  • Seabeck

From Homer to #hashtags: Our Changing Language

Though always evolving, language is undergoing an unprecedented shift, thanks to the digital age. Emojis, tweets, and hashtags are transforming how we write and converse. Some might argue that language has been diminished, but just as Homer’s epic Odyssey made sense of ancient Greece, a tweet can distill a feeling, a thought, or an idea. […]

  • When
  • 11:00 am, Friday
    October 25, 2019
  • Where
  • Seabeck Conference Center, Meeting House
    13395 Lagoon Drive NW
    Seabeck, WA 98380 United States
  • October 25
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  • Spokane

Bedtime Stories Spokane

Bedtime Stories Spokane 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
  • 5:30 pm, Friday
    October 25, 2019
  • Where
  • The Spokane Club
    1002 W Riverside Ave
    Spokane, WA 99201 United States
  • October 25
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  • Leavenworth

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Friday
    October 25, 2019
  • Where
  • Leavenworth Public Library
    700 US-2
    Leavenworth, WA 98826 United States
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