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  • October 26
  • |
  • Tacoma

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
  • 12:00 pm, Saturday
    October 26, 2019
  • Where
  • Tacoma Convention Center
    1500 Commerce
    Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
  • October 26
  • |
  • Moses Lake

Music with a Message: Songs of Social Change

Songs can be more than music—they can act as powerful tools for changing society. Acoustic trio Trillium-239 highlights notable social movements from the past 150 years that have been powered by song. Music has helped efforts to end slavery, secure voting rights, shorten wars, and promote civil rights, and provided a way to enact and […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    October 26, 2019
  • Where
  • Moses Lake Public Library
    418 E 5th Avenue
    Moses Lake, WA 98837 United States
  • October 26
  • |
  • MCCLEARY

Who Was Chief Seattle?

Chief Seattle wrote nothing down during his life, yet his words—both real and imagined—are known throughout the world. The result is a man made up of both historical and fictional aspects, from which conflicting messages can be gleaned. David M. Buerge, a biographer and a historian to the Duwamish Tribe, Seattle’s mother’s people, spent more […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    October 26, 2019
  • Where
  • McCleary Timberland Regional Library
    121 S 4TH ST
    MCCLEARY, WA 98557 United States
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