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  • July 14
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  • Redmond

ONLINE: 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
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    July 14, 2020
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Redmond, United States
  • July 14
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  • Port Angeles

ONLINE: Tangled: Why Your Hair Matters to Society

Hair is simply a collection of protein filaments that sprout from our scalp, yet it carries great meaning for us and our society. From twists and tapers to braids and buns, what’s on top of our head and how it is received by others often reflects society’s standards of beauty and desirability. Using song, video, […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Tuesday
    July 14, 2020
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Port Angeles, United States
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