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  • April 14
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  • Spokane

ONLINE: 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
  • 10:30 am, Wednesday
    April 14, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Spokane, United States
  • April 14
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  • Seattle

ONLINE: Is Truth Really Dead in America?

Alternative facts, fake news, post-truth—these phrases have flooded the American conversation over the past several years. But how bad is it really, and what can we, as a society and as individuals, do to be better informed? WSU professor Steven Stehr investigates the roots and consequences of the erosion of truth, with a focus on […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 14, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Seattle, United States
  • April 14
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  • Bellingham

Washington State Poet Laureate Passing of the Laurel

You are invited to a celebration of Rena Priest’s appointment by Governor Jay Inslee as Washington State’s 6th Poet Laureate. This very special event is organized and hosted by the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, Humanities Washington, ArtsWA (the WA State Arts Commission), and the Washington Center for the Book. Past Laureates Claudia Castro Luna, Tod Marshall, […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 14, 2021
  • Where
  • ONLINE
    Bellingham, United States
  • April 14
  • |
  • Spokane

ONLINE: 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
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    April 14, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Spokane, United States
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