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Events for June 16, 2021

  • June 16
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  • Seattle

ONLINE: Always On: How to Turn Up the Volume on Everyday Communication

Is there such a thing as an “authentic self?” Though the phrase looks great on an inspirational poster, we are constantly in flux. You may act differently as a friend or a romantic partner, as a worker or a boss, or as a student or a teacher. We are all performing every day, and these […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Wednesday
    June 16, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Seattle, United States
  • June 16
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ONLINE: Comic-Book Reality: Superheroes and the Power of Representation

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
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    June 16, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    United States
  • June 16
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  • Kenmore

ONLINE: Let It Not Happen Again: Lessons of the Japanese American Exclusion

In March of 1942, 227 Japanese Americans were forcibly removed from their homes on Bainbridge Island by the US Army. Starting with this small community, a national strategy began, with more than 120,000 Japanese American men, women, and children forcibly removed and incarcerated during World War II. Clarence Moriwaki shares the story of Bainbridge Island—the […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    June 16, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Kenmore, United States
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