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Events for October 21, 2021

  • October 21
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  • Freeland

ONLINE: Umoja (Unity): Sustaining African Cultural Arts

Explore the depth and significance of African culture, from its communal philosophies to its lively song and dance. In this interactive talk—part presentation and part performance—artist Afua Kouyaté shares pieces of African culture and folkloric traditions like the Nguzo Saba, or “seven principles,” of Kwanzaa, which include values like umoja (unity), ujima (collective responsibility), and […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Thursday
    October 21, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Freeland, United States
  • October 21
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  • Richland

IN PERSON: Will the 2020s Roar like the 1920s?

A pandemic, protests, and economic jolts ushered in the so-called “Roaring Twenties.” Americans adjusted in ways both innovative and counterproductive. What lessons from the 1920s can we apply to our own looming 20s? Historian William Woodward charts the eerily familiar developments of a century ago: shattered idealism, social clashes, domestic terrorism, culture wars, disorienting technologies, […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Thursday
    October 21, 2021
  • Where
  • Richland Public Library
    955 Northgate Dr
    Richland, WA 99352 United States
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