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Events for November 17, 2021

  • November 17
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  • Ellensburg

ONLINE: American Democracy’s Indigenous Roots and Future

History books teach us that the Founding Fathers birthed American democracy, but do not reveal the Indigenous sources of inspiration that guided their vision. The Haudenosaunee Confederacy’s Great Law of Peace—uniting six Nations in an alliance that predates the American Constitution by centuries—served as a powerful example to men such as Benjamin Franklin, who benefited […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Wednesday
    November 17, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Ellensburg, United States
  • November 17
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  • Walla Walla

ONLINE: An Appetite for Film: Food in the Movies

A film can build tension through editing, just like a simmering stew builds flavor through a slow dance between ingredients. Putting food and film together, however, opens movie lovers up to a slew of wonderful experiences and shared memories. Food can help us to identify with characters who bond over meals, explore ideas about identity […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Wednesday
    November 17, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Walla Walla, United States
  • November 17
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  • Okanogan

ONLINE: Telling Your Story: A Personal Essay Workshop

Our life stories are a means for connection—a tender offering in a troubled era. Part reportage and part reflection, personal essays can reveal hidden truths about ourselves, our families, and our societies. In this interactive and generative writing workshop, Kristen Millares Young will help participants tell their own stories. Available in English and Spanish, each […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Wednesday
    November 17, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Okanogan, United States
  • November 17
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  • Anacortes

ONLINE: American Democracy’s Indigenous Roots and Future

History books teach us that the Founding Fathers birthed American democracy, but do not reveal the Indigenous sources of inspiration that guided their vision. The Haudenosaunee Confederacy’s Great Law of Peace—uniting six Nations in an alliance that predates the American Constitution by centuries—served as a powerful example to men such as Benjamin Franklin, who benefited […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    November 17, 2021
  • Where
  • Anacortes Public Library
    1220 10th St
    Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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