• Richard White

    Richard White, December 9

    American historian and MacArthur fellow Richard White discusses "Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America" with KUOW Public Radio "Weekday" host Steve Scher.

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    David Tirschwell, December 7

    David Tirschwell, M.D., will talk about prevention, symptoms, diagnosis and outcomes after stroke.

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  • Clay Jenkinson

    Clay Jenkinson, December 4

    Clay Jenkinson presents his portrayal of Meriwether Lewis, who with his friend William Clark, led the most successful exploration of American history -- one that made Lewis and Clark and Sacagawea principle figures in American mythology.

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  • Peter Sis

    Peter Sis, November 22

    In his first book for adults, celebrated children's book author and illustrator Sís presents an illustrated adaptation of a 12th century Sufi epic poem, "The Conference of the Birds."

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  • Fariba Nawa

    Fariba Nawa, November 20

    Afghan American journalist Fariba Nawa discusses "Opium Nation: Child Brides, Drug Lords, and One Woman's Journey Through Afghanistan."

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  • Langston Hughes: Poems at Play

    Langston Hughes: Poems at Play, November 12

    In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Broadway debut of "Black Nativity," come preview this year's Seattle Theatre Group performance of "Black Nativity" and hear Langston Hughes' poetry.

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    The Scoop on Food, November 10

    Join The Seattle Times and luminaries of the local food scene for a lively conversation about what it's like to both create and write about cuisine in the Pacific Northwest. Karen Gaudette moderates a panel that features: Nancy Leson, Kathy Casey, Greg Atkinson, and Matthew Amster-Burton.

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  • 2011 Jack Straw Writers Program

    Jack Straw Writers Program, November 5

    Readings by 10 local writers in the 2011 Jack Straw Writers Program. This event featured readings by: Nassim Assefi, Donald Fels, Debra Jarvis, Robert Lamirande, Anne McDuffie, Annette Spaulding-Convy, Harold Taw, Ann Teplick, Nora Wendl, and Maritess Zurbano.

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  • The Outcasts

    John Flanagan, November 4

    John Flanagan, author of The Ranger's Apprentice series reads from "The Outcasts," his new Brotherband Chronicles set in the world of Skandians and Araluens.

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  • Hakim Said

    Hakim Said, November 2

    Receive up-to-date and reliable advice on the latest plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures from Hakim Said, M.D., assistant professor at the University of Washington.

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