Readings & Lectures

17 Resentment Court Book Release

Rendezvous JewelBox Theater
11/15/2018 through 11/15/2018

Book release event for 17 Resentment Court, a crime novel by “Uptight Seattleite” writer David Stoesz.

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Adam Hochschild

Seattle University
11/13/2018 through 11/13/2018

Author and journalist Adam Hochschild has spent his decades-long career offering us insight into the ills of imperialism, …

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Adrienne Mayor

Seattle University
12/3/2018 through 12/3/2018

The first robot to walk the earth was a bronze giant called Talos. This wondrous machine was created …

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Alex Rosenblat

University Lutheran Church
11/27/2018 through 11/27/2018

Silicon Valley technology is transforming the way we work, and Uber is among the startup companies leading the …

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Ampersand Live

Moore Theatre
10/25/2018 through 10/25/2018

An evening of storytelling about people and place. Live stage show about nature, cities, community and critters. Hosted …

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Anthony Ray Hinton

Town Hall Seattle
4/30/2019 through 4/30/2019

Anthony Ray Hinton was released in April 2015 after spending 30 years on Alabama’s death row for a …

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Artists in Conversation: Abraham Avnisan, Caitlin Berrigan, micha cárdenas, and Patrick Staff

Henry Art Gallery
10/27/2018 through 10/27/2018

In this ongoing series, we gather with artists and practitioners to gain new insights into how ideas within …

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Ballast: An Intimate Reading

Frye Art Museum
11/1/2018 through 11/1/2018

In conjunction with his solo exhibition Ballast, Quenton Baker has selected three of his most beloved poets to …

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Barbara Kingsolver

Benaroya Hall
10/25/2018 through 10/25/2018

Renowned American novelist Barbara Kingsolver, author of the instant classics “Flight Behavior,” “The Poisonwood Bible,” and “The Lacuna,” …

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Blair Imani

The Riveter
11/9/2018 through 11/9/2018

Despite making huge contributions to the liberation movements of the last century, numerous trailblazers of progress are traditionally …

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Bob Woodward

Paramount Theatre
11/28/2018 through 11/28/2018

Watergate’s theme of secret government is a common thread throughout Woodward’s career that has spawned 19 books – …

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C.J. Chivers

Rainier Arts Center
10/28/2018 through 10/28/2018

More than 2.7 million Americans have served in Afghanistan or Iraq since September 11, 2001. Reporter C.J. Chivers …

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