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NAAM 2018: Everyday Black
2 months ago

NAAM 2018: Everyday Black

By Carla Bell January 8, 2018

With just three months at the post, Eve Sanford, the new Education & Public Programs Director at Northwest African American Museum, shows zeal and confidence. …
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A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration – Review
3 months ago

A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration – Review

By Carla Bell December 2, 2017

Tucked into the dimly lit and cozy corners of Seattle’s Taproot Theatre Company, small groups huddled over hot drinks, sometimes wine. Paula Vogel’s A Civil …
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Cultural Equity: An Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates
3 months ago

Cultural Equity: An Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates

By Carla Bell November 27, 2017

A standard Seattle November night at Benaroya Hall, inside as much as out. Donning brands such as Patagonia, North Face, REI, Merrill, and …
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The Pilgrim’s Progress
3 months ago

The Pilgrim’s Progress

By Carla Bell November 20, 2017

John Bunyan’s The Pilgrim’s Progress is a two-part tale of interpretive literary work. It’s described as a depiction of the life and struggles of …
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Race, Ethnicity, Genealogy, and Nationality: Making a Difference, Literally
3 months ago

Race, Ethnicity, Genealogy, and Nationality: Making a Difference, Literally

By Carla Bell November 13, 2017

We opened this series with discussion of race as structure – a web of restrictions, obstacle, and hindrances for …
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Día de los Muertos: Honoring Life, Celebrating Death
4 months ago

Día de los Muertos: Honoring Life, Celebrating Death

By Carla Bell October 24, 2017

Many of us shrug at this holiday and think to ourselves, “Oh, I’m sure it’s basically the same as Halloween by another name. …
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Lit Crawl 2017: You’re Booked
4 months ago

Lit Crawl 2017: You’re Booked

By Carla Bell October 18, 2017

There’s something about Lit Crawl that feels just our own. It’s distinctly Seattle, like Velcro sandals in the rain, Lake Washington on opening …
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