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Humanities Washington’s ongoing Think & Drink discussion series returns to Greenwood’s Naked City Brewery & Taphouse July 17 for State of the Unions: A Conversation on the Institution of Marriage. Social historian Stephanie Coontz, civic leader Anne Levinson and moderator Steve Scher will lead a conversation about marriage, offering both historical context and a consideration of recent same-sex marriage legislation.
Coontz is the author of Marriage, a History and teaches history and family studies at The Evergreen State College; she’s appeared in media ranging from The New York Times to The Colbert Report. Levinson is a LGBT community leader and advisor to Washington United for Marriage; she was formerly a municipal judge, Seattle deputy mayor and co-owner of the Seattle Storm. Scher is a longtime journalist for Seattle’s National Public Radio station, KUOW; currently, he is the senior host of Weekday.
*NOTE: These events can be PACKED, so get there at least 30 minutes early if you want a seat!
When: 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 17
Where: Naked City Brewery & Taphouse, 8564 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle, WA