A Feminist Survival Guide to Seattle
When: Thursday, June 5th at 7:30PM
Where: Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Avenue
Cost: $5-50, buy tickets here
The author of 13 books, Rebecca Solnit writes on art, landscape, public and collective life, ecology, politics, feminism, hope, meandering, reverie, memory, and the power of story. Her most recent work, The Faraway Nearby, explores the ways we make our lives out of stories, and how we are connected by empathy, by narrative, and by imagination. Her earlier books include River of Shadows: Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West (2004), for which she received a Guggenheim, the National Book Critics Circle Award in criticism, and the Lannan Literary Award. She recently published her book of essays called “Men Explain Things to Me,” in which she muses about mansplaining and its broader cultural implications. Solnit also spoke to Democracy Now about the misogynist UCSB shootings.
Presented by: Seattle Arts & Lectures as part of its Literary/Arts Series.
Tickets: Season subscriptions are on sale now here. Single tickets $5-$50 here, at 206/621-2230, or at the door.
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