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AAUP-UW Forum: Inauguration Day Shooting Readings & Talks

Kane Hall University District Free


Asia Talks: Preserving the Floating World Readings & Talks

Seattle Art Museum Downtown $25


ARCADE Spring Salon: A Conversation with Bill Buxton Readings & Talks

The Cloud Room Capitol Hill $20


An Evening with Peter Ker Walker: The Making of Seattle's Largest Public Park Readings & Talks

University of Washington University District Free


John Boylan's Conversation: Should We Love Our Work? Readings & Talks

Vermillion Capitol Hill


Microbial Allies Beneath Our Feet & In Our Bodies Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


Rachel Pearson: 
No Apparent Distress
 Readings & Talks

University Book Store University District Free


Science in the City: Seeking Life Beyond Earth Readings & Talks

Pacific Science Center Seattle Center $5


Seattle Opera Lecture Series Music

Pigott Building Capitol Hill Free


Tobi Hill-Meyer and Friends Readings & Talks

Elliott Bay Book Company Capitol Hill Free


Alzheimer's Talks: A Conversation with Michael Reagan Readings & Talks

Benaroya Hall Downtown $25-$75


Jeffrey Tambor Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $10-$145


Drawing the Features of the Head Art

Gage Academy of Art Capitol Hill $15/class


Holocaust Center Lunch & Learn Series: Resistance Readings & Talks

Holocaust Center for Humanity Downtown $10


Artist Talk: Jeffrey Veregge & "Salish Geek" Readings & Talks

Stonington Gallery Pioneer Square Free


Gideon Rachman Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


Rob Bell: What is the Bible? Readings & Talks

University Book Store University District


Displaced: Refugee Voices in Conversation Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


Bawdy Storytelling's "Love the One You're With" Readings & Talks

Re-bar Downtown $20/$30


A Political Economy of the Senses Readings & Talks

Jacob Lawrence Gallery University District


Jonathan Rosenblum Readings & Talks

Seattle Public Library, Capitol Hill Branch Capitol Hill Free


The Denise Levertov Award with Richard Rodriguez Readings & Talks

415 Westlake South Lake Union Free


J. Robert Lennon and Elissa Washuta Readings & Talks

Elliott Bay Book Company Capitol Hill Free


Lena Khalaf Tuffaha: Water and Salt Readings & Talks

Kane Hall University District Free


China Miéville Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


An Evening with James Kakalios Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $31.78


Bushwick Book Club Music

Annex Theatre Capitol Hill $10


Geoff Mann: Keynesianism, Political Economy, and Revolution Readings & Talks

University Book Store University District Free


Marcus Harrison Green Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


Made at Hugo House Mid-Year Reading Readings & Talks

Hugo House Capitol Hill Free

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