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Ad Can Can presents French Kiss playing February 10 through May 28


Ad Tim Smith-Stewart/Jeffrey Azevedo: Waiting for Oblivion


National Geographic Live: The Risky Science of Exploration Readings & Talks

Benaroya Hall Downtown $26-$46


Steve Scher: Town Hall Past and Future Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill Free


Zarqa Nawaz Readings & Talks

Elliott Bay Book Company Capitol Hill Free


Thalia Field Book Launch with Beryl Clark and Gabrielle Bates Readings & Talks

Hugo House Capitol Hill Free


Kivalina: A Climate Change Story Readings & Talks

Chocolati Cafe Greenwood


Aid for Syria Community & Civics

Atrium Downtown $40


Deepak Chopra Readings & Talks

Center for Spiritual Living Sand Point Sold Out


Dear White People Theater & Dance

Theatre Off Jackson Chinatown-International District $30/$40/$100


Alex George Readings & Talks

University Book Store University District


Bill Hayes Readings & Talks

Elliott Bay Book Company Capitol Hill Free


Tracie Frank Mayer and Dr. Michelle Terry: Here's to Life! Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill Free


Ernestine Hayes Readings & Talks

Third Place Books Seward Park Rainier Valley Free


Gaslighting in Government Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5 (Standby Only)


Culture Jamming? – What Do We Do Now, Part 3 Resistance & Solidarity

Vermillion Capitol Hill Free


Manners: A Book Release Party Readings & Talks

The Factory Capitol Hill


Rosa Liksom Readings & Talks

Elliott Bay Book Company Capitol Hill Free


Bonnie Rochman in Conversation with Julie Metzger Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


Bonnie Rochman: The Gene Machine Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $5


Ellen Bass Readings & Talks

McCaw Hall Seattle Center


George Saunders Readings & Talks

Town Hall First Hill $35/$40


Julian Agyeman Readings & Talks

Kane Hall University District Free


Braden Abraham in Conversation With Kristin Leahey and Scott Magelssen Readings & Talks

Folio: The Seattle Athenaeum Downtown $5


Contagious Exchanges Readings & Talks

Hugo House First Hill First Hill Free


Daniel Pinchbeck Readings & Talks

University Book Store University District Free


David Williams: Seattle Walks Readings & Talks

Central Library Downtown Free


Patricia McConnell Readings & Talks

Third Place Books Lake Forest Park Out of Town Free


Ben Fountain Readings & Talks

Benaroya Hall Downtown $20-$80


Sarah Britton: Dinner Celebration Food & Drink

Tallulah's Capitol Hill $75


Migration Stories Readings & Talks

Seattle Art Museum Downtown


Ashley Gallegos Readings & Talks

Queen Anne Book Company Queen Anne Free

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