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Events
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
7 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Two HIV activists who took part in early gene therapy trials to cure or control HIV and the scientist who led that research will be talking about their experiences at “Medical Angels."
Medical Angels
Thursday, August 22, 2019
7 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us for an exciting conversation with Lynda Mapes and David B. Williams, launching the paperback editions of Mapes’ Witness Tree and Williams’ Stories in Stone.
Lynda Mapes: Witness Tree and David B. Williams: Stories in Stone
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
At: non-library location
Author talk and Q&A with Black feminist writer and poet Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs.
Breathing Underwater: An Evening with Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
From the award-winning novelist comes a new narrative poem, a meditation on our journey through life. Guterson will be joined by the book’s illustrator Justin Gibbens.
David Guterson discusses 'Turn Around Time'
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join award-winning author Karen Treiger for a presentation and reading from her biography of Sam and Esther Goldberg, who repeatedly escaped the Nazis to survive the Holocaust.
Karen Treiger Discusses 'My Soul Is Filled with Joy: A Holocaust Story'
Saturday, September 21, 2019
2 – 3:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us to hear this personal account of a family grappling with America's opioid crisis.
Paula Becker discusses 'A House on Stilts'
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us to hear bestselling and award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson discuss her extraordinary new book about the influence of history on a contemporary family.
Jacqueline Woodson discusses 'Red at the Bone'
Saturday, October 12, 2019
7 – 9 p.m.
At: Central Library
Celebrate with award-winning authors at a free after-hours program at the Central Library!
2019 Washington State Book Awards
Thursday, October 17, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Come celebrate the first book of poetry about Fujitaro Kubota and garden in Rainier Beach named after him.
Spirited Stone: Lessons from Kubota’s Garden
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