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American Visionaries: Immigration Innovation & Freedom Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, 6:30 – 9 p.m.
American Visionaries: Immigration Innovation & Freedom
Event typeLibrary Program
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceChildren, Teens, Adults, ESL, LEAP
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us for an evening of personal talks celebrating the vital contributions of immigrants as they help shape a vibrant, plural vision of America.
DescriptionImmigrants are the heartbeat of our American story and are a vital part of our state’s entrepreneurial and cultural community, propelling innovation and helping to define our region’s civic vision. The Seattle Public Library and Pecha Kucha Seattle are proud to present PKN SEA vol. 70: American Visionaries - Immigration. Innovation & Civic Vision, an evening of personal talks celebrating the vital contributions of immigrants as they help shape a vibrant, plural vision of America.


PRESENTERS INCLUDE:

Luis Ortega - Storytellers for Change // MyTam Nguyen - Public Servant // Yurij Rudensky - Columbia Legal Services // Ardo Hersi - RadioActive Youth Media, Seattle // Rekha Kuver - Seattle Public Library // Scott Kurashige - University of Washington, Bothell School of Interdisciplinary Studies
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
Recorded for PodcastThis event will be recorded for future podcast.
Contact Info*Central Library 206-386-4636 or Ask a Librarian
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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