Stories with 'conversation' tag

Seattle Arts & Lectures Literary Arts Series: A Conversation with Zadie Smith

Zadie Smith is one of the world’s preeminent fiction and non-fiction writers. Her novels include White Teeth, The Autograph Man, On Beauty, and Swing Time, among others; and her many non-fiction works on a range of subjects from pop culture to politics are collected in Changing My Mind: Occasional Essaysand 2018’s Feel Free.

/ November 29, 2018

Civic Cocktail: American Lands + New Leadership

Presented in partnership with Seattle Channel American Lands Sally Jewell, the former CEO of REI and U.S. Secretary of the Interior discusses conservation, land use, climate change and much more. New Leadership New King County Sheriff Mitzi Johanknecht and Interim Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best discuss their new positions, police-community relations and their priorities in […]

/ January 3, 2018

We the Public

November 8 marks one full year since Election 2016. Join your neighbors and local artists in Westlake Park as we reflect on this year in American politics and dialogue. Come grab some free hot chocolate while it lasts, see some art and performances exploring the topic of how we talk about politics today, and share […]

/ October 3, 2017

Seattle City Council Position 8 + 9 Debate

Seattle CityClub and Seattle Public Library present a Seattle City Council debate, moderated by Q13 FOX News’ C.R. Douglas, for positions no. 8 and 9 on October 18th, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m (doors open at 5:30 p.m.) at Central Library. Q13 FOX will livestream the debate from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Council Position No. […]

/ October 9, 2017

What should every Seattleite know? Help us make a top ten list

A project focused on creating a list of things that every American should know inspired us to ask you this: What should every Seattleite know?

/ August 31, 2017

‘I want to stay curious’ and other takeaways from a trip across the political divide

‘It can be a powerful experience to step out of your own echo chamber.’ People from liberal King County, Washington, and conservative Sherman County, Oregon, share their thoughts after they sat down one-on-one with each other to talk about the country.

/ March 8, 2017

Why this Seattleite started a project to bring Trump voters and Hillary voters together

Seattle’s Bo Zhang is bringing together 12 Hillary voters and 12 Trump voters in a yearlong private online discussion that will culminate in a public art installation about everything they’ll learn.

/ March 2, 2017