Archive for March 2nd, 2012
The Latino Equity Initiative hosts a City Hall brown bag discussion examining punishment practices and U.S. incarceration rates from the perspective of culture. Featured speaker SpearIt, assistant professor at Saint Louis University School of Law, will discuss legal punishment in post-Civil Rights America through the lens of ritual. Sponsors include City Councilmember Mike O’Brien and […][More]
A private investor has proposed to build a new sports arena in Sodo to bring back the NBA and launch an NHL team in Seattle. The Arena Advisory Panel, a citizen committee charged with evaluating the arena proposal, held its first meeting on Feb. 29. They posed some tough questions to city and county officials. […][More]
Hundreds recently gathered at Seattle Center to participate in a raising ceremony and public blessing of a memorial totem pole in honor of the slain First Nations woodcarver John T. Williams. A procession of community members carried the pole from Pier 57 on the waterfront to the Broad Street Green at Seattle Center, where it […][More]
Posted: March 2nd, 2012 under Take 21.
This week, Nancy and The Zone will visit the studio of artist and jewelry designer Debra Baxter. Catch up with costumer Jamie Von Stratton. Laugh your sins off with Late Nite Catechism at The Moore. Listen to actor John Aylward tell a true story and fill up on the rich, soulful vocals of LeRoy Bell! See […][More]