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Sept 10 | Community Conversation: “Notions of Home”
Community Conversation: “Notions of Home”
Saturday, Sept 10 4:00-6:00pm | FREE
During the run of “Enduring Freedom,” and in concert with Seattle Public Library’s concurrent exhibition of Mary Ellen Mark’s Streetwise Revisited, one free PCNW public program will explore notions of home. On September 10, join Executive Director Michelle Dunn Marsh, KUOW Reporter Liz Jones, and Tasveer Co-founder Rita Meher for the Notions of Home Community Conversation focused on our lived experiences in a post-9/11 world. In the name of personal safety and national security, policies, practices, and prejudices have repeatedly shaped what it means to be American. How have 15 years of realities such as the War on Terror, Islamophobia, a volatile economy, ongoing racial tensions and a perpetual longing for safety impacted our perceptions of home as both concept and physical location?