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April 2021

Brandon Schrand and Mary Clearman Blew BookPeople of Moscow Zoom Presentation

April 21, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Psychiana leader Frank Robisnon on stage speaking before a large audience

Did you know the man who once was Latah County's largest private employer was a brilliant conman? Learn the fascinating and shocking story behind Frank Bruce Robinson and his self-help religion, Psychiana, at this free virtual event with author Brandon Schrand and BookPeople of Moscow! Local author Mary Blew will also present her new book about trauma and landscape in Montana. All are welcome to this virtual celebration, reading, and Q&A with signed copies of the book available for purchase…

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Earth Day Zoom Event with the American Society for Environmental History

April 22, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

A joint book talk with the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Part of the American Society for Environmental History Earth Day Week Extravaganza! Zoom link to the panel: https://unco.zoom.us/j/95981082221   Jeff Antonelis-Lapp, Evergreen emeritus faculty member and author, will share insights on the unique natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier, drawn from his recent book, Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park. His portion will…

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June 2021

Nez Perce National Historical Park Lecture & Book Signing Event with Dr. Trevor Bond

June 19, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Nez Perce National Historical Park, 39063 US Hwy 95
Lapwai, ID 83540-9715
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All are welcome to come hear Dr. Trevor Bond, author of Coming Home to Nez Perce Country, as he and the other panelists—Lynn Pinkham, Kevin Peters, Josiah Pinkham, and Bob Chenoweth—discuss the fascinating story of Nez Perce artifacts originally collected by missionary Henry Spalding. A book signing will follow the lecture. Links to videos of previous events in the series: June 5, 2021- Spalding-Allen Collection Presentation by Nakia Williamson (video) June 3, 2021- Soft Opening of the Collection (video) May…

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September 2021

TAHOMA’S BIGGEST STORIES

September 30, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Everett Library graphic for 9/30/2021 event with Jeff Antonelis-Lapp

A Free Online Event with the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Part of the Writers Live series at the Everett Public Library   Jeff Antonelis-Lapp, Evergreen emeritus faculty member and author, will share insights on the unique natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier, drawn from his recent book, Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park. In his book, the passionate science educator presents a natural and…

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October 2021

In Their Footsteps: Captain Cook, Lewis & Clark, and the Evolution of the Northwest Passage, a virtual Facebook presentation

October 17, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Painting of Lewis & Clark Expedition members

Lewis and Clark National Historical Park’s next virtual “In Their Footsteps” talk is “Captain Cook, Lewis & Clark, and the Evolution of the Northwest Passage” by David L. Nicandri. This will be on https://www.facebook.com/LewisandClarkNationalHistoricalPark Sunday, October 17, at 1:00 p.m. In this presentation, Dave Nicandri will discuss and illustrate how the Northwest Passage was not a single geographic concept, but actually a series of them.  The failure of historians to make this distinction has led to serious misunderstandings about several expeditions, especially Captain…

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November 2021

TAHOMA’S BIGGEST STORIES

November 9, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Marysville Opera House, 1225 Third Street
Marysville, WA 98270
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Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

With the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Part of the Marysville Outdoor Speaker Series. Location: Marysville Opera House   Jeff Antonelis-Lapp, Evergreen emeritus faculty member and author, will share insights on the unique natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier, drawn from his recent book, Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park. Free and open to the public, the lecture will take place at the historic…

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WSU Press Author Signing Day at …and BOOKS, Too!

November 20, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
…and BOOKS, Too!, 918 6th Street
Clarkston, WA 99403
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Book covers of Psychiana Man, Butch T. Cougar, and Coming Home to Nez Perce Country

Meet Trevor Bond, Caryn Lawton and Brandon Schrand at ...and BOOKS, Too! ...and BOOKS, Too! and Washington State University Press will host a WSU Press Author Day on Saturday, November 20, from 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., at the bookstore’s 918 6th Street location in Clarkston, Washington. Free and open to the public, attendees can meet Trevor Bond, Coming Home to Nez Perce Country: The Niimiipuu Campaign to Repatriate Their Exploited Heritage, Caryn Lawton, Butch T. Cougar: Mascot or Superhero?, and Brandon…

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January 2022

TAHOMA’S BIGGEST STORIES

January 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

With the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Part of the Olympia Mountaineers Adventure Speaker Series. Location: Friends Meeting Hall in north Olympia near Priest Point Park Jeff Antonelis-Lapp, Evergreen emeritus faculty member and author, will share insights on the unique natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier, drawn from his recent book, Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park. Free and open to the public, the…

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Trevor Bond and Nakia Williamson at the Lewiston City Library and via Zoom

January 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lewiston City Library, 411 D Street
Lewiston, ID 83501
Photo of Nez Perce woman's dress

As part of the Confluence of History lecture series at the Lewiston City Library, Coming Home to Nez Perce Country author Trevor Bond and Nez Perce Tribe Cultural Resources Program Director Nakia Williamson will present an illustrated talk and reading at 1 p.m. Jan. 8 on the second floor of the library and also via  Zoom. The pair will tell the fascinating story of the Wetxuuwiitin’ Collection, formerly called the Spalding-Allen Collection. In 1847, two barrels of “Indian curiosities” were…

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February 2022

Boosting the New West with John Putnam – Pacific Northwest Historians Guild

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Boosting a New West cover

Join the Pacific Northwest Historians Guild for a discussion with Dr. John Putnam, talking about his book Boosting a New West: Pacific Coast Expositions, 1905-1916. He'll explore the cultural and social meaning of Portland, Seattle, San Diego, and San Francisco expositions held between 1905 and 1915, detailing biased racial attitudes, perceptions of the cities at the time, and local leaders’ attempts to shape a new western identity. Register in advance to receive a Zoom link for the event.    

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