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March 2018

Lauren Danner at Great Old Broads for Wilderness

March 20

Come meet Lauren Danner, author of Crown Jewel Wilderness: Creating North Cascades National Park, and discover the story behind Washington’s spectacularly majestic third national park. She chronicles how concern over natural resource agency policies—one favoring tourism development and the other promoting logging in national forests—plus  conservationists’ activism and skillful political compromise, eventually led to its creation 50 years ago in 1968. Lauren Danner

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Lauren Danner at Inklings Bookshop

March 28
Inklings Bookshop, 5629 Summitview Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
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Come meet Lauren Danner, author of Crown Jewel Wilderness: Creating North Cascades National Park, and discover the story behind Washington’s spectacularly majestic third national park. She chronicles how concern over natural resource agency policies—one favoring tourism development and the other promoting logging in national forests—plus  conservationists’ activism and skillful political compromise, eventually led to its creation 50 years ago in 1968. Lauren Danner

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Kit Bakke at Third Place Books – Seward Park

March 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Third Place Books – Seward Park, 5041 Wilson Ave S
Seattle, WA 98118
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After a 1970 protest at Seattle’s downtown federal building turned violent, authorities arrested seven Seattle Liberation Front members–including a University of Washington professor and students. They faced federal conspiracy and intent to riot indictments, but the real issue was Americans’ freedom to organize and protest. Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, will discuss the chaotic trial, surprising tactics used by the FBI and judicial system, what it meant for the young activists, and why it still…

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April 2018

Kit Bakke at Café Louvre (with Andrea Dunlop)

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Café Louvre, 210 5th Ave S
Edmonds, WA 98020
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After a 1970 protest at Seattle’s downtown federal building turned violent, authorities arrested seven Seattle Liberation Front members–including a University of Washington professor and students. They faced federal conspiracy and intent to riot indictments, but the real issue was Americans’ freedom to organize and protest. Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, will discuss the chaotic trial, surprising tactics used by the FBI and judicial system, what it meant for the young activists, and why it still…

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Kit Bakke at Burien King County Public Library (with Elise Hopper)

April 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Burien King County Library, 400 SW 152nd Street
Burien, WA 98166
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Meet Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, who will be discussing her fiction book from another publisher.

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Celebrate Indie Bookstore Day with Kit Bakke at Elliott Bay (plus music by The Rejections and Trailing Spouses)

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Elliott Bay Book Company, 1521 Tenth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
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After a 1970 protest at Seattle’s downtown federal building turned violent, authorities arrested seven Seattle Liberation Front members–including a University of Washington professor and students. They faced federal conspiracy and intent to riot indictments, but the real issue was Americans’ freedom to organize and protest. Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, will discuss the chaotic trial, surprising tactics used by the FBI and judicial system, what it meant for the young activists, and why it still…

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Kit Bakke at University Bookstore

April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University Bookstore, 4326 University Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105
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After a 1970 protest at Seattle's downtown federal building turned violent, authorities arrested seven Seattle Liberation Front members--including a University of Washington professor and students. They faced federal conspiracy and intent to riot indictments, but the real issue was Americans' freedom to organize and protest. Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, will discuss the chaotic trial, surprising tactics used by the FBI and judicial system, what it meant for the young activists, and why it…

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May 2018

Kit Bakke at Literary Voices

May 2 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Literary Voices, UW North Ballroom at the HUB WA + Google Map
$150.00

Meet Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy as part of Literary Voices.  Tickets (for entire event): $150 per person or $1,500 per table.

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Kit Bakke at Folio: The Seattle Athenaeum

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Folio: The Seattle Athenaeum, 314 Marion Street
Seattle, WA 98104
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After a 1970 protest at Seattle’s downtown federal building turned violent, authorities arrested seven Seattle Liberation Front members–including a University of Washington professor and students. They faced federal conspiracy and intent to riot indictments, but the real issue was Americans’ freedom to organize and protest. Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, will discuss the chaotic trial, surprising tactics used by the FBI and judicial system, what it meant for the young activists, and why it still…

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June 2018

Kit Bakke at the Washington Women’s Foundation

June 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Washington Women’s Foundation, 2100 24th Avenue South #330
Seattle, WA 98144
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After a 1970 protest at Seattle’s downtown federal building turned violent, authorities arrested seven Seattle Liberation Front members–including a University of Washington professor and students. They faced federal conspiracy and intent to riot indictments, but the real issue was Americans’ freedom to organize and protest. Kit Bakke, author of Protest on Trial: The Seattle 7 Conspiracy, will discuss the chaotic trial, surprising tactics used by the FBI and judicial system, what it meant for the young activists, and why it still…

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