Seismic: Seattle, City Of Literature Release Party

Seattle is a City of Literature

Event Date: 
15 September 2020
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Seattle, City of Literature

Seattle was designated a UNESCO City of Literature in 2017 and has been working as part of the international network since then. Seismic is a collection that asks writers to consider what the designation means for our city, and how literature might be an agent of change.

Edited by Kristen Millares Young with cover art by Mita Mahato, contributors include Anastacia-Renee, Rena Priest, Timothy Egan, Charles Johnson, Ken Workman, Dujie Tahat, Wei-Wei Lee, Claudia Castro Luna, Jourdan Imani Keith, and Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore.

The event is presented in partnership with Seattle City of Literature. This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation and author series sponsors the Gary and Connie Kunis Foundation. Thanks to media sponsor The Seattle Times.