Afternoon Reading with Tiffany Midge

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Bellevue College Gallery Space

Building D, Room 271

3000 Landerholm Circle SE

Bellevue, WA 98007

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Author, Native Washingtonian, and member of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation,Tiffany Midge will read from her latest collection.

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Join KBCS, the Bellevue College Department of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, and Belletrist, Bellevue College's literary magazine, for an afternoon reading by author Tiffany Midge. Midge will read from her latest collection, "Bury My Heart at Chuck E. Cheese's", followed by an informal Q&A and refreshments.

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November 7, 2019 - 1 p.m.

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Bellevue College (Click here for a map of Bellevue College)

Gallery Space, Building D, Room 271

3000 Landerholm Cir SE

Bellevue, WA 98007

Parking

Once registered, you will receive a parking pass no later than two days before the event. The parking lots closest to the Gallery Space are parking lots C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, and C6.

(Click here for a parking lot map)

Have questions about this event? Contact:

Ben Brandow, KBCS Membership Manager

Phone: 425-564-6162.

Email: ben@kbcs.fm

About Tiffany Midge:

Tiffany Midge is a citizen of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and was raised in the Pacific Northwest. She is a former humor columnist for Indian Country Today and teaches multi-genre humor writing that elevates awareness of social justice issues. Her McSweeney's article "An Open Letter to White Women Concerning The Handmaid's Tale and America's Historical Amnesia" garnered a 2018 Pushcart Prize. Midge's poetry collection, "The Woman Who Married a Bear," won the Kenyon Review Earthworks Indigenous Poetry Prize and a Western Heritage Award. Her memoir "Bury My Heart at Chuck E. Cheese's' is a powerful and humorous prose collection about family, politics, and identity as a Native women in America. Sarah Vowell praised Midge as, "a wry, astute charmer with an eye for detail and an ear for the scruffy rhythms of American lingo." Midge is the 2019 Simons Public Humanities fellow for University of Kansas Hall Center for the Humanities, and aspires to be Distinguished Writer in Residence in the Seattle Space Needle.

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Bellevue College Gallery Space

Building D, Room 271

3000 Landerholm Circle SE

Bellevue, WA 98007

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