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Gray Creek Museum Days

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Alliance News / June is #IndigenousHistoryMonth

Featured In This Issue June is #IndigenousHistoryMonth Watch the Free Arts and Well-Being Webinar, “Get Creative, Get Well” Tonight in Vancouver, Women Deliver Culture New Faces at the BC Alliance: Introducing Sierra Lewis Hot Off the Blog: BC Arts Council … Continue reading

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AUTHOR JOY KOGAWA SPEAKS ON “FORGIVENESS” IN NELSON, KASLO, NEW DENVER AND SILVERTON, JUNE 7 TO 10

Joy Kogawa   Famed Canadian novelist and memoirist Joy Kogawa will give a series of talks on the theme of forgiveness in Nelson, Kalso, New Denver and Silverton June 7 to 10. Kogawa is the author of the 1981 Canadian … Continue reading

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Two Special Projects Announced for Columbia Basin Region

The Columbia Basin Region Historic Places project will collect the places and sites that tell the history of the Basin region. Everyone is invited to describe the importance of a structure, building, group of buildings, district, or landscape. Nominations are … Continue reading

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CBC News : Mexican archaeologists discover cave filled with near perfect Mayan ceramics

Site went unexplored for more than 50 years The Associated Press · Posted: Mar 04, 2019 6:15 PM ET | Last Updated: March 6   Mexican archaeologists say they’ve found a cave at the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza with … Continue reading

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WHY WERE WOMEN WRITTEN OUT OF HISTORY? AN INTERVIEW WITH BETTANY HUGHES

Posted: 29 February 2016 Posted By: Bettany Hughes Categories: History Uncovered As part of our Women in History series for Women’s History Month, we spoke to award-winning historian, author and broadcaster Dr Bettany Hughes about why women were written out of history and what we can … Continue reading

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Registration opens for Silverton’s Convergence Writers’ Weekend with Joy Kogawa

Joy Kogawa   Registration is now open for the 6th annual Convergence Writers’ Weekend, this year featuring author Joy Kogawa at the Silverton Gallery, Highway 6th and 4th St., Silverton, B.C. June 7 and 8. This year’s theme is “Writing … Continue reading

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