Arts & Culture

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The Seattle City Council unanimously passed a resolution acknowledging the intergenerational trauma caused by American Indian boarding schools.

While we Americans are busy playing football against a giant turkey, tons of other countries are celebrating Thanksgiving in their own unique ways. (Photo from Flickr)

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Want to celebrate the most American of holidays with a bit of a twist. Try these global Thanksgiving traditions.

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Humanities Washington's Think & Drink series has focused on bringing people together to talk about race over beers for the past two years.

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Dance traditions from Benin to Brazil to Korea all on the same stage? It all must be STG's yearly Global Party at the Moore.

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The "East Side Sushi" premiere in Seattle is sure to raise questions about gender, culture and food.

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Artist Fram Kitagawa, who has curated major events in Japan, says he was denied a visa because of activism in the 1960s against a U.S. military base.

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Aziz Ansari's "Master of None" finds a distinct voice in the growing world of streaming comedy in a more diverse America.

Dina Trageser, second from right, leads Dunava, a Bulgarian folk singing ensemble. (Photo by Steve Borzilleri)

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An unlikely ensemble of Northwest women is celebrating ten years as one of the world's most popular Balkan folk choruses.

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Seattle Turkish Film Festival, now in its third year, runs through the weekend at Pacific Place in Seattle.

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While some cities in Mexico have started to adopt features of Halloween, you'll won't find any Disney princesses at Oaxaca's Día de los Muertos celebration.

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In "Brothers Paranormal," Thai-American folklore meets the American Midwest and the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

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Saz player Abdallah Abozekry is one of 24 musicians from 17 countries who are part of the OneBeat Festival, in Seattle the week of Nov. 2-7.

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Krish Raghav's comic books combine travelogue with historical, social and political context — before ending with a punchline.

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A King County Library program called The Big Read encourages communities to come together around a book about the Ethiopian immigrant experience.

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Your guide to celebrating 2015 Día de los Muertos in Seattle and around the Northwest.

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“No, it's not scary,” says Margaret Cho about sharing even her deepest secrets. “I think that as artists, we always use our lives in our work.”

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Members of Seattle's Vietnamese American community gathered outside Neumos to protest the Canadian punk band Viet Cong.

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Six films to watch at the Seattle South Asian Film Festival explore complex issues of "#ComingHome" in the South Asian diaspora.

Celebrations at Daybreak Star marking the first Indigenous Peoples' Day in 2014. (Courtesy photo)

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Last year Seattle made history by establishing Indigenous Peoples Day on the second Monday in October. Find out what's planned for year two.

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Can't quite find the right word to express how you're feeling? Try these handy Amharic phrases that just don't have an equal in English.

A member of the G.O.O.D. Girls addresses the crowd at Beautify the Block. (Photo by Jama Abdirahman)

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They may look tough, but the B.A.D. Boyz and G.O.O.D Girls of Rainier Vista just want to Beautify the Block.