Ghosts of Seattle Past

Ghosts of Seattle Past Author Jaimee Garbacik
ISBN-10 1634059646
ISBN-13 9781634059640
Year 2017-05-09
Pages 224
Language English
Publisher Chin Music Press Inc.
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Seattle is built on boomslogging fishing aerospace and now tech This anthology gathers essays interviews photography and comix to reconstruct community hubs lost to growth From the settlements of Native American tribes to the incubators of grunge from a foxxxy cabaret to an Old Spaghetti Factory Ghosts of Seattle Past provides an eyes on the street view of a city in flux The Ghosts of Seattle Past anthology comes at a critical point Seattle had the countrys steepest rent hikes in 2015 The city is becoming a national focal point for issues of development Both recent transplants and the old guard are trying to figure out how to live in the new landscape Through their warm conversational whip smart voices the city speaks not only to the current boom but also to longer brewing problems of segregation queer erasure and colonization Tracing the issues across six hand drawn maps Seattles best known artists including Elissa Washuta Kate Lebo and Paul Constant join community lynchpins including Chief Seattles great great great great grandson in a dialogue as incisively political as it is richly human Anthology curator Jaimee Garbacik is a book editor writer artist youth equity advocate and the owner and founder of Footnote Editorial She previously authored Gender and Sexuality for Beginners currently on curricula at more than a dozen universities Josh Powell artist behind the anthologys hand drawn maps is the former director of all ages youth led music and arts organization The Vera Project and co founder of Seattle nonprofit The Bikery He currently works at Seattles largest environmental remediation firm

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