Campus Life

Artist & Speakers Series

Julie Otsuka

T

he Artist & Speakers Series has been engaging both the campus and surrounding communities for over 30 years. Student Life has successfully hosted a diverse collection of lecturers and entertainers each year. In the past Green River has presented Dr. Maya Angelou, Jane Goodall, Carl Sagan, Sherman Alexie and Dr. Cornell West among others. 

A&S presents Julie Otsuka- Thursday, April 24, 2014

Julie Otsuka was awarded the Asian American Literary Award in 2003 for her novel, "When the Emperor Was Divine." Her story is a portrayal of a Japanese American family during the internment of WWII.  USA Today called this book, "A gem of a book and one of the most vivid history lessons you will ever learn."

"When the Emperor Was Divine" is our One Book choice of 2013.

Cost: $10 Reserved • FREE to Green River students wih ID

7:30pm - Lindbloom Student Center, Main Dining Room

Email: 

Dani Chang dchang@greenriver.edu

Hira Shin hshin@greenriver.edu

Phone: 253-833-9111 ext 2400

Sign up online!

 

Ticket Information

All seats are reserved! Green River students can only pick up their one free ticket in advance when purchasing tickets for nonstudents. All other Green River student tickets will be distributed at the event.

For tickets, call Student Life at (253) 833-9111 ext. 2400 or drop by the Student Life Office on the second floor of the Lindbloom Student Center.

Season Package

Season Package -Pricing for the 2013/2014 year

Save on individual ticket prices, avoid the lines and sell-outs by purchasing season tickets. Season tickets ordered after our Nov. 1st, 2011 deadline, and all individual tickets will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis.

All seats are reserved! Green River students can only pick up their one free ticket in advance when purchasing tickets for nonstudents. All other Green River student tickets will be distributed at the event.

For tickets, call Student Life at (253) 833-9111 ext. 2400 or drop by the Student Life Office on the second floor of the Lindbloom Student Center.

If you require special disabled seating arrangements or alternative media accommodations for these performances please contact the Student Programs Office at least two weeks prior to the performance, at ext. 2400.

Contact Information

Student Life Office 
Lindbloom Student Center
Second Floor, Room 204

E-mail: sevans@greenriver.edu

Phone:
(253) 833-9111 (Auburn)
(253) 924-0180 (Tacoma)
(206) 464-6133 (Seattle)
ext. 2400

Accommodations

In compliance with the Disabilities Act, Green River makes every effort to provide reasonable accommodations requested for individuals with disabilities. It is required that you inform us of your needs at the time of signup/purchase, at least two (2) weeks prior to the event.