Saturday University Lecture Series
Delve into new themes every season with a different speaker each week. Challenging, thought-provoking, and sometimes surprising, this long-running and always popular lecture series incorporates audience discussion as experts from around the world join us to share their insights on Asia throughout time.
Expanded my world view tremendously.
Encountering Asia: Plunderers and Collectors
The upcoming series will take place monthly, September 11, 2021 through June 11, 2022. Through ten lectures we'll discuss recent archaeological discoveries, expeditions and explorations, collecting and repatriation, shipwreck and piracy, and more.
Presented with the University of Washington’s Jackson School of International Studies and the Elliott Bay Book Company.
Dr. Richard Fuller, founding director of the Seattle Art Museum, in art storage, 1964. Photo: Paul V. Thomas.