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The Social Life of Inkstones
WhenThursday, Apr 26, 2018, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
WhereSeattle Art Museum
Nordstrom Lecture Hall
Event typesAcademics, Lectures/Seminars, Special Events
Event sponsorsSeattle Art Museum
East Asia Center and China Studies Program at the Jackson School of International Studies 
Description

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Tea at 7 pm
Talk begins at 7:30 pm

Historian Dorothy Ko talks about her new book that explores the hidden history and cultural significance of the inkstone. A polished stone used for grinding ink, inkstones are prized possessions and gifts. Her history puts the stonecutters and artisans at center stage.

Book signing to follow in Simons Board Room.

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