by Victor Simoes
Last Updated on February 22, 2023, 2:45 pm.
Black History Month is well underway. The annual celebration conceived by historian Carter G. Woodson began in 1926 as a time to honor Black resistance and raise awareness of Black history.
A wide range of events are happening throughout Seattle, uplifting Black histories, stories, and brilliance. These commemorations include educational events, workshops, art exhibitions, and an entirely new museum organized by Rainier Avenue Radio, showcasing the achievements and celebrating Black historical figures particular to the Pacific Northwest.
Listed below are some events around the Seattle area to honor and learn from the vast history of Black culture, identity, and excellence.Continue reading Honoring Black History Month: Events in the Seattle Area