Thursday, April 23, 2015

Elkfest launch, still Lit! and Rebelling for Righteousness in Spokane tonight

Posted By on Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 10:06 AM


Thursday might as well be called Weekend Eve, so take a scroll through our event listings and Staff Picks and think about getting out and about. 

Here are a few highlights for Thursday, April 23: 

LIVE BANDS | Get the jump on this year's Elkfest with the Elkfest 2015 Launch Party tonight at Geno's, complete with Folkinception providing the tunes. 


WORDS | Plenty of great Get Lit! Festival still going on. Thursday night features readings from Sharma Shields and Benjamin Pearcy, as well as the notorious Whiskey & Pie event. Read our Distilled column about it right here

WORDS | This sounds like a cool lecture at Gonzaga. "Rebelling for Righteousness: African American Youth Activism in the Ivy League, 1960-1970" will be discussed by Stefan Bradley, a Gonzaga alum and current head of African American Studies at St. Louis University. 

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Dan Nailen is the managing editor of the Inlander, where he oversees coverage of arts and culture. He's previously written and edited for The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City Weekly, Missoula Independent, Salt Lake Magazine and The Oregonian. He grew up across the country in an Air Force family and studied at...