Hosted on Seattle University’s campus, Search for Meaning Festival draws more than 50 nationally and internationally acclaimed authors and artists. Topics include social justice, cross-cultural and interreligious dialogue, homelessness, leadership, poetry, culinary arts and sustainability. Author presentations, art exhibits, pop-up book shops and theater performances are featured.
Highlighted keynote presentations:
- Matthew Desmond, PhD, author of “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”
- Anthony Doerr, author of “All the Light We Cannot See”
- Margot Lee Shetterly, author of “Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the Black Women Who Helped Win the Space Race”