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Controversial author makes stop in South Sound

Post by Scott Fontaine on April 30, 2009 at 12:38 pm |
April 30, 2009 12:38 pm

Susan Galleymore, the author of “Long Time Passing: Mothers Speak About War and Terror,” is in Seattle tonight and will be in Lakewood this weekend as part of a book tour.

Galleymore’s son, Nick, served in Iraq and Afghanistan. When he deployed to Iraq in 2004, she linked up with an advocacy group and traveled to Iraq to meet her son.

“During her trip to Iraq was moved and inspired by the stories she heard from the mothers of Iraq,” a press release said. “This started her on a journey interviewing mothers in war zones including Iraq, Israel and the West Bank, Lebanon, Syria, Afghanistan and the US.”


When: 7 p.m.

Where: Keystone Congregational Church, 5019 Keystone Place, Seattle


When: 7 p.m.

Where: First United Methodist Church, 621 Tacoma Ave., Tacoma


When: 4 p.m.

Where: Coffee Strong, 15109 Union Ave SW #2, Lakewood

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