Search for Meaning Festival

Search for Meaning Festival

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Search for Meaning is Seattle University’s annual community festival dedicated to topics surrounding the human quest for meaning, and the characteristics of an ethical and well-lived life. Hosted on the university’s campus, Search for Meaning draws over 50 nationally and internationally acclaimed authors and artists for an interactive, introspective experience.

THE FESTIVAL FEATURES:

  • Author presentations on topics including social justice, cross-cultural and interreligious dialogue, homelessness, leadership, poetry, culinary arts, and sustainability
  • Keynote presentations by Matthew Desmond, PhD, Anthony Doerr, and Margot Lee Shetterly
  • Pop-up book shop featuring author book signing
  • Art exhibit highlighting works of existential reflection
  • Gripping documentary theater performance of Re-Entry by Emily Ackerman and KJ Sanchez (For ticketing click here)
  • Mobile Mavens food trucks and Bon Appétit campus cafes