Kirby interviews Robert Spalding author of MONUMENTAL SEATTLE
The Stories Behind the City’s Statues, Memorials, and Markers-
Beginning with a stolen Tlingit totem pole and stretching to a Ken Griffey Jr. sculpture, Seattle offers an impressive abundance of public monuments, statues, busts, and plaques, and the stories behind them are worth preserving. Monumental Seattle explores the history of these works, including funding, artists, sites, public opinion, and more. You can get it here.