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Stephanie Hammett
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Stephanie Hammett joined The Spokesman-Review in 2020. As an arts and literature reporter, she covers local authors, fine arts and other A&E events for Features. Have any opera-centric or -adjacent story ideas? She’s your gal.

Most Recent Stories

Feb. 15, 2020, 11 a.m.
After studying, working in and teaching physics for her entire career, it wasn’t until author Asa Maria Bradley moved to Washington and joined a local writer’s group that she considered writing a full-length novel. After experimenting with writing in different genres, Bradley finally turned to her Swedish roots and began work on her Viking Warriors series.

Feb. 13, 2020, 1 p.m.
It’s not hip-hop. It’s not ballet. It’s “Hiplet,” and it’s coming to the Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center at Gonzaga.

Feb. 11, 2020, 4 p.m.
Valentine’s Day reservations are notoriously difficult to snag at the last minute, but all hope is not lost. Why not nix your dinner plans and opt for something different this year?

Feb. 8, 2020, 4 p.m.
On the auspicious date of the “harmonic convergence” of 1987, Helen and Leonard Byrne began their married life amid harmonies of a different kind altogether. Nearly half of the Spokane Symphony is comprised of married couples; the majority of these, like the Byrnes, met and married after joining.