Link to audio interview with Jeremy Richards from public radio KUOW(starts at 2:50):


When War Hits Home

In October of 2002, a terrorist group detonated three bombs in Bali — 202 people died. In the U.S., many people read these headlines as another sign of an overseas threat, but Tikka Sears immediately thought of her close friends. Tikka lived in Indonesia for most of her life. She’s now based in Seattle and working with the Memory War Theater project on the play “Work Created Under Compulsion.” Part of her mission is to illustrate how these tragedies halfway around the world have immediate resonance here in the Northwest.