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In Focus: Culture - CAAM/Facing History Talk


Sign up for 'Facing History and Ourselves: The Liberator' - A talk hosted by Fast Pitch alum, Facing History & Ourselves, in partnership with the California African American Museum.

How did formerly enslaved man who came to found a newspaper, advocate for improved social and economic conditions, document the growing African American population in Los Angeles, and report on injustices locally and nationally?

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition 'The Liberator: Chronicling Black Los Angeles, 1900–1914', join Arianne Edmonds, Founder of the J.L. Edmonds Project and exhibition co-curator, for a discussion with educators from Facing History and Ourselves. Edmonds shares her family’s perseverance, as well as how she discovered this story and its impact on Los Angeles.

Presented by the California African American Museum and  Facing Historyand Ourselves - an SVPLA Fast Pitch '14 alum.

When: Sunday, April 28 , 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Where: California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037 (map)