Oral History Talk and Screening: The Women On The Mother Road in Southern California, Route 66

BARSTOW-- The Women On The Mother Road in Southern California: Route 66 Oral Histories and Screening and Discussion Program reexamines iconic Route 66 from a female, Californian perspective. Project director Katrina Parks and historian Mark Ocegueda will present a slide lecture and several filmed and edited oral histories on April 6th.  They will place archival photos and filmed interviews about diverse women’s experiences along Route 66 in a wider historical, women’s studies and media studies context.  The event is free and open to the public.   This project is made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit www.calhum.org.  Additional sponsors include Cinefemme and the Desert Discovery Center.

Thursday, April 6, 2017, 6:00-7:30 PM
Discovery Center, Barstow, CA.
831 Barstow Rd.
Barstow, CA 92311

For more information, please contact Katrina Parks, project director, cell: 323-203-5968, katrinaparks@mac.com

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