Shaping San Francisco Free Public Talk: Kent Minault’s “Diggerly-Do’s”

SAN FRANCISCO-- As part of SHAPING SAN FRANCISCO’s Free Public Talks Series, Kent Minault tells of the explosive first six months of the San Francisco Diggers. Featuring stories of the San Francisco Mime Troupe, Tim Leary, Huey Newton, Emmett Grogan, Lenore Kandel, Richard Brautigan, and Gary Snyder. His chronicle charts the first Digger free food in the park, tense encounters with the police, the opening of the Digger Free Store, and the Invisible Circus at Glide Memorial Church. Accompanied by photos by Chuck Gould, and music by Peter Coyote. The evening chronicles a turning point in SF and the transformation of a youth into a lifelong activist.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

7:30 - 9:30 PM

Location: The Eric Quezada Center for Culture & Politics

518 Valencia Street (at 16th), San Francisco CA 94110, wheelchair accessible.

For more information, go to http://shapingsf.org/public-talks/index.html

SHAPING SAN FRANCISCO is a Humanities For All Quick Grant funded project. Please visit our website to learn more about California Humanities programs.

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