"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more when it is in context."
— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project
CAMARILLO– The Veteran Documentary Corps screening of a series of films on WWI veterans, including John Henry Balch, a medic who earned the Congressional Medal of Honor buried at Riverside National Cemetery, Raoul Lufbery, an Ace pilot killed in action, Helen Fairchild, a nurse killed on the front lines, and Noble Sissle’s Syncopated Ragtime, a Harlem Hell Fighter and famous singer. A Q/A will follow with VDC Filmmaker, David de Rozas. Total screening and Q/A time is two hours. Friday, November 9, 2018, 9:00 am Grand Ballroom, California State University Channel Islands 1 University Drive Camarillo, CA 93012 Admission is free to the public. Facebook Event here. This event is part of a project supported by California Humanities through an Humanities for All Project Grant.