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Sabato Rodia’s Towers in Watts: Visionary Art and Common Ground Illustrated talk by Luisa Del Giudice, Ph.D.

Date:
November 18, 2017
Location:
Mission Campus City College of San Francisco: Emma Goldman Room
1125 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA (map)
More Information:

Howard Zinn Book Fair 2017: The World We Want

Sabato Rodia’s Towers in Watts: Visionary Art and Common Ground

Illustrated talk by Luisa Del Giudice, Ph.D.

November 19, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

This illustrated talk explores how and why immigrant worker, Sabato (Sam or Simon) Rodia, built“Nuestro Pueblo” for over 3 decades, how citizen action saved them from a Los Angeles City demolitionorder, and what this icon continues to represent today within the Watts Towers Common GroundInitiative.

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Free and open to the public.

Complete list of program and exhibitors:
https://howardzinnbookfair.com/list-of- exhibitors-2017/

 

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