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Berkeley and the Great State U: Episodes in Town/Gown History, Chuck Wollenberg at the Berkeley Public Library, May 24, June 7, and June 14

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The Berkeley Public Library presents three free lecture/discussions by Dr. Chuck Wollenberg of Berkeley City College on the people and politics of city/university relations during significant eras of Berkeley History.  The sessions will be in the third floor community room of the main library from 2-3:30 p.m. on three Saturday afternoons:

May 24  Henry Durant and the Beginnings of Town and Gown, 1853-78

June 7  Phoebe Apperson Hearst and the Transformation of Town and Gown, 1896-1920

June 14  Mario Savio and the New Politics of Town and Gown, 1964-88

For more information, contact Jef Findley at jfindley@ci.berkeley.ca.us

 

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