Gray Brechin to Speak at the Mill Valley Public Library

8/1/2018 - 7 am

Gray Brechin will speak about the public infrastructure built during New Deal at the Mill Valley Public Library on Wednesday, August 1st at 7:00 PM. President Franklin Roosevelt’s public works agencies put millions of Americans to work to extricate the U.S…. read more

Time: 7:00 am PDT
Date: Wed. Aug 1st, 2018 - Wed. Aug 1st, 2018
Location: Mill Valley Public Library
Event cost: Free

Gray Brechin to Speak at Roxy Stadium in Santa Rosa

5/8/2018 - 6 am

Gray Brechin will speak on May 8 at the Roxy Stadium in Santa Rosa about the importance of a New Deal approach to disaster recovery and public health. In the aftermath of the 2017 fires, Sonoma faces another threat to its… read more

Time: 6:00 am PDT - 7:00 am PDT
Date: Tue. May 8th, 2018
Location: Roxy Stadium 14, 85 Santa Rosa Ave, Santa Rosa
Event cost: Free
Additional info: Doors open at 5:30 PM

Gray Brechin to Speak at SFMOMA


On Thursday, April 26 at 6:00 pm, Gray Brechin will speak at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art as part of the Public Knowledge series, a project aimed at promoting public dialogue on the cultural impact of urban change. Together with Abad Ocubillo,… read more

Date: Thu. Apr 26th, 2018
Location: San Francisco Museum of Art
Event cost: Free

Laura Wexler at UC Berkeley


Laura Wexler, a professor from Yale University, will be at UC Berkeley on March 8 and March 9 for a series of lectures and presentations.  Wexler centers her scholarship and teaching on photography and visual culture.  On March 8, at 4:30… read more

Date: Thu. Mar 8th, 2018 - Fri. Feb 9th, 2018
Location: UC Berkeley

Public/Private: The Commons Besieged


Together with the Canessa Gallery, the Living New Deal will host an exhibit and conversation about the intersection of the public domain and private interests.  The event will take place at the Canessa Gallery in San Francisco (708 Montgomery St.)… read more

Date: Fri. Jan 19th, 2018 - Fri. Jan 19th, 2018
Location: 708 Montgomery St., San Francisco
Coordinator: Harvey Smith
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (510) 684-0414

A New “New Deal” for NYC & The USA


Featuring the following panels and presentations: The Dual New Deal Legacy: Celebrate, Advocate The New Deal Legacy in New York City and a Call for a New, New Deal A 21st Century Civilian Conservation Corps Political and Economic Prospects for… read more

Date: Fri. Oct 27th, 2017 - Sat. Oct 28th, 2017
Location: The New School (Friday) & Columbia Law School (Saturday)
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (202) 856-3877

Exhibit Featuring New Deal Art of Victor Arnautoff


San Francisco State University is unveiling a new exhibit featuring the work of Victor Arnautoff.  The exhibit includes block prints from the San Francisco General Strike in 1934 and smaller reproductions of his mural of George Washington as a slave owner,… read more

Date: Wed. Sep 13th, 2017 - Tue. Dec 12th, 2017
Location: San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library Special Collections Gallery
Additional info: “Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art:” Opens Sept. 13, with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Viewable 1-5 p.m. Monday-Friday or by appointment. Through Dec. 12. J. Paul Leonard Library Special Collections Gallery, San Francisco State University, 1630 Holloway Ave., S.F. (415) 405-5571.

CCC Legacy Annual Gathering


CCC Legacy is a non-profit organization that honors the accomplishments of the Civilian Conservation Corps throughout the country. Each year, an annual gathering is held to learn about the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and visit unique sites that… read more

Date: Thu. Sep 14th, 2017 - Sun. Sep 17th, 2017
Location: Greenville, SC
Coordinator: Daniel Newquist
Coordinator Email: [email protected].com
Coordinator phone: 843-344-4543
Additional info: Full Registration for the event is $200 ($160 if you are a CCC Boy) and includes a welcome reception on Thursday September 14, transportation on field trips to Oconee and Table Rock State Park on Friday September 15, and Paris Mountain State Park on Saturday September 16. Lunch and Dinner is also included on both September 15 and 16. One day registration is also available on September 15 for $100 and September 16 for $75. Please inquire with event host, Daniel Newquist, CCC Legacy Board Member, for registration information and other event details 843-344-4543 [email protected]

Arts and Artistry from the New Deal and Beyond


The Johnny Cash Heritage Festival is pleased to present this series of presentations related to Johnny Cash, the Dyess Colony, and the New Deal. The public is welcome to attend any or all of these sessions. There will be no admission fee,… read more

Date: Thu. Oct 19th, 2017 - Sat. Oct 21st, 2017
Location: Dyess Colony Visitors Center and Dyess Community Center
Coordinator: Ruth Hawkins
Coordinator Email: [email protected]

The CCC and the State Parks: The New Deal at McCormick’s Creek

9/16/2017 - 2 am

Historian Glory-June Greiff, a professional narrator and performer, talks about the role of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Indiana state parks and McCormick’s Creek in particular, sharing stories of her friendship with CCC veteran Euclid Deering, who worked at McCormick’s… read more

Time: 2:00 am EDT
Date: Sat. Sep 16th, 2017 - Sat. Sep 16th, 2017
Location: McCormick's Creek - Recreation Center
Coordinator: Glory-June Greiff
Coordinator Email: [email protected]

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