“Women and the Spirit of the New Deal” Conference Friday and Saturday, Oct 5-6, 2018


Women played prominent roles during the New Deal, yet their lasting contributions to the social welfare of the nation go largely unsung. ”Women and the Spirit of the New Deal” will bring together authors, scholars, historians, activists, and those in public… read more

Date: Fri. Oct 5th, 2018 - Sat. Oct 6th, 2018
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oct-5-6-2018-women-and-the-spirit-of-the-new-deal-tickets-46580575756

Gray Brechin to Speak at Roxy Stadium in Santa Rosa, May 8th at 6:00 PM


Gray Brechin will speak on May 8 at 6:00 PM 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… read more

Date: Tue. May 8th, 2018
Location: Roxy Stadium 14, 85 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa
Registration: http://historicalsocietysantarosa.org/product/great-depression/
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
Registration: https://www.sfmoma.org/event/reimagining-city/?utm_source=email&utm_medium=EdPP_PKTalk_ReimaginingCity_FY18_AM&utm_campaign=public-knowledge&utm_content=version_A
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
Registration: https://www.pbk.org/web/PBK_Member/Programs/Visiting_Scholars/2016-2017/Laura_Wexler.aspx

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
Registration: NJFAC.eventbrite.com

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. www.sfsu.edu

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]
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]
Registration: www.johnnycashheritagefestival.com

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