7:00 - 8:15
A visual presentation of Cuban posters and their relationships to Bay Area poster aesthetics, political connections, history and cultural links.
Lincoln Cushing was born in Cuba to American parents before emigrating to the US. As a graphic designer and archivist, he has worked with the Cuban national library, the University of California at Berkeley and other collections to preserve and catalog these amazing posters. Cushing is committed to documenting, cataloging and disseminating socially and politically significant graphic material which otherwise might be left behind in the digital revolution.
Connect with Lincoln Cushing: Website
SFPL YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/PbYnLS-ojJY
¡VIVA! at the Library is an annual celebration of Latino heritage, cultures and traditions. San Francisco has a rich Latino heritage that is highlighted in a diverse array of exciting programs for all ages, from Spanish storytimes to cooking classes, author talks to art and cultural presentations.
From author panels to presentations and performances by local talent, these programs spotlight the many dazzling facets of Latin American culture.