*#Charlottesville, the Civil War, and Race

Why The Civil War Still Matters
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Historian and archivist Bill Doggett, in a multi-media presentation, will examine the historic role of racism during the Civil War and compare it with the current heated and divisive debate about race during the first year of the Trump administration.

These cultural events are free and open to the public. See More Than a Month for the complete program guide.

Upcoming Events

Fagen: An African American Renegade in the Philippine-American War
Sunday, February 17, 2019, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Latino/Hispanic Rms A & B
Kirk Waller's African American Stories
Sunday, February 17, 2019, 1:00 pm
Park, Park Meeting Room
Film: Whose Streets?
Sunday, February 17, 2019, 2:00 pm
Western Addition, Western Addition Meeting Room

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Unsung Heroes
Through Thursday, April 11, 2019
Main Library, African American Center
The Port Chicago Story
Through Sunday, July 7, 2019

*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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