The 1920s Oregon KKK and its Opponents: A Case Study in Resistance
Old St. Francis History Pub
- Old St. Francis School |
- Tuesday, June 26, 2018
- 5:30 p.m. doors, 7 p.m. event |
- Free |
- All ages welcome
About The 1920s Oregon KKK and its Opponents: A Case Study in Resistance
Presented by David A. Horowitz, Historian
A native of the Bronx, New York, David A. Horowitz is a graduate of Antioch College and the recipient of a History PhD. from the University of Minnesota. He has taught U.S. Cultural and Modern Political History at Portland State University since 1968.
Professor Horowitz is the editor and annotator of a collection of La Grande, Oregon KKK minutes entitled Inside the Klavern: The Secret History of a 1920s Ku Klux Klan. He also has published America's Political Class Under Fire: The Twentieth Century's Great Culture War and a recent personal and professional memoir entitled Getting There: An American Cultural Odyssey.
About Old St. Francis History Pub
These monthly, free events are open to everyone interested in Oregon and Pacific Northwest history. Co-sponsored by like-minded historical and civic organizations, we bring you experts, scholars, first-person experiencers and historians who expound on topics from Lewis and Clark to shipwrecks, hop growing to women pioneers and far, far beyond. It's like being back in the classroom - except this time you get to settle into comfortable seats and enjoy a drink or two with dinner while you listen and learn.
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