WISE Program AMerica in the 1920's: The Culture Wars Begin

Event Details - Tell a Friend

History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Monday, February 3, 2020
10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Suggested Audiences: Adult, Elders
Location:
Find Local Food & Accommodations
Briarwood Continuing Care Retirement Community: Birches Auditorium
65 Briarwood Circle
Worcester, MA 01606
Cost: Free/ Open to the public
Description: This course is an examination of the origins of the religious, artistic, social, and cultural battles that continue to divide Americans. Topics include religious fundamentalism, Harlem Renaissance, White Supremacy, popular culture versus modern art, and the rise of the modern young woman.
Instructor: John F. McClymer recently retired after 48 years of teaching history at Assumption College. He is the author of seven books as well as dozens of scholarly articles and book chapters. This course is based in part on his book, The Birth of Modern America 1914 -1920.

This program will also be held on February 10,17 and 24
More Information: E-mail: amthomas@briarwoodsl.com
Entered by: Briarwood Continuing Care Retirement Community

Created: January 28, 2020 at 11:03 AM

The events posted on the Social Web are the creations of its users. Please contact the person posting the event with your questions or concerns. Commercial use of this content without the prior expressed written permission of the Social Web is strictly prohibited. See Legal Notice