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Book Talk: Battle for Bed-Stuy: The Long War on Poverty in New York City

January 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| $10.00

Historian and teacher Michael Woodsworth reveals how innovative community activism in the historic neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, empowered its residents and helped to catalyze urban reform policies in the 1950s and 60s in his new book Battle for Bed-Stuy: The Long War on Poverty in New York City.

Details

Date:
January 17
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$10.00
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/book-talk-battle-for-bed-stuy-the-long-war-on-poverty-in-new-york-city-tickets-29530881662

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org