Conversation w/ UFW civil rights leader, Dolores Huerta, and playwright, Luis Valdez, on the history, land and people of Santa Clara Valley and greater California
HOSTS: Peninsula Open Space Trust and our partners the Dolores Huerta Foundation,
Puente, and Latino Outdoors
January 26, 2021 @ 7 PM PT
Info & RSVP: https://openspacetrust.org/wsls-dolores-huerta/
Join POST for a special talk with UFW civil rights leader, Dolores Huerta, and playwright, Luis Valdez, who will reflect on their long history in the Santa Clara Valley, their work in the struggles for social and environmental justice, and their perspectives on relationships between history, land and people in California.
The conversation with American civil rights leader and United Farmworkers cofounder Dolores Huerta, and founder of El Teatro Campesino and renowned American playwright, Luis Valdez, will be moderated by Jose Gonzalez, Founder of Latino Outdoors.
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Below: Pin from the UFW boycott and strike of grape growers in Delano, California, from 1965 to 1970
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|Dolores Huerta & Luis Valdez on the Farm Worker Rights History of Santa Clara Valley|
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|Date||Tuesday January 26|
|Time||7:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
|Organizer/Author||Peninsula Open Space Trust & partners|
Added to the calendar on Sunday Dec 27th, 2020 2:53 PM