The Cultural History of Highland Park: Chapter 1 | KCET
The Cultural History of Highland Park: Chapter 1
With the launch of the first chapter on October 10th, we spent the past week sharing and discussing each hotspot--a person, place or event--through various social media channels such as Facebook and Twitter. Using Storify, we sum up these hotspots and topics.
We encourage you to explore and follow Chapter 2, a history that placed Highland Park as Los Angeles' first bohemian neighborhood, from the legacy of Charles Lummis to the establishment of the Arts and Crafts Movement, the draw to the Arroyo Seco via Plein Air painting, and the creation of the Southwest Museum of the American Indian.
Enter to win a pair of tickets to “The Great Leap” on Wednesday, November 6 at 8:00 p.m at the Pasadena Playhouse.
Over the centuries, the concept of justice has been tackled and pondered over, and today's most pressing issues and latest science have changed the way we view it. Learn a few more things about "justice" in the 21st century.
The economic, social, and environmental woes of Trona are common to communities built around extractive industries. But even after the 2019 earthquake, the residents of the mining town remain "Trona Strong."
“New Shores: The Future Dialogue Between Two Homelands,” is a Current:LA event series highlighting the cuisine of nearby neighborhoods and the immigrant stories that thread them together.
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