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  • ... key events leading up to and in the aftermath of the L.A. Riots . [scald=73211:kl_image_original_context] The week of the riots ... in the eyes of the law. This is illustrated by the history of the case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. Efforts to ...
  • ... and for shaping public perception of the uprising as riots . "Watts Then and Now" places documents from multiple sources into ... Cortez (from Watts: Art and Social Change in Los Angeles , 1965 -2002 Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University ...
  • Since its riots nearly 50 years ago, troubled Watts has drawn the pens Clive James, Jan ... given the neighborhood's fearful reputation and vivid history of racial strife. Has it become a more recognizable place on its own ... Charles Burnett's detail-rich, Watts-set 1977 piece of Los Angeles neorealism "Killer of Sheep." The first time I watched ...
  • ... into six days of rioting on the streets of the Los Angeles community of Watts. On August 11, 1965 , a drunk ... men stand in front of a residence burned during the Watts Riots . | Photo:  Los Angeles Times Photographic Archive/UCLA ...
  • ... jazz talent. For many musicians who witnessed the 1965 riots , their decayed and burning neighborhood revealed to the rest of the ... Isoardi (12/21/01)3 Carl Burnett, "Beyond Central Oral History " (UCLA: 2007)4 Hampton Hawes with Don Asher, "Raise Up Off Me: A ...
  • ... 201 - 5707 / rcoulson@kcet.org   Watts Riots 50th Anniversary Digital Showcase kcet.org/WattsFeatures ... Launches Today Examining Rebellion's Impact on History , Social Issues, The Environment and The Arts BURBANK, Calif. - Aug. ...
  • This June marks the 70th anniversary of the Zoot Suit Riots , which some critics call "the worst mob violence in Los Angeles history ." [scald=74107:kl_image_original_context]In the film "American ...
  • ... the date that had such a tremendous impact on the city of Los Angeles , California State University, Dominguez Hills is hosting an ... relations came under scrutiny during and after the riots , particularly by Lt. Governor Glen Anderson. I Photo courtesy of the ...
  • ... musicians have been left out of the discussion of post-L.A. Riots literature and art, including authors from Leimert Park and South L.A. ... A few sentences later he says, "No equivalent sense of history emerges when we think about 1992. Instead, we are left with ...
  • ... of exhibitions examining L.A. art from 1945-1980. KCET Departures , agile and prescient, made sorta like Chris Burden and jumped the ... exhibitions. The brilliant Baldessari gave his oral history to Departures : Venice. Below is one video clip from the ...

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