The Culture of Commitment in New York City, 1920-1960
October 7, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Michael Denning, author, The Cultural Front: The Laboring of American Culture in the Twentieth Century

The Radical Roots of America's Musical Mainstream
Marc E. Johnson, PhD Candidate, Music, Graduate Center, City University of New York

No Varsity Teams: Communist Adult Education in New York City, 1923-1956
Marvin Gettleman, Science & Society; Emeritus Professor, History, Brooklyn Polytechnic University

The Depression Stage: Radical Theater in 1930s New York
Annette Rubinstein, Brecht Forum

Paul Mishler, Independent scholar

Location: Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th Streets
Notes: This event is part of the Gotham History Festival.