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Diaries of Hayes Perkins [Event Cancelled] (Closed)

Course Description:

Hayes Perkins, creator of Pacific Grove's extraordinary springtime "Magic Carpet" of florescent pink succulent blooms, was also an unlikely diarist and world-wide adventurer. Perkins documented his travels that included eight years in Africa and 130 ocean voyages in a diary that fills 2,000 typewritten pages. His writing offers a unique perspective on war, life, politics, and racial and social inequality in the early 20th century. Join us as we review extracts of this work as well as a collection of letters reflecting on his travels written shortly before his death.

*We're sorry to share that this course has been cancelled.*

 

Tuition: $0.00

Additional Fees: $0.00


Registration Closed


Day/Time

Tuesday, Mar. 3 *10:00am - noon* (1 session)

Location

CSUMB at Ryan Ranch, 8 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Monterey

Facilitator:

David A. Laws photographs and writes about California gardens, Silicon Valley and Steinbeck Country from his home in Pacific Grove.