CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Sunday, January
"Hollywood Architect: The Paul R. Williams Story" (Virtual): Nicknamed "Architect to the Stars," African American architect Paul R. Williams was one of the most successful architects of his time. But at the height of his career he wasn't always welcome in the buildings he designed because of his race. "Hollywood's Architect" tells the story of how he used talent, determination, and charm to defy the odds and create a celebrated body of work. This film, 56 min. in length, is offered to the public thanks to 118 Elliot's partnership with the VT chapter of the American Institute of Architects and Burlington City Arts. More film info: https://hollywoodsarchitect.org. Free. Virtual. Information: Screening link and password: ADfilmseries.org.
Voices of Real Organic (Virtual): Every Sunday in January, you can get tickets for a virtual series of talks/panels with over 50 prominent organic farmers, scientists, climate activists. . Through Sunday, January 31. Online. Information: www.realorganicsymposium.org.
Speaking Up: "Histories of American Protest and Activism" (via Zoom): Protest and dissent are an integral part of American political and cultural identity. Join us this winter for three virtual webinars devoted to exploring vibrant, lesser-known histories of American activism including the radical abolition movement of the 19th century, how women of color transformed the women's suffrage movement, and the raucous electoral politics of the post-Civil War era. 3 p.m. The 2021 Virtual Winter Lecture Series presented by Historic Deerfield continues on 2/28 and 3/28. Webinars will be recorded and available to registrants for viewing for two weeks after the live event. Free. Webinar. Link sent to registrants prior to event: Register: zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_4eJ8JhtvSc2UsQkgsZ2M7g.