Moon City Press presents “Springfield Hidden History of Diversity” panel discussion April 8
Moon City Press is sponsoring “Springfield’s Hidden History of Diversity: A Panel Discussion” from 7-9 p.m. April 8 in Carrington Auditorium (Room 208). Panelists will highlight the findings of articles recently published in “Springfield’s Urban Histories: Essays on the Queen City of the Missouri Ozarks” (Moon City Press, 2012). There will be an autographed book sale at 6:45 p.m. and after the event. Students will have a chance to enter a raffle for a free copy of “Springfield’s Urban Histories.”
- Richard Schur (Drury University), Springfield’s Hidden African-American History
- Holly Baggett (Missouri State University), Springfield’s Hidden Gay and Lesbian Community History
- Stephen McIntyre (Missouri State University), Springfield’s Hidden Working-Class History
- David Richards (Missouri State University), Springfield’s Hidden Histories: The Role of Archives
Dr. James Baumlin, professor of English, discusses the book “Springfield’s Urban Histories” and the panel discussion.
Watch a video of an interview with Baumlin.