Hollywood Left and Right: How Movie Stars Shaped American Politics: Book Events with Author Steven J. Ross

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Hollywood Left and Right: How Movie Stars Shaped American Politics: Book Events with Author Steven J. Ross


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2011

6:00 p.m. at the Lummis Home, 200 E. Avenue 43, Los Angeles, CA

RSVP required, email rsvp@calhist.org or call 415.357.1848, ext. 229.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011

6:00 p.m. at the California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street, San Francisco

RSVP required, email rsvp@calhist.org or call 415.357.1848, ext. 229.

On September 15, 2011, the California Historical Society in partnership with the Historical Society of Southern California presents a lecture and reception with author Steven Ross featuring a discussion of his newly released Hollywood Left and Right: How Movie Stars Shaped American Politics. We hope you can join us for this special event at the Lummis Home in Los Angeles.

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If you are in northern California, we hope you can join us at the California Historical Society in San Francisco on September 21, 2011 when author Steven J. Ross will also discuss Hollywood Left and Right: How Movie Stars Shaped American Politics.

In Hollywood Left and Right, Steven J. Ross tells a story that has escaped public attention: the emergence of Hollywood as a vital center of political life and the important role that movie stars have played in shaping the course of American politics. …

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