Big Read: Discussion 3 - A Conversation with Bill Monning
(10:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Location: Nickelodeon Theater, 210 Lincoln Street, Santa Cruz
View and discuss former CBS News correspondent Edward R. Murrow's 1960 Special Report, Harvest of Shame, concerned with migrant workers in sweat shop working conditions, and compare with issues of migrant farm workers today. Facilitated by former Santa Cruz City Councilman, Mike Rotkin, with personal commentary by State Senator Bill Monning, both will share how Steinbeck's book influenced the course of his life and social advocacy surrounding career choices and priorities.