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Lecture Series “Other Stories, Other Voices” — Day 2
March 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
DUE TO COVID-19, THE LIVE LECTURE SERIES WAS CANCELLED AND OFFERED BY ZOOM INSTEAD, FOR FREE.
— The zoom recording of Joe Becton’s talk “African Americans in Philadelphia” can be accessed here:
— The zoom recording of Bob Skiba’s talk “LBGTQ Philadelpia” can be accessed here:
This year APT is departing from its traditional “A Guide’s View of Philadelphia,” the annual series on Philadelphia history, architecture, and culture. This year’s series is “Other Voices, Other Stories,” focusing on history from the perspectives of those outside the mainstream narrative.
The APT series runs Saturday and Sunday, March 14-15, 10 am-4 pm. Fee for the entire series (4 2-hour lectures and 2 walking tours) is $120. Individual lectures are $35. APT members receive a 25% discount ($90 all 4 lectures and 2 tours or $25/lecture). Anyone paying for at least one lecture is welcome to attend a tour. The fee for walking tour only is $25.
ANYONE INTERESTED IS WELCOME TO BECOME AN APT MEMBER (good until Dec. 31, 2020). Pay membership fees ($50 individual, $110 corporate).
“Other Voices, Other Stories”
Sun, 3/15, HILL-PHYSICK HOUSE, 321 S. 4th St.:
— “LGBTQ Philadelphia,” 10-11:30 am.
Bob Skiba, 2020 APT President and archivist at the William Way LGBT Community Center
— 11:30-12:30 LUNCH
— “African Americans in Philadelphia,” 12:30-2 pm.
Joe Becton, former Independence NHP ranger and APT Master Guide
— Society Hill walking tour with APT Master Guide Josh Silver, 2:15-3:45 pm.