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LABOR ARCHIVES AND RESEARCH CENTER ANNUAL PROGRAM

The Labor Archives annual program on February 24th will feature guest speaker Fred Glass, author of From Mission to Microchip: A History of the California Labor Movement, an organizing update from Jobs with Justice, and a musical performance by Oakland’s own Missin’ Cousins.

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J. Paul Leonard Library at the Oscars

Film footage from the Bay Area Television Archive is featured in 3 of the 5 films nominated for the Oscar award of Best Documentary Feature this year.

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Extra-Illustration: From Marginalia to Scrapbooks

This exhibition highlights alternative uses for books by individuals interested in the interactive practice of extra-illustration.