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East St. Louis at 150
The Making of an All-America City: East St. Louis at 150

The Making of an All-America City: East St. Louis at 150 contains a collection of insightful essays that cover East St. Louis’s turbulent history, from the city’s formation and racial tensions to the industrial decline and its enduring impact. Join us as a panel of the book’s contributors, including poet Eugene Redmond, share their perspectives on the story of East St. Louis. Books will be available for purchase.


Presented in collaboration with the East St. Louis 1917 Centennial Commission & Cultural Initiative.

When: Wednesday, July 19 2017 at 7:00 pm (past)
Where: Lee Auditorium
How Much:Free
Exhibit(s): #1 in Civil Rights: The African American Freedom Struggle in St. Louis
Brochure: making of an all america city.pdf
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