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Village Member Howard Ruffner Book Signing
Village Member Howard Ruffner, will be talking about and signing his new book
Moments of Truth - A Photographer's Experience at Kent State 1970
Working as a photographer for the Kent State University student newspaper and yearbook, Howard Ruffner was a college sophomore when the tragic shootings of May 4, 1970, occurred―a tragedy that left four students dead and nine others wounded. Asked to serve as a stringer for Life magazine in the days leading up to May 4, as student protests against the Vietnam War intensified and National Guard troops arrived on campus, Ruffner became a witness and documentarian to this important piece of history. Several of his photographs, including one that appeared on the cover of Life, are etched into our collective consciousness when we think about civil unrest and the latter half of the 20th century.
Please come out and support your fellow Villager in this momentous event!
Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 7:00 PM until 8:30 PM
695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena 91101
Registration is not Required