Courtroom Dramas in the Movies and Theater, Part VII
Abortion in Roe v Wade, sexual harassment in the confirmation of Clarence Thomas (Anita Hill), the Anthony Weiner case, and women’s suffrage will be explored. The D. C. Stephenson trial and the Leo Frank Trial involving the rise of the Ku Klux Klan in the 1920s will be dissected. We will examine trials at sea in Melville's “Billy Budd” and the “Mutiny on the Bounty Court-Martial” and enjoy the Tracy and Hepburn attorney characters in "Adam's Rib."
The County is hosting two public workshops about sea-level rise at 6:30 p.m. June 8 (Dance Palace, 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station) and 6:30 p.m. June 14 (Stinson Beach Community Center, 32 Belvedere Ave.). Staff will speak about a new C-SMART Public Draft Adaptation Report that was released May 25.LEARN MORE