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Southern California 2019 Annual Meeting

  • 26 Oct 2019
  • 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Westchester Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library.  7114 W Manchester Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90045

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Southern California 2019 Annual Meeting
Tentative Agenda
(as of 9/30/2019)

Westchester / Loyola Village Branch
Los Angeles Public Library
Saturday, October 26th, 2019

9:30 - 10:00:

Morning hospitality

10:00 - 10:15:


10:15 - 11:00

Stereotypical Los Angeles:  Three Centuries of Trying to Define the City and Region in Words and Maps

Ron Lockmann

11:00 – 11:30: 

GLAM: a new Southern California CMS activity

11:30 – 12:15:

A tribute to founding member Norman Thrower

A festschrift on the occasion of his 100th birthday

12:15 – 1:45:

lunch on your own

We will post a list of nearby restaurants

1:45 – 2:30: 

“Maps as Mirrors and Methods of Colonialism in Hawai`i”

Student Essay Award winner:

Geoffrey Oliver Lewis

2:30 – 3:30:

Lightning talks: 12 minutes, with the opportunity for 1 question.  

Carlos Baez: “Redlining in Los Angeles”

Jon Jablonski: “Where We Are: Westchester is not a Blank Place”

Julie Sweetkind-Singer: "Mapping the Comstock Lode"

TBA: contact if you are interested in presenting

 3:30 - 3:45:


3:45 - 4:30:

“Three Women Pictorial Cartographers:  A Study in Contrasts” 

Judith Tyner  

 4:30 - 5:00:

business meeting



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