From Blacks to Brown and Beyond

Oakland City Hall

Professor Robert S. Oden of California State University: Sacramento will discuss his latest book, Blacks to Brown and Beyond: the struggle for progressive politics in Oakland, California, 1966-2011. A former Oakland resident and Black Panther Party member, Professor Oden will examine Oakland’s political power shifts from the mayoralty of Lionel Wilson in the 1970s to the present. A question and answer period will follow his presentation.


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Main Library

Walters Auditorium
125 14th Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 238-3134