Visionary Women Series

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Recall the life of Ruth Beckford: A Visionary Woman. Through photographs, programs, and writings in the collections of AAMLO, Beckford (1925-2019) is remembered as a dancer, poet, and community activist. This installation is part of AAMLO’s Visionary Women Series, a set of exhibits that recognizes remarkable persons who have shaped the contours of Oakland’s contemporary history.


Saturday, June 1, 2019 - Saturday, November 30, 2019