Re: [sixties-l] in Berkeley in the sixties

From: Ron Jacobs (
Date: Tue Jun 06 2000 - 12:02:26 CUT

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    ONe element of Newsreel exists as San Francisco Newsreel--the rest of the
    group faded away. Robert Kramer died last year. Roz Payne, another
    member, lives in Vermont and maintains the archives...
    -ron jacobs

    At 06:07 PM 06/05/2000 -0800, you wrote:
    >What ever happened to News Reel?
    >best, Don
    >>I am interested to know if anyone has information on some of the more
    >>flamboyant Berkeley "street theater" events of the late 1960s. I remember
    >>watching, at a meeting of some new East Bay agit-prop group, a film or
    >>television special on people happening to put antiwar billboards up in San
    >>Francisco. Later, some of us did some "everywhere in one night"
    >>posters-putting against the war. Then there were some funny actions during
    >>the San Francisco State strike. And so on.
    >> Obviously, one still can feel hesitant to discuss details of these--though
    >>the ones I'm thinking of were certainly nonviolent, were barely
    >>really--yet is anyone collecting the basic info., at least?
    >> Paula

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