Veterans of Space City News talks about underground press in Houston at Zine Fest

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 05/20/2009 - 18:17
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RoB - Houston IMC

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SpaceCityNewspt1.mp3 16.87 MB
SpaceCityNewspt2.mp3 12.5 MB

On May 16th Thorne Dryer and Sherwood Bishop spoke about their work with Space City News, the underground newspaper published in Houston in the 60's and 70's which brought together the leftist and countercultural movements of the time. The talked about the history of the organization, how it worked with different communities in Houston, and the national growth of underground press across the US and in Texas.

The Audio is in 2 files because the recorder ran out of battery in the middle of their presentation. This talk was given at Zine Fest Houston 2009: http://zinefesthouston.wordpress.com/