"Pride and Promise of Petworth" at the Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies

Want to learn more about the history of the Petworth neighborhood? Join a discussion about Lois Cooper's film, "Pride and Promise of Petworth" being screened at the 42nd Annual Conference on DC Historical Studies this Friday.

Lois Cooper (courtesy DCAALF)

Lois Cooper (courtesy DCAALF)

Ms. Cooper is the founder of the DC African American Legacy Foundation (DCAALF), and will present her short documentary film and a follow-up discussion on Friday, November 13th from 6:30-8pm at the Historical Society of Washington DC (801 K Street NW). The panel will be moderated by Dan Silverman (from Popville.com). The documentary description:

Petworth is a diverse community that has experienced many changes over the past century. This video gives a thorough history of this charming neighborhood and all that it has to offer.

You can register for the film and discussion on the DCHistory.org website.

Drew Schneider

Local DC blogger in Petworth, Washington DC.

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