Main Topic: Popular Culture
Speaker: Donald-Brian Johnson
Postwar Pop: Memorabilia of the Mid-20th Century
From the 1920’s onward, America was flooded with pop culture collectibles. Johnson’s entertaining, informative program examines how these trend of the times came to be. A colorful power point presentation, and artifact samples, bring the mid-twentieth century vibrant life. Topics (holiday’s, World War II, ceramics, glassware, etc..), can be tailored to specific audience interests. Retro, yet up-to-the-minute, “Postwar Pop” is and invigorating exploration of the tastes that shaped an era.