Arts, Classes and Seminars, Museum Exhibits and Events

Contemporary Class: The Pruitt-Igoe Myth

When: Thu., June 15, 6 p.m. 2017

The demolition of the Pruitt-Igoe housing project made international news, and the tale of an urban-renewal program gone wrong has influenced public-housing initiatives ever since. The real story of Pruitt-Igoe is for more complex, as the screening of this award-winning documentary will show. This program is part of the Take 5 adult education series, offering fascinating ways to explore contemporary culture every season. Choose from five programs at $10 each, subscribe for $40 per season, or become a member and attend the programs for free throughout the year!

Price: $10, free for members and Take 5 subscribers