THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SAT. MARCH 3 AT 2PM: Bestselling Author Stephen Spignesi Presents..”Outdated Advertising: Sexist, Racist, Creepy and Just Plain Tasteless Ads From a Pre-PC Era”
You won’t believe your eyes! A wild ride through more than 100 years of ads-ads that could not, or would not be printed today!
See a special lecture and slideshow presented by bestselling author Stephen Spignesi of actual advertisements from 1850 through the 1980s that illustrate how society has changed and powerfully demonstrates what, until a short while ago, was universally acceptable! Check out the library’s copy of Spignesi’s new book called Outdated Advertising: Sexist, Racist, Creepy and Just Plain Tasteless Ads From a Pre-PC Era.
This event is free and open to everyone. Please visit the library on 227 Main Street in East Haven or call us at 203-468-3890 to register for this event.
Extra evening and weekend parking for library events is available in the East Haven Town Hall parking lot across the street from the library and in the Stop and Shop lot behind the library accessible from Messina Drive.