Dr. Gray Brechin, Friday 11 November 7:30 pm at the AIA Auditorium, Tusculum, 3 Manning Street, Potts Point. Dr. Brechin is a frequent radio and television guest and a popular public speaker. He is currently a visiting scholar in the University of California Berkeley Department of Geography and founder and project scholar of California’s Living New Deal Project upon which he will speak to the Society. He is an historical geographer and author whose chief interests are the state of California, the environmental impact of cities upon their hinterlands, and the invisible landscape of New Deal public works. He received a B.A. in history and geography, a M.A. in art history, and a Ph.D. in geography from the University of California at Berkeley with which he has been closely associated for over forty years. Entry Fees: C20th & AIA Members $15:00 pp, Non Members $20.00 pp.