'Boardwalk Empire & Beyond'
Galloway, N.J. – Learn about the unique history of Atlantic City and how it has shaped our modern era at a special lecture series and discussion in July at Stockton University Atlantic City, 3711 Atlantic Ave., titled “Boardwalk Empire & Beyond.”
The lectures will be held from 6 - 7:30 p.m. and include time for audience questions. The topics are:
“The Northside and Social Movements” with Ralph Hunter, founder & president of the African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey.
“Tourism and Entertainment” with Heather Perez, Stockton University Special Collections Librarian and Atlantic City historian.
“Power and Politics” with Nelson Johnson, retired Atlantic County Superior Court Judge and author of “Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City.”
The program is presented through Stockton University Continuing Studies. The cost is $20 per session or $55 for all three lectures. Visit https://stockton.edu/continuing-studies and click on the “Personal Enrichment” link or call 609 652-4227 to register.
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