Sundays at 2:30 p.m., Jungman Branch Library (5830 Westheimer) and Thursdays at 7.2.00 p.m., Central Library, Concourse Level meeting room (500 McKitmey)
dramatically depicts a specific era in the changing role of the American woman and significantly reflected and influenced the values and beliefs of its
first release audiences. "REEL WOMEN" complements the library's concurrent lecture series "HOUSTON: A WOMAN'S HISTORY", another free, public activity
sponsored by the LEARNING LIBRARY PROGRAM. For further information, phone 222-3268.
"A Woman's Place in Houston" - Carol Brown, Houston Community
College. Sunday, Jan. 20 - Jungman Branch & Thursday, Jan. 24 -
Saturday, January .12 - "Stella Dallas" - 1937—108 minutes
Directed by King Vidor; Starring Barbara Stanwyck
"The Women's Sufferage Movement: Its Birth in Houston" -
John Eudy, North Harris County College. Sunday, Jan. 27 -
Jungman Branch & Thursday, Jan. 31 - Central Library*
Saturday, January 19 - "Mildred Pierce" - 1945--111 minutes
Directed by Michael Curtiz; Starring Joan Crawford
"Women in Houston Politics: 1950 to the Present" - Eleanor
Tinsley, Houston City Council. Sunday, Feb. 3 - Jungman
Branch & Thursday, Feb. 7 - Centeral Library.
Saturday, January 26 - "Shanghai Express" - 1932--84 minutes
Directed by Josef von Steinberg; Starring Marlene Dietrich
"Black Women in Houston Politics" - Marcella Washington,
Houston Community College. Sunday, Feb. 10 - Jungman Branch
& Thursday, Feb. 14 - Central Library.
Saturday, February 2 - "Klute" - 1971--114 minutes
Directed by Alan J. Pakula; Starring Jane Fonda & Donald Sutherland
"The Changing Legal Status of Houston's Balck Women" -
Myrtle McKenzie, Attourney (formerly with Legal Dept., City
of Houston). Sunday, Feb. 17 - Jungman Branch & Thursday,
Feb. 21 - Central Library.
Saturday, February 16 - "Some Like It Hot" - 1959--121 minutes
Directed by Billy Wilder; Starring Marilyn Monroe & Jack Lemmon
"Mexican Women in Houston: The Formation of Barrio Life" -
Margorita Melville, University of Houston. Sunday, March 2 -
Jungman Branch & Thursday, March 6 - Central Library.
Saturday, March 1 - "Rachel, Rachel" - 1968--104 minutes
Directed by Paul Newman; Starring Joanne Woodward & Estelle Parsons
"Machismo: Myth or Reality?" - Gloria Guardiola, Association
for the Advancement of Mexican Americans. Sunday, March 16-
Jungman Branch & Thursday, March 20 - Central Library.
Saturday, March 8 - " Looking for Mr. Goodbar" - 197700136 minutes
Directed by Richard Brooks; Starring Diane Keaton & Tuesday Weld
"Women in Houston: The Future" - Nikki Van Hightower,
Houston, Area Women's Center. Sunday, March 23 - Jungman Branch
Thursday, March 27 - Central Library.
Saturday, March 15 - " Girlfriends" - 1978--87 minutes
Directed by Claudia Weill; Starring Melaine Mayron