XE: CW Bayer’s talk on “Reno’s Jazz Hysteria” – 8/24

CW Bayer’s “Reno’s Jazz Hysteria”

CW Bayer will talk about his book “Reno’s Jazz Hysteria—cabaret and ballroom.” Hear how new research has shown that the development of Nevada’s “sin industry” took place within the context of the “jazz hysteria” that swept the nation during the 1920s.

Admission: $5.

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Author, performer CW Bayer

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