The “sizzling sixties” stands out as one of the most dramatic seachanging decades in the annals of American political and social history.
Quotes from Saint Paulites
“Much of the philosophy that guides the theatre we do here at Penumbra is pioneered by people like... Langston Hughes... I'm just here standing, on a hill that's made up of their thinking. And that's what allows me to see as far as I can see.”
—Lou Bellamy, Penumbra Theater director
“My own personal and professional experiences have given me insight into the fleeting nature of life, and I strive to live each day with purpose.”
—Anna Masellis, Saint Paul cancer researcher
“I had found my spot on the roof of a red woodshed in the back yard shaded by an overhanging apple tree. An inveterate reader, I found that by lying flat on my stomach, I could remain concealed, safety ignoring any voice calling me from below.”