Included will be footage of soul greats such as Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, James Brown, the Supremes, Otis Redding, Booker T. & the MG's, Nina Simone, Dionne Warwick, Ike & Tina Turner, Sam & Dave, Marvin Gaye, Isaac Hayes, Curtis Mayfield, Sly & the Family Stone, and others.
The Golden Age of Soul begins at 2:00 PM on Sunday, February 20, 2011 in the Koret Auditorium on the Lower Level of the Main Library.
This program is support by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library. All programs at the Library are free.
A reading list of recent titles on soul musicians: