Dark Run University- a presentation of papers read from 1951 on Facebook Live
Speaker: Vanessa Couvreur
In June we presented our first ever virtual lecture via Facebook Live with a piece entitled “Swimmin’ Holes I know”.
In that paper, writer W. Hepworth mentions Dark Run University saying, “It ain’t any college- Just where the gang spends a lotta time an has plenty of fun”. In this follow up piece we’ll explore what Dark Run University was in the 1890’s and the area around it.