The REEL Culture Film and Speaker Series continues with You Gotta Stand Up: The Life and High Times of John Henry Faulk, a reading and performance by Chris Drake. An author and history professor, Drake draws on his book of the same name to detail Texas-born Faulk's incredible career as an activist (Faulk's credited with putting a halt to Joe McCarthy's infamous blacklist), writer, radio show host and humorist (he was a Hee Haw regular).12:30 to 2:30 p.m. HCC-Northwest, Eagle Room, 1010 West Sam Houston Parkway North. For information, call 713-718-5700 or visit northwest.hccs.edu. Free.
Wed., Oct. 7, 12:30 p.m., 2009