Lost LA

Coded Geographies

Season 2 Episode 5 | 25m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

What if the stories L.A. told about itself relegated you to the margins? This episode explores two underground guidebooks -- The Negro Travelers' Green Book and The Address Book -- that reveal the hidden geographies many Angelenos had to navigate, espousing Los Angeles as a place of coded segregation and resistance.

Aired: 11/14/17

Rating: NR

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Lost LA is a local public television program presented by PBS SoCal | KCET.