2020 Hindsight: Looking Back on a Tumultuous Year in Santa Cruz County takes a look back at the tumultuous year of 2020 with nearly 100 full-color pages that explore, through photography and words, Santa Cruz County’s experience with the COVID-19 pandemic, social justice, wildfires, democracy, and community.
2020 Hindsight is a community collaboration with Santa Cruz Community Foundation, Community Printers, Bookshop Santa Cruz and many community leaders. This beautiful and meaningful collection of photographs and essays is edited by Shmuel Thaler and co-edited by Wallace Baine and Ross Newport. Themes include the trademark events of 2020: the Pandemic; Black Lives Matter movement; wildfires; and democracy.
All proceeds from the book will be donated to the Santa Cruz Community Foundation's Fire Relief Fund; free copies will also be provided to every high school junior student in Santa Cruz County, with a free curriculum. Learn more here.
*Please note that this edition will be in paperback*