Evansville Native Shares Her Journey to Skid Row, Life-Changing Moment

Published 02/10 2014 11:07AM

Updated 02/10 2014 11:18AM

Evansville native Terri “Detroit” Hughes will share her journey from Skid Row to the movie screen during a public screening of the film “The Soloist” at 6 p.m. Monday, February 10, in the Health Professions Center’s Mitchell Auditorium at the University of Southern Indiana.

Hughes also was featured in the award-winning documentary film, “Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home.” Since then, she has turned her life around, and she now travels the country, conducting presentations on homelessness, poverty, mental illness, and drug addiction.

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