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

Terri "Detroit" Hughes will speak before 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.
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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