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Film Screening: Mississippi: Is This America?

September 4, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

When
Tue, September 8, 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Where
Location TBA (map)
Description
Screening of “Mississippi: Is This America?” Episode 5 from Eyes on the Prize, the award-winning documentary on the history of the twentieth century civil rights movement. Synopsis: “Mississippi’s grass-roots civil rights movement becomes an American concern when college students travel south to help register black voters and three activists are murdered. The Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party challenges the regular Mississippi delegation at the Democratic Convention in Atlantic City,” courtesy of PBS website.
For additional information, please visit: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/

Details

Date:
September 4, 2015
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm