Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Film Screening and Discussion

Tue, January 16, 2018 6:00 P.M. Add to your calendar
Social Science and History Department at Parkway Central Library

In remembrance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, join us in a screening and discussion of the documentary I am not Your Negro: filmmaker Raoul Peck's vision connecting James Baldwin's words with the history of the Civil Rights movement and the present #BlackLivesMatter.  The documentary will be followed by a discussion led by Dr. Dagmawi Woubshet, Ahuja Family Presidential Associate Professor of English at the Univeristy of Pennsylvania.

For any questions, please call the Social Science and History Department-215-686-5396.  Or, email us at

This program is free to the public and will be held in the Skyline Room.  Advanced registration through Eventbrite is recommended, please click here MLKProgram

94 minutes,  2016.  PG-13.

Adult Young Adult Film Screening African American Movies & Television Social Science History Social Justice Martin Luther King Jr

Social Science and History Department
Room 201

Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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