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Black History Month – Sunday Movie SeriesFebruary 4, 1:00 pm-February 25, 5:00 pm

1987 Indian Village Drive
Memphis, 38109
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Admission is FREE to the C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa on Sundays in February from 1:00 – 5:00 pm (last admission at 4:30). Our Black History Month movies begin at 1:30 pm.

2/4 – Black Indians: An American Story
Narrated by James Earl Jones, this documentary film explores the cultural and ethnic fusion of Native and African Americans. 55 minutes

2/11 – Slavery by Another Name
Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Douglas A. Blackmon, this PBS documentary looks at a little known chapter in American history – the new systems of forced labor that arose after the abolition of slavery that would last for more than 80 years. 90 minutes

2/18 – Freedom Riders
This PBS documentary about civil rights activists features interviews with the college students who protested segregation in the deep South. 120 minutes

2/25 – King: A Filmed Record…From Montgomery to Memphis
This Academy Award-nominated documentary presents key events in the life of civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. 185 minutes


Details

Start:
February 4, 1:00 pm
End:
February 25, 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.facebook.com/Chucalissa

Organizer

Rebecca Johnson
Phone:
(901) 785-3160
Email:
rjhnsn52@memphis.edu

Other

Age Requirement
N/A

Venue

C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa
1987 Indian Village Drive
Memphis, 38109
+ Google Map
Phone:
(901) 785-3160
Website:
www.memphis.edu/Chucalissa

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