ONE-NIGHT-ONLY FREE ADMISSION SCREENING & DISCUSSION
Before it begins its run at the Athena, catch a preview screening of WHO WE ARE: A CHRONICLE OF RACISM IN AMERICA at 7PM on Thursday, February 24th. The event is presented FREE thanks to Ohio University sponsors: Black Student Cultural Programming Board, Center for Law, Justice & Culture, Central Region Humanities Center, Cutler Scholars Program, History Department, Honors Tutorial College, Multicultural Center, and Ohio Honors Program.
Stick around after the show for a discussion moderated by Micaela Beatham-Garcia, Ohio University senior and Director of the ACLU of Ohio University, Dr. Vincent Jungkunz, Associate Professor of Political Science and CLJC Faculty affiliate, and Dr. Winsome Chunnu-Brayda, Strategic Director for Diversity and Inclusion and Multicultural Programs and Initiatives.
About the film
Interweaving lecture, personal anecdotes, interviews, and shocking revelations, in WHO WE ARE — A Chronicle of Racism in America, criminal defense/civil rights lawyer Jeffery Robinson draws a stark timeline of anti-Black racism in the United States, from slavery to the modern myth of a post-racial America.
Directed by Emily Kunstler and Sara Kunstler
Ohio University History Department
Ohio University Central Region Humanities Center