In collaboration with Blk-Art, History & Culture, the Washington Park Library will present a Fall Film Series. Award-winning documentaries highlighting African American history and achievement will be presented with discussion sessions. Screenings are free and open to the public.
Tomorrow's screening will be of the film The Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords. This film presents a history of African-American newspapers and journalism from the mid-19th century through the 20th century. It tells of the struggles against censorship and discrimination and for freedom of the press, with commentary by historians, journalists, and photojournalists.
Location: Washington Park Library
Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Time: 6:00 PM