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Community Cinema Presents, "The Powerbroker"

Event Type: MAIN - ADULT
Date: 2/5/2013
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 In partnership with AETN, KUAR, and Laman Library, Community Cinema, a free monthly screening series engaging communities through films produced by the Independent Television Service (ITVS), features monthly screenings followed by panel discussions with leading organizations, local communities and special guest speakers. The program is designed to help people learn about and get involved in the social issues raised in the documentaries.

This month's film is, "The Powerbroker" by Bonnie Boswell. Whitney M. Young, Jr. was one of the most celebrated and controversial leaders of the civil rights era. As executive director of the National Urban League, he took the struggle for equality directly to the powerful white elite, gaining allies in business and government, including three presidents. http://www.whitneyyoungfilm.com/
Library: William F. Laman Public Library    Map to the Main Library
Location: Lecture Hall - Main Library
Contact: Debra Wood
Contact Number: 501-771-1775 x105
Presenter: Debra Wood