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My Name Is Pauli Murray (Black American Film Festival)
September 23, 2022 @ 7:30 pm| Free
Black American Film Festival: Celebrating Voices of Love, History, & Freedom
Hosted by Dr. Erin Watley
2021; 1 h 31 m; PG-13 for disturbing/violent images and thematic elements
Fifteen years before Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat, Pauli Murray fights for social justice. A non-binary Black lawyer, activist, poet, and priest, Murray influences both Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Thurgood Marshall.
Each Black American Film Festival screening will feature a brief introduction and a facilitated post-show discussion with Dr. Watley (Assoc. Professor of Communication & Cinema at McDaniel College).
FREE – No tickets required
Kevin Dayhoff and Caroline Babylon
McDaniel College, Sociology Department