Film Screening: "Freedom Summer"
UNCG: The 60's - Exploring the Limits
- Date: 02/21/2019 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
- Location: Central Library
219 N. Church St.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
This film looks back at the summer of 1964, when more than 700 student activists took segregated Mississippi by storm, registering voters, creating freedom schools and establishing the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party. A guest speaker will provide a presentation before the screening. The film is "not rated" and 114 minutes. This program is in partnership with UNCG's The 60's: Exploring the Limits.