Event Details

Black History Month Film

When:

February 19, 2019
5:45 PM to 7:15 PM

Location:


201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington , NC 28401
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Admission:

FREE!


Description:

The Black History Month Film at the Main Library in downtown Wilmington, NC, features screening of African American history through the eyes of acclaimed historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr. This week's film is Move on Up. Dramatizing the diverging paths for African Americans and outbursts of white backlash that emerged in the 1970's and early ‘80's. Gates explores how African Americans found a new source of hope from the creation of hip-hop.

More Info:

Phone: (910) 798-6300