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Community Conversations: Film – DAISY BATES: FIRST LADY OF LITTLE ROCK

April 29, 2015 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

FREE and Open to the Public. The Family Dollar’s Multicultural Employee Resource Group (ERG) partners with The Mint Museum to present an evening of dialogue and enlightenment.

VIEW the film depicting the life and legacy of Civil Rights Activist Daisy Bates.

HEAR a panel of special guests discuss women in the Civil Rights Movement and their contributions, including panelist filmmaker Sharon La Cruise.

DISCUSS the significance and impact of women in the Civil Rights Movement.

Panelists: Sharon La Cruise, Film Producer and Director

Corine Mack, Pres., Charlotte Chapter NAACP

Rubie Britt-Height, Director of Community Relations, Mint Museum

Professor Amadou Shakur, Center for the African Diaspora

T. Leon Williams, Institute for Academic Success and Character Education

Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, Family Dollar, CPB, Women and Girls Lead, ITVS, Independent Lens, Media Engagement, collaborating with The Mint Museum.


April 29, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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