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Cinema Today — Film Blackness: Screening of various films by Frances Bodomo and Ja’Tovia Gary, November 29, 2017

On Wednesday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m., there will be a screening of films from the New Negress Film Society.  “As members of the collective New Negress Film Society, artists Frances Bodomo and Ja’Tovia Gary seek to create spaces for…

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‘Black Girl’ in photos and film 3/29/17

Shown in conjunction with Princeton University Art Museum’s exhibition Revealing Pictures, director Ousmane Sembene‘s critically acclaimed Black Girl explores the struggles of a young woman from Senegal who becomes a servant in France. In French with English subtitles. Introduced by…

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Race Matters: Ruha Benjamin

Thanks to U.S. 1 newspaper for its excellent cover story on Ruha Benjamin’s Racial Literacy series, written by Michele Alperin. Next in the series is a screening of California Reel’s “Race: The Power of an Illusion” at the Garden Theater. The…

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The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation Nate Parker | 1 hr 57 min | R IMDBReviews Starts Fri, Oct 7, 2016, The Garden Theatre, 160 Nassau St., Princeton, NJ 08542 Nate Parker’s film about the Nat Turner slave rebellion is one…

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Racial Literacy: Not in Our Town’s Fall Program

In partnership with the Princeton Public Library and the Garden Theatre, Not in Our Town will be offering a 5-session weekly program on racial literacy from Tuesday, October 18 through Tuesday, November 15.  Dr. Ruha Benjamin, African American Studies professor…

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