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The African American Image in Film

The African American Image in Film Online

African Americans established a rich history in the cinema industry in front of and behind the camera. The stories told through their work and performances weave an intricate narrative of their experiences and the American culture's and Hollywood's impact and gaze. From its infancy to current times, African Americans have played an influential role in the film industry. This presentation highlights the social and cultural landscape, and the work of groundbreaking actors, actresses, screenwriters and filmmakers who have helped to shape the images and stories presented on the big screen. Presenters:  Renee Thomas Woods, Ph.D., STLCC Associate Professor of Communication and Mass Communications and Cathy Reilly, M.A.; M.L.S., STLCC Professor Emeritus, Library Services.

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Date:
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Time:
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Categories:
  Libraries Speaker Series  

Registration is required. There are 189 seats available.