Black Cinema for Black History Month

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Black Cinema for Black History Month

For Black History Month, we'll be showcasing highlights of black cinema. Both movies will show at 4 p.m. Learn something and have fun at the same time!

Nat Turner: A Troublesome PropertyNat Turner: A Troublesome Property
Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source of "The Confessions of Nat Turner," assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controversy over the Nat Turner story played out through history.
Showing: Monday, Feb. 11
Glory
Two idealistic young Bostonians lead the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, America's first Black regiment in the Civil War.
Showing: Monday, Feb. 25