|PGAAMCC and the Creative Edge present “A Struggle for Dignity” Film & Lecture Series|
|Thursday, 09 August 2012|
Through film & lectures, learn the legacy of slavery and emancipation both in Prince George’s County and other locations of the African Diaspora. This series is inspired by the “A Struggle for Dignity: An Artistic Exploration of Slavery and Emancipation by Curtis G. Woody”. The exhibit is currently on display at the Prince George’s African American Museum & Cultural Center.
Saturday, August 18th, 2pm-4pm
Film: Through the Door of No Return
Discussion Topic: African American Identity and the Search for Africa.
Filmmaker: Shirikiana Aina
Saturday, September 15th, 2pm-4pm
Discussion Topic: Monuments to the Past: Implications for African American History and Culture
Filmmaker: Haile Gerima
Saturday, October 27th, 2pm-4pm
Film: Underground Railroad: The William Still Story
Discussion Topic: The Underground Railroad
Discussant: Dr. Acklyn Lynch
Presented by the Prince George’s African American Museum & Cultural Center and The Creative Edge Studio of Prince George’s.