2 pm | Screening of James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket
This documentary profiles the life and work of author and civil rights activist James Baldwin. Watch the trailer.
1989. USA. 87 min. Not Rated. Directed by Karen Thorsen.
3:30 pm | Panel Discussion
Conversation with Shawn Salvant, Associate Professor of English and Africana Studies at UCONN, and Barbara Krauthamer, Associate Professor of History and Graduate Program Director at UMASS.
Includes a complimentary popcorn and soft drink.
Presented in collaboration with the James Baldwin Project, The Amistad Center for Art & Culture, and the Greater Hartford Chapter of Jack & Jill of America, Inc.
James Baldwin Project events are made possible by the Ford Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Stan & Joanne Marder, and the Connecticut Humanities Fund.