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Film Showing: Ava DuVernay's "13th"

Location: 
Downtown LibrarySecond Floor Meeting Room
Event categories: 
Games,Movies and Music
Age: 
adultsteens
Date: 
Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 1:00pm
Description: 

Ava DuVernay's galvanizing documentary examines how the 13th Amendment has given rise to mass criminalization and the American prison industry. With archival footage and interviews from activists, politicians, historians, and formerly incarcerated individuals,DuVernay's work has been called a "grand historical synthesis". This event is free to the public.