AN OUTRAGE

A Documentary Film About Lynching in the American South

American Historical Association Annual Meeting
Jan
6
3:30 PM15:30

American Historical Association Annual Meeting

  • Omni Shoreham Hotel, Congressional Room A (map)
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Filmmakers will attend for a Q&A following the screening joined by:

  • Jonathan Holloway, Provost of Northwestern University; author of Jim Crow Wisdom: Memory and Identity in Black America Since 1940; and cast member of An Outrage
  • Mike Williams, Chair of History Department at Warren New Tech High School in Warren, North Carolina; and recipient of the 2017 Organization of American Historians' Tachau National Teacher of the Year Award

The theme of the 2018 Annual Meeting is Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism in Global Perspective.

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University of Texas at Austin
Nov
28
12:15 PM12:15

University of Texas at Austin

  • LBJ School of Public Affairs - Bass Lecture Hall (map)
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Presented by the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy. Filmmakers will attend for a Q&A joined by Dr. Peniel E. Joseph, Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin.

The screening is free, but registration is required at this link. Lunch will be provided.

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a/perture cinema
Nov
8
7:30 PM19:30

a/perture cinema

Literary journal Scalawag and independent cinema a/perture presented "An Outrage" as part of a series dedicated to examining the American South on screen. The screening was followed by a community conversation led by Dr. Derek Hicks, Associate Professor of Religion and Culture, Wake Forest University, and Danielle Purifoy, PhD student at Duke University. More details here.

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Resurrecting Their Stories: A Community-based Oral History Project in Birmingham
Oct
20
5:30 PM17:30

Resurrecting Their Stories: A Community-based Oral History Project in Birmingham

The Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project (CRRJ) at Northeastern University School of Law, The Elmore Bolling Foundation, and Alabama NAACP presented An Outrage as part of the conference, "Resurrecting Their Stories: A Community-based Oral History Project." More details here.

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Avery Research Center, College of Charleston
Oct
10
6:00 PM18:00

Avery Research Center, College of Charleston

Filmmakers attended for a Q&A joined by Dr. Willie Griffin, Professor of History at The Citadel; and Dr. Mari Crabtree, Professor of African American Studies at the College of Charleston. Presented by the Avery Institute and the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture with the Race and Social Justice Initiative at the College of Charleston.

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Speed Art Museum
Oct
4
6:30 PM18:30

Speed Art Museum

Presented by the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville and the ACLU of Kentucky. Following the screening, the audience engaged in a discussion led by by Elizabeth Jones, Professor of Pan-African Studies at the University of Louisville.

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Colorado State University
Sep
27
5:30 PM17:30

Colorado State University

Presented as part of a program on "Symbols and History of Lynching in America," curated by the ACT Human Rights Film Festival with its partners — the College of Liberal Arts, the Department of Ethnic Studies, and the Department of History — during the 2017 Colorado State University Diversity Symposium. The program also included short presentations from History and Ethnic Studies faculty, a roundtable discussion with students, and an audience Q&A.

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National Humanities Center
Sep
19
6:00 PM18:00

National Humanities Center

Filmmakers attended for a Q&A with a panel of North Carolina educators:

  • Teresa Bunner of the UNC School of Library Services and Project READY
  • Fay Gore, Section Chief for K-12 Social Studies at the NC Department of Public Instruction
  • Jamie Lathan, Dean of Long Distance Learning and Humanities Instructor at the NC School of Science and Math, and member of the NHC Teacher Advisory Board
  • Mike Williams, Chair of History Department at Warren New Tech High School in Warren, NC, and recipient of the 2017 OAH Tachau National Teacher of the Year Award
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One Community Initiative for Unity
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

One Community Initiative for Unity

The filmmakers attended with historian Amy Tillerson-Brown of Mary Baldwin College for a post-screening Q&A moderated by Justin Reid of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. Presented by the One Community Initiative for Unity through the Arts and Conversation, an event series convened by The Prizery.

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