Danny Glover | May 4, 2014

May 4, 2014
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Rockefeller Memorial Chapel - 5850 S. Woodlawn, Chicago, IL 60637

 

The Center for the Study of Race Politics and Culture proudly presents its Annual Public Lecture with Danny Glover, internationally acclaimed actor, director, producer and activist in discussion with Jacqueline Stewart, Professor of Cinema & Media Studies, University of Chicago.

This event commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Freedom Summer Project; a massive campaign that took Northern college students to Mississippi to register African American voters who were being denied the right to vote through local customs, laws, and violence.

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Co-sponsored by The Institute of Politics, Office of Civic Engagement's UChicago Engages series, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, Organization of Black Students & the Rockefeller Memorial Chapel at the University of Chicago.