Caroline County Public Library presents Maryland Public Television’s “Tell Them We Are Rising”

| January 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

 

Don’t miss this sneak preview screening of MPT’s Oscar-nominated Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities by Stanley Nelson and Marco Williams.

 

Tell Them We Are Rising explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity. This film reveals the rich history of HBCUs and the power of higher education to transform lives and advance civil rights and equality in the face of injustice.

Maryland Public Television’s Indie Lens Pop-Up is a free film series that brings people together for community-driven conversations.  Featuring documentaries seen on PBS, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics to family and relationships.

 

Please join your community to view and discuss this documentary on February 1 at 6pm at the Central Library in Denton.  Refreshments will be provided.  For more information, please call 410-479-1343.

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