'Race Amity: America's Other Tradition' Film Viewing and Discussion with William H. Smith
Prepare for an uplifting and powerful event! The Mashpee Library is excited to offer a Zoom presentation of WGBH's moving documentary series "American Stories: Race Amity and The Other Tradition."
Join us and learn more about past friendships between leaders of different races and how their collaborations have propelled change. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, Eleanor Roosevelt and Black educator Mary McLeod Behune - these are just a few of the relationships examined in this groundbreaking work.
The 90 minute presentation will include a brief introduction to the film by Dr. William H. Smith (creator, executive producer, and writer of the series), a reading from the book “Race Amity: A Primer on America’s Other Tradition,” a viewing of the film “Race Amity: America’s Other Tradition,” a commentary by Dr. Smith, and end with Q & A session.
WHS Media Productions LLC created this documentary for the promotion of cross-racial and cross-cultural understanding.
To register for this free event, please email us at mpl_mail@clamsnet.org.
Wednesday Feb 24, 2021
7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM