Add this Event to Calendar 05/19/2021 07:00 PM 05/19/2021 07:00 PM Evanston's Living History Discussion

Watch the documentary Evanston's Living History on DVD, available through CLAMS, or online for free through Kanopy, then join us for a presentation and discussion with filmmaker Craig Dudnick.    Evanston's Living History is the story of a community's struggle for justice; with roots extending to the town of Abbeville, South Carolina and the horrific lynching of one of its prominent citizens,  Anthony Crawford.  Follow the lives of Crawford's descendnants and their allies as they fight for the passage of United States Senate Resolution 39, which apologized for the failure of the Senate to enact anti-lynching legislation.  Learn about Evanston's greatest generation and their courageous fight to free Evanston from the bondage of racial discrimination.  Craig will talk about the making of the documentary followed by a Q&A/discussion period.  Craig Dudnick, founder of Imagine Video Productions, was at the EPL in 2018 when he screened and discussed Alice's Ordinary People, also available through CLAMSRegistration for this Zoom program is required.