- Thursday | June 18, 2020
- 11:30 am
Thursday, June 18, 11:30 a.m.
RECONSTRUCTION:FROM THE NARRATIVE TO THE BIRTH OF A MOVEMENT
EVONNE AND ISAAK KRUGER
Proposed Third Presentation
This presentation will discuss the afterlife, or influence of the infamous film, The Birth of a Nation, particularly its influence on the birth of the civil rights movement, based upon the books The Birth of a Movement: How Birth of a Nation Ignited the Battle for Civil Rights, by Dick Lehr and D. W. Griffith’s The Birth of a Nation: A History of the Most Controversial Motion Picture of all Time by Melvyn Stokes.
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