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February Adult Forum
February 3, 2019 @ 9:15 am - February 24, 2019 @ 10:30 am
An event every 4 weeks that begins at 9:15 am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely
3 & 10 Film and Discussion of I Am Not Your Negro
Master filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, Remember This House, narrated by Samuel L. Jackson. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin’s original words and flood of rich archival material. I Am Not Your Negro is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter. It is a film that questions black representation in Hollywood and beyond. And, ultimately, by confronting the deeper connections between the lives and assassination of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr., Baldwin and Peck have produced a work that challenges the very definition of what America stands for.
17 & 24 The Wit and Wisdom of Martin Luther King, Jr. – Led by Dr. Arthur Sutherland
Arthur Sutherland, professor at Loyola University in Baltimore and has advanced degrees from Yale University Divinity School and Princeton Theological Seminary. His research interests are in history of Christian doctrine, African-American theology, and theological hospitality