Hyde Park Art Center Presents MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY CELEBRATION 一 Preview

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WHEN:

January 17, 2022
4 - 7 pm

WHERE:

Greenline Performing Arts Center
29 E Garfield Blvd.
Chicago, IL

TICKETS:

Free

Hyde Park Art Center presents a Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration, a program including film screenings, poetry, and an artist discussion.

The program includes:

A poetry reading from Leslé Honore, an Afro-Latina poet, activist, and author of Fist & Fire.

A screening of The Black Archive Project: Chicago Uprisings 2020 by Resita Cox, who “uses filmmaking as a means to archive the Black experience and retrieve Black history that has been lost.”

A screening of Unapologetic, a film told through activists Bella Bahhs and Janaé Bonsu. This film takes a look into the Black Lives Matter movement.

The artist discussion will follow the films with O’Shay, Cox, Honore, and more.

The celebration will be presented in collaboration with Arts + Public Life and South Side Community Arts Center.

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For more information, visit the Hyde Park Art Center website.

 

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