Want to watch Freedom Summer in the theater? Check this list of screenings for a location near you. Screenings are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. (This list is updated regularly.)
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Busboys and Poets
1025 5th Street NW, Washington, DC
Presented by the Advancement Project
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.