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Race in Hollywood: How Popular Films Promote White Heroes

Event Type: Adults
Date: 1/5/2021
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 [Online] Film critic Dann Gire explores movies that depict white heroes as inherently superior: Learn how cultural invisibility enables the production of these films (among them The Help, The Blind Side, Avatar and Dances with Wolves) and what that means for social justice in America.

This program uses free Zoom conferencing. After registration, you will receive an email explaining how to join the event using your computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. You may also listen in, no video required, from your cell phone or landline.

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A recording of this program will be available on YouTube.

   Vernon Area Public Library
Location: Internet
Contact: Adult Desk
Contact Number: 224-543-1485
Presenter: Dann Gire