The History Center’s African American Program will sponsor several film screenings and discussions in 2018 as part of the From Slavery to Freedom Film Series, hosted by the Frick Environmental Center at 2005 Beechwood Boulevard in Pittsburgh.
On Aug. 22, join us for a screening of “The Assassination of Martin Luther King.”
The film focuses on the last five years of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life.
Admission is free. Registration is not required.
This public program will be held at the Frick Environmental Center, 2005 Beechwood Blvd., Pittsburgh, Pa.
Visitors can also see the new From Slavery to Freedom Garden at the Frick Environmental Center, which showcases plants used for food and medicinal purposes by freedom seekers during the 18th and 19th centuries.
For more information, please contact Samuel W. Black, director of African American Programs, at 412-454-6391 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2018 From Slavery to Freedom film series includes:
Wednesday, Feb. 28: “Standing on My Sisters’ Shoulders”
Wednesday, April 11: “Until the Well Runs Dry: Medicine & the Exploitation of Black Bodies”
Wednesday, Aug. 22: “The Assassination of Martin Luther King”
Wednesday, Nov. 7: “How They Got Over”