Culture Connect Featured Event
Film Screening: African Americans in Connecticut: Civil War to Civil Rights
$3 adults pass, free for children 12 and under.
Monday, January 21 2pm
This film is appropriate for students in grades 4 and up.
This documentary by Connecticut filmmaker Karyl Evans chronicles the significant events and people in the history of African Americans in Connecticut from just after the Civil War to the Civil Rights era. The film is narrated by Ruber Dee,
The film received 3 Emmy Awards for writing, producing and directing by Karyl Evans.