Films at the Schomburg: Broken on All Sides
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Broken on All Sides is a documentary focused on mass incarceration across the nation and the intersection of race and poverty within criminal justice. The film positions criminal penalties and their collateral consequences as a new version of Jim Crow. Join the Director, Matthew Pillischer, and other guests for a special talk back following the screening.
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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research unit of The New York Public Library, is one of the world's leading research facilities devoted to the preservation of materials on the global African and African diasporan experiences. A focal point of Harlem's cultural life, the Center sponsors programs and events that illuminate and illustrate the richness of black history and culture.
Each Friday in February, we’ll spotlight a special item from the collection. This year, we're taking inspiration from our brand new exhibition, Motown: The Truth Is A Hit with a music theme. Learn fascinating Black History Month facts and be entered to win tickets to Motown: The Musical on Broadway! Sign up here
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