|Created Equal Film Screening: "Mississippi Burning"|
Event Type: Film Screening|
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
Join film historian Doug Deuchler to see and discuss "Mississippi Burning," the film story of two FBI agents who struggle to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small southern town while investigating the murders of three civil rights workers in 1964. This film is based on an actual case.Library: Oak Park Public Library Main Branch
This film, the second of three feature films, is part of the "Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle" series of film, panel discussions and author programs which continues through March.
This series is made possible through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, as part of its Bridging Cultures initiative, in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.
Location: Second Floor - Veterans Room
Contact: Adult & Teen Services
Contact Number: 708.452.3440