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Film: “The Loving Story”

February 8, 2017, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This documentary uses found footage and interviews with the family, friends and lawyers of Mildred and Richard Loving to tell the story of the couple whose interracial marriage led to the 1967 Supreme Court decision legalizing interracial relationships. Following the screening, Christopher Fisher, history professor at The College of New Jersey will lead a discussion.

This program is funded by the Horizons Speakers Bureau of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. This program is also presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 

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February 8, 2017
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6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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