Screening of "Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property"

Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property

 

You will have two opportunities to see Charles Burnett's "Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property" before he visits February 16, 2017. Cornel West said of this documentary, "This film is magnificent. Required viewing by all who are deeply concerned about race relations in America."

Tuesday January 10, 2017
7pm-8:30pm
Olin 102
Social Work and Religion Major Harleigh Boldridge, '18, leading discussion.

Thursday, February 9, 2017
6:30-8:00pm
Olin 102
Filmmaker and Professor of Communications Studies Thomas Johnson leading discussion

You may watch this trailer to decide if you want to attend.

You can also visit this Luther College Library Guide for a link to stream the film and for information about the texts Burnett dramatizes in the film.