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Aspen Institute to screen ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ Thursday

Staff report

The Aspen Institute will present a screening of “I Am Not Your Negro” at 3 p.m. Thursday at Paepcke Auditorium.

Following the film will be a panel discussion with Ashley Bell, founder of the 20/20 Leaders of America and former senior strategist with the Republican National Committee, and Judy Richardson, member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (1963-1966), documentary filmmaker, writer and activist.

Michele Norris, former host of NPR’s “All Things Considered” and author of “The Grace of Silence”, will moderate the talk.

“I Am Not Your Negro” is a documentary inspired by the uncompleted novel by the late James Baldwin and created by filmmaker Raoul Peck.

Tickets are $20 and are on sale at http://www.aspenshow tix.com, in person at the Wheeler Opera House, or by calling 970-920-5770.

For more information, contact Lissa Ballinger at 970-544-7992 or lissa.ballinger@aspeninstitute.org, or visit the Institute’s website at http://www.aspeninstitute.org/aspenevents.


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