Two Mississippi Museums | 222 North Street, Jackson, Mississippi, 39201
- Date(s): Thu, Aug 31
- Time: 6:00 pm
- Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/655040559914758
Join MDAH for a free screening of The Harvest at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 31, at the Two Mississippi Museums. Directed by Sam Pollard and Douglas Blackmon, the documentary tells the story of the fight to integrate schools in Leland, Mississippi, during the height of the Civil Rights Movement. A Q&A with Douglas Blackmon will follow the screening.
This program is in partnership with the Mississippi Humanities Council and Mississippi Public Broadcasting. Doors open at 5 p.m. and refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m., courtesy of the Mississippi Humanities Council. The documentary will begin at 6 p.m. For more information, call 601-576-6850 or email email@example.com.