Past Event

Film Screening: The Cry of Jazz

The featured film is The Cry of Jazz (1959) by Edward O. Bland.

This screening will be followed by a discussion led by Chuck Kleinhans, Associate Professor of Radio, Television and Film at Northwestern University. He will present key points in the portrayal of free jazz in a racially motivated society.

Other screenings in this series are: Space is the Place & Sun Ra: The Magic Sun / Last Angel of History.

The event is part of Traveling the Spaceways: The Astro Black and Other Solar Myths symposium.

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