Past Event

'Freedom Riders' Screening in Carbondale

Please join us for the southern Illinois premiere of “Freedom Riders” and stay for a post-screening discussion with former Freedom Riders Genevieve Hughes Houghton and Thomas Armstrong, moderated by Rev. Rick Jackson.


About the Film
“Freedom Riders”
, the movie (122 mins.) is based on the award-winning book Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice, and focuses on the campaign that went on to inspire a movement.
For more information about the movie, visit


This event is Free and Open to the public. Reservations are recommended.

For more information, please call 312.422.5580 or email