August 15, 2017

Fine Arts – English Dept Film Series – Hidden Figures

Fine Arts – English Dept Film Series – Hidden Figures

When:
October 18, 2017 @ 3:35 pm – 7:30 pm
2017-10-18T15:35:00-04:00
2017-10-18T19:30:00-04:00
Where:
Lowrimore Auditorium, Cauthen Educational Media Center
Alumni Dr
Florence, SC 29506
USA
Contact:
Shawn SmolenMorton
843.661.1508
Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

Film will be shown at 3:35 pm and 7:30 pm.

Theodore Melfi, Hidden Figures (2016) 127 mins.

What can’t motivated African American women do?  Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn, and Mary Jackson confront, circumvent, and baffle the racism of Jim Crow after World War II to become engineers for NASA and contribute to John Glenn’s historic 1962 orbit of the earth.  Taraji Penda Henson, Octavia Spenser, Janelle Monáe.

 

RESERVATIONS: Thanks to the English Department, this showing is free and open to the public. No reservations, general admission.