Roots at 40: Screening & Discussion

Yep, the miniseries Roots is turning 40 this year. Watch the first episode, then stick around for a talk and reception. The panel might even include director Mario Van Peebles. Let's keep our fingers crossed that it does.

Where: African American Museum in Philadelphia

When: February 1, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

How much: free


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