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Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell

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Presented by Senator John Heinz History Center at Online/Virtual Space

Aug 19 2020
Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell

Join the African American Program of the Heinz History Center for a screening of “Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell” on Aug. 19, as part of the 2020 From Slavery to Freedom Film Series.

Following a virtual screening of “Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell,” join African American Program Director Samuel W Black and film producer Robin Hamilton for a discussion about the film.
Raised in privilege but degraded by persistent racial prejudice, Mary Church Terrell fought for the basic human right to be treated equally. Born the year of the Emancipation Proclamation, she made it her life’s mission to fight for justice. She, along with her

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