CANCELED - Africana Film Festival: The Hate U Give

The University of Southern Indiana Africana Studies Program presents the first annual Africana Film Festival. The theme for the series is “Power to the People” and will showcase films that highlight African American activism from the 1960s Civil Rights Movement to today. The films will include:

  • Free Angela and All Political Prisoners (2012), directed by Shola Lynch
    6 p.m. on Thursday, January 30
    Followed by a discussion led by Dr. Denise Lynn, Director of Gender Studies
  • Malcolm X (1992), directed by Spike Lee
    5 p.m. on Thursday, February 27
    Followed by a discussion by Dr. D’Angelo Taylor, assistant director of the USI Multicultural Center
  • The Hate U Give (2018), directed by George Tillman, Jr.
    6 p.m. on Thursday, March 26
    Followed by a discussion by Dr. Laura Soderberg, assistant professor of English

For more information about the films, visit or contact Dr. Sakina Hughes at

Thursday, March 26 at 6:00pm

Liberal Arts Center, Kleymeyer Hall
8600 University Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47712, USA

Event Type

Social, Recreation


Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni, General Public


Diversity / Social Justice, World / Culture


CoLA, myusi


College of Liberal Arts


Event Contact Name

Dr. Sakina Hughes

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