Screening: 13th (2016)

June 16, 2022 | 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Room: Havana Room

In-person session |

ABOUT THE SESSION

​​“Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States.” – excerpt from the U.S. Constitution, 13th Amendment

Combining archival footage with testimony from scholars and activists, Ava DuVernay’s documentary, 13th, discusses and analyzes how the Thirteenth Amendment led to mass incarceration in the United States through coded language and a deep history of racial inequality. This screening is free and open to the public; snacks and beverages will be available courtesy of CIC. 

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June 16, 2022