The featured screenings are Sun Ra: The Magic Sun (1966) by Phill Niblock and Last Angel of History (1995/6) by John Akomfrah.
These screenings will be followed by a discussion led by John Corbertt, journalist and music critic. He will present key points in the portrayal of free jazz in a racially motivated society.
Other screenings in this series are: Space is the Place & The Cry of Jazz.
The event is part of Traveling the Spaceways: The Astro Black and Other Solar Myths symposium.
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