The featured film is The Cry of Jazz (1959) by Edward O. Bland.
This screening will be followed by a discussion led by Chuck Kleinhans, Associate Professor of Radio, Television and Film at Northwestern University. 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 & Sun Ra: The Magic Sun / Last Angel of History.
The event is part of Traveling the Spaceways: The Astro Black and Other Solar Myths symposium.
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