A Dream Deferred: Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

  • June 7, 2018
  • Times: 6:00pm
505 N. Market St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
Admission: Free

Join the Delaware Historical Society, Delaware Humanities, and the Delaware Art Museum for a screening of the documentary A Dream Deferred: Remembering the 1968 Occupation: the National Guard in Wilmington, DE.  Following the documentary, a discussion will be held with a panel of individuals who experienced the demonstrations. Dialogue will focus on the events of 1968 as well as the  current state of race relations in Wilmington and in the United States. The panel will be moderated by Simone Austin, the Delaware Art Museum’s 2017 Alfred Appel Jr. Curatorial Fellow and M.A. History Graduate Student at the University of Delaware. Register at dehistory.org.

Image:Archival photo from the aftermath of the 1968 Wilmington riots and National Guard occupation following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1968. Photograph by Frank Fahey. © The News Journal, USA Today Network.

A Dream Deferred: Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion
  • 505 N. Market St.
  • Wilmington, DE 19801
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Join the Delaware Historical Society, Delaware Humanities, and the Delaware Art Museum for a screening of the documentary A Dream Deferred: Remembering the 1968 Occupation: the National Guard in