This groundbreaking film examines hate crimes through the lens of Tulsa, Oklahoma-the 1921 Tulsa race riot, and the 2012 Good Friday murders, and the impact of hate crimes on human rights, education, and community relations today.
Reception begins at 6 p.m. followed by the premiere screening of Hate Crimes in the Heartland at 7 p.m. in the Harriet Tubman Theater.
Tickets $15. Click here for ticket information or call 513.333.7737.
Major Sponsors for the premiere screening are the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Jewish Community Relations Council, Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement and the NKU Dept. of History and Geography.
Community Partners include the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati, 9th Street Baptist Church of Covington, Isaac M. Wise Temple, Adath Israel Congrgation and Christ Church Cathedral.
National partners on Hate Crimes in the Heartland include Harvard Law School's John Hamilton Huston Institute on Race and Justice, DePaul University's Center for Justice in Capital Cases and New Jersey City University.