Online Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality on Sunday, February 28
Film Screening @ 1:00 PM
Panel Discussion @ 2:45 PM
For more than three decades, Alabama public interest attorney Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, has advocated on behalf of the poor, the incarcerated and the condemned, seeking to eradicate racial discrimination in the criminal justice system. This film is an intimate portrait of this remarkable man and his struggle to create greater fairness in our system.
The film with be followed by a discussion with associate film producers Matt Henderson and Elyse Frenchman. Moderating the discussion will be Emily Keating, Director of Development and Education, Kunhardt Film Foundation.
Participants may view TRUE JUSTICE ahead of time or view it "together" via Zoom at 1 PM, right before the panel discussion, which starts at 2:45 PM. The relevant links will be sent once you register for the program.
This program is part of the Library's Understanding Race: Community Conversation series.