Anne Braden: Southern Patriot

Anne Braden: Southern Patriot is a first-person documentary about the extraordinary life of this American civil rights leader and Louisville native. When charged with sedition for attempting to desegregate a Louisville neighborhood in 1954, Braden used the attack to embrace a lifetime of racial justice organizing matched by few whites in American history. Ostracized as a "red," but praised by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as one of the civil rights movement's staunchest white allies, Braden fought for an inclusive movement community and mentored three generations of activists.
When Aug 26, 2012
from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Where Kentucky enter for African American Heritage, Russel Hall, 1701 West Muhammad Ali Boulevard, Louisville, KY 40203
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Presented by The International Film Series at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage

Directed by Anne Lewis and Mimi Pickering, Appalshop Films

Free and Open to the Public

Talkback with the filmmakers immediately follows screening

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