February is Black History Month at the American Cultural Centre and Namibians are in for a treat this month. Coinciding with the 30th anniversary of the movie Roots, the centre will be screening all the episodes and documentaries of the legendary movies free of charge every Wednesday evening at 17h30. The centre will also be hosting Dr Elbert Ransom, a pioneer of the American Civil Rights Movement, and confidant of the late Reverend Dr Martin Luther King, Jr Dr Ransom will be travelling to the north of Namibia where he will conduct talks and lectures on the civil rights movement, education, tolerance and the impacts that these issues have on modern day society. He will then return to Windhoek presenting lectures to students and the public. The schedule for the free movie screenings at 17h30 in the American Cultural Centre Auditorium, Third Floor, Sanlam Building.
2008-02-08 00:00:00 10 years ago