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Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev’ry Voice Screening

Friday, December 6, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$4

Join us for a screening of the OPB’s Oregon Experience Segment, “Lift Ev’ry Voice.” The program explores the history of Portland’s African American communities through the mid-20th century. From urban renewal projects targeting black neighborhoods to the nations gradual desegregation, these stories are told through historic footage and community accounts of the Civil Rights Movement in Portland.

$4 suggested donation to attend

Sponsored by:

King Neighborhood Association

Humboldt Neighborhood Association

Woodlawn Neighborhood Association

Vernon Neighborhood Association

and Alberta Abbey Foundation

Program provided courtesy of Oregon Public Broadcasting. Funding for Oregon Experience: Portland Civil Rights: Lift Ev’ry Voice was provided by Arlene Schnitzer and Jordan Schnitzer, the Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, the Oregon Cultural Trust and the Clark Foundation. Oregon Experience is produced in partnership with The Oregon Historical Society.

Details

Date:
Friday, December 6, 2019
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$4
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/portland-civil-rights-lift-evry-voice-screening-tickets-82279511233

Venue

Alberta Abbey
126 NE Alberta St
Portland, OR 97211 United States
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