Lorraine Hansberry Documentary Screening

STARTS 1/11/2018 DuSable Museum of African American History
6:00-9:00pm FREE, reservations required

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart

Thursday, January 11 | 6pm
at the DuSable Museum of African American History

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Goodman Theatre, along with The DuSable Museum of African American History, in partnership with Michael Kantor, Executive Producer of American Masters and WTTW, present a screening of the documentary Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart in honor of the 53rd anniversary of her death. The screening will take place at The DuSable Museum of African American History.

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart discusses the life and work of Chicago native and playwright Lorraine Hansberry, including her break-out 1959 play Raisin in the Sun. The documentary features interviews with Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte, Ruby Dee, Louis Gossett Jr. and more. Before the screening there will be a conversation between filmmaker Tracy Heather Strain and Yvonne Welbon. 

The DuSable Museum of African American History is located at 740 East 56th Place in Chicago, Illinois. For directions to the Museum, visit DuSableMuseum.org/Directions. For more information on the event or The DuSable Museum of African American History, visit DuSableMuseum.org or call 773-947-0600.