Summer Documentary Film Series - The Freedom Riders
- Thursday, July 21, 2011, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Dole Institute of Politics, KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
From award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson (Wounded Knee, Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple, The Murder of Emmett Till), FREEDOM RIDERS features testimony from a fascinating cast of central characters: the Riders themselves, state and federal government officials, and journalists who witnessed the Rides firsthand. This film is screening in conjunction with the Freedom Riders exhibit at the Dole Institute.