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Saturday, June 19, 2010 - 11:15am

Oh Freedom Over Me

Oh Freedom Over Me is a multimedia exhibition from Duke University that chronicles the struggle for the passage of the National Voting Rights Act. Presented by the Morgan Fellows.: find out more :

LOCATION: Herndon Gallery

CONTACT: Anne Bohlen, 937-286-9786 or abohlen@antiochcollege.org


Thursday, July 15, 2010 - 11:16am

Letters Home From Freedom Summer

the Morgan Fellows at Antioch College are pleased to present “Letters Home From Freedom Summer: Young Activists Confront Racism in America,—a public reading of a selection of moving letters written by some of the students who participated in the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project.

LOCATION: Herndon Gallery, South Hall

CONTACT: Jean Gregorek, 937-286-5934 or jgregorek@antiochcollege.org


Wednesday, July 21, 2010 - 11:16am

Civil Rights Cinema: Film Series

The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till. Keith Beauchamp, documentary, 2005. 70 min. A powerful film that presents the tragic murder of the 14-year-old Till from the perspective of first-hand witnesses. Beauchamp’s film was instrumental in reopening this historic murder case as the result of the director’s ten-year quest to uncover new evidence.

LOCATION: Herndon Gallery, South Hall

CONTACT: Jean Gregorek, 937-286-5934 or jgregorek@antiochcollege.org


Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - 5:57pm

Coffee with the College

A monthly conversation with interested Yellow Springs villagers about what's happening at Antioch College.

LOCATION: The Emporium, Downtown Yellow Springs

CONTACT: Susan Eklund-Leen at 937-286-9786 or seklund@antiochcollege.org


Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 11:16am

Neshoba: The Price of Freedom (Film Screening)

Antioch College will conclude its Civil Rights Cinema series with a screening of "Neshoba: The Price of Freedom," a documentary that tells the story of a Mississippi town still divided about the meaning of justice 40 years after the murders of young civil rights workers James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner.

LOCATION: Little Art Theatre, 247 Xenia Ave, Yellow Springs

CONTACT: Jean Gregorek, jgregorek@antiochcollege.org, 937-286-5934, or Anne Bohlen,abohlen@antiochcollege.org, 937-286-8455.


Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 3:16pm

Larry Rubin and the Spirit of SNCC

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee, one of the major Civil Rights organizations that marshaled sit-ins, freedom rides, and voter registration drives in the long and violent struggle to end segregation in the United States. Larry Rubin '65, served as a field secretary from 1961-1965. He will speak about his tumultuous and dangerous years as a SNCC organizer (including his arrest while supporting the Freedom Schools during the Mississippi Summer project of 1964) and about the lasting impact of this history-making Civil Rights organization. He is now carrying on SNCC's inspirational work through his involvement in the SNCC Legacy Project.

LOCATION: The Herndon Gallery, South Hall, Antioch College

CONTACT: Jean Gregorek, jgregorek@antiochcollege.org, 937-286-5934, or Anne Bohlen,abohlen@antiochcollege.org, 937-286-8455.


Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 11:15am

Why Everyone Should Care About Immigration Reform

Ines Valdez, Ph.D. candidate in political science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Ruben Castilla Herrera, the director of Reform Immigration for America, will speak about the history of U.S. immigration policy, recent events in Arizona, and ongoing efforts for immigration reform in Ohio. The event will be moderated by Julian Sharp, manager of volunteer work at Antioch College.

LOCATION: The Coretta Scott King Center, Antioch College

CONTACT: Jean Gregorek, jgregorek@antiochcollege.org or 937-286-5934.


Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 11:16am

The Antioch Review Presents Writing About New Yorkers

Antioch Review editor Robert S. Fogarty will moderate a discussion with writers Alethea Black, Valerie A. Leff, Kenneth A. McClane and Henry Van Dyke. The subject: "Writing About New Yorkers." R.S.V.P. by October 15.

LOCATION: The Center for Fiction, 17 East 47th St., New York, NY 10017

CONTACT: Muriel Keyes, mkeyes@antiochcollege.org or 937-767-1365


Thursday, October 28, 2010 - 9:12am

GLBT Film Series: Paragraph 175

Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, 2000. The personal accounts of the men and women who lived through the Nazi persecution of homosexuals during Third Reich.

LOCATION: The Herndon Gallery, South Hall, Antioch College

CONTACT: Jean Gregorek, jgregorek@antiochcollege.org, 937-286-5934, or Anne Bohlen,abohlen@antiochcollege.org, 937-286-8455.


Friday, October 29, 2010 - 7:17am

Antioch College “Resurrection Party”

Antioch College is back and the Resurrection Party is about celebrating the spirit of volunteerism that continues to play a key role in its revival. Everyone involved in throwing this event, including all of the bands and DJs, is a volunteer. To learn more about volunteer opportunities please visit antiochcollege.org and click on the volunteer link.

LOCATION: The Herndon Gallery, South Hall, Antioch College

CONTACT: Julian Sharp at 937-286-9778 or jsharp@antiochcollege.org.


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