The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

Interrupting the Cradle to the Prison Pipeline

Civics 101: Interrupting the Cradle to the Prison Pipeline The Gantt Center, in partnership with the Social Justice Ministry of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, presents an informative session on the increasing jail and prison population of young, African-American men and women and its effects on the community. November 8 | 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM …

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“Delores” kicks off DAFF

Dolores, a film about farm worker organizer, Dolores Huerta, opened the Define American Film Festival at the Harvey B. Gantt Center Thursday evening, May 11.  A panel discussion after the film included Paola Mendoza, one of founders of the Women’s March on Washington.  CWM’s Jane Shaefer and Emily Stephenson-Green attended and had the privilege of …

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Define American Film Festival May 11-13

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+ Culture is proud to present the second annual Define American Film Festival. Audience-goers, journalists and strategic partners will get an entertaining and informative look at the immigrant experience across a range of cultures. Each screening will be followed by panel discussions featuring filmmakers, actors, and local advocates. Venue Address:  551 S Tryon St, …

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