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    Heritage Tour, screening of Kunta Kinteh Island

    Presented by Elvin Ross Studios at Northeastern University Blackman Auditorium , Ell Hall

    March 6, 2013


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    Heritage Tour, screening of Kunta Kinteh Island

    In the great city of Boston, as part of the national 14-city HERITAGE TOUR, e.ross studios  will premier the screening of the epic documentary Kunta Kinteh Island: Coming Home Without Shackles on March 6-7, 2013. This film features the legendary Ben Vereen in celebration of the 36th Anniversary of the historic ABC TV series ROOTS, and also honors the monumental renaming of the former Ft. James Island to Kunta Kinteh Island (Gambia,...

    In the great city of Boston, as part of the national 14-city HERITAGE TOUR, e.ross studios  will premier the screening of the epic documentary Kunta Kinteh Island: Coming Home Without Shackles on March 6-7, 2013. This film features the legendary Ben Vereen in celebration of the 36th Anniversary of the historic ABC TV series ROOTS, and also honors the monumental renaming of the former Ft. James Island to Kunta Kinteh Island (Gambia, West Africa).


    This effort is in partnership with Tyler Perry, the Emmys, the AMC Theaters, ASCAP, AfricanAncestry.com, and the National Urban League, ApogeeVision. While in Boston, we have several screenings that includes educational symposium scheduled at Northeastern University in the Blackman Auditorium (March 6 at 3pm), and a community screening at Morning Star Baptist Church (March 6 at 7pm).


    Northeastern University Blackman Auditorium , Ell Hall

    360 Huntington Ave.
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Admission Info:

    FREE-open to the Public


    General Day and Time Info:

    Ed Symposium at Northeastern University (Blackman Auditorium) starts at 3pm; Community Screening at Morning Star Bsptist Church starts at 7pm


    Phone: 530-287-6757


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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