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Linnentown: Urban Renewal, White Supremacy and the University of Georgia

Monday, August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Linnentown: Urban Renewal, White Supremacy and the University of Georgia is a 22-minute documentary about the destruction of a thriving Black community on Baxter Street in 1962. The film premiere will be followed by a panel discussion with director Alex Benoit, Linnentown first descendants Hattie Thomas Whitehead and Christine Davis Johnson, ACC Commissioner Russell Edwards, and Athens Reparations Action President Alys Willman. Donations will support Athens Reparations Action. 6–7:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensreparationsaction.com

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Date:
Monday, August 15
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

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Athens, GA United States + Google Map