When They See Us Screening
Join us to view one or all four episodes of When They See Us, in anticipation of Yusef Salaam’s keynote on February 19th. Dr. Salaam was one of the five teens falsely convicted in the Central Park jogger case. HIs keynote will focus on the intersections of race and the criminal justice system in America. Watch and reflect with the UVM community, and submit questions for the Q&A after the keynote address.
Episode 1: 4pm
Episode 2: 5:30pm
Episode 3: 6:45 pm
Episode 4: 8:45pm
Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they are falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park. Based on the true story.
Starring: Asante Blackk, Caleel Harris, Ethan Herisse
Creators: Ava DuVernay
For more information on Black History Month events, visit https://uvmbored.com/uvm-black-history-month/
Check out the page for Yusef Salaam’s keynote here!