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Created Equal Film and Arts Series

The Created Equal Film & Arts Series uses the power of film, creative arts and performance to bring together scholars, experts, students, artists and the community for public conversations about the changing meanings of freedom and equality in America. These compelling film and arts series tells the remarkable stories of individuals who challenged the status quo.

Schedule

Spring 2017
  • Understanding Minstrel Style Panel Discussion 
    moderated by Colleen Jennings-Roggensack, ASU Gammage
    Saturday, April 8  |  6 p.m.
    Mainstage Theatre, Phoenix Theatre  |  100 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix
    Register

  • Arts Inspiring Justice Panel Discussion 
    moderated by Alberto Reyes-Olivas, Congressman Ed Pastor Center for Politics and Public Service
    Saturday, April 15  |  6 p.m.
    Mainstage Theatre, Phoenix Theatre  |  100 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix
    Register

  • Community Action = Community Hope Panel Discussion 
    moderated by Kermit Brown, CSRD Affiliate Faculty, ASU
    Saturday, April 22  |  6 p.m.
    Mainstage Theatre, Phoenix Theatre  |  100 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix
    Register

  • Local Voices: Movement Speaks
    Dance Theatre Performance by Erika Moore
    Friday, February 3  |  7:30 p.m.
    ASU Kerr Cultural Center  |  6110 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale

  • Star Wars Films and Discussion
    Friday, February 10  |  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    Agribusiness Center, Room 134  |  ASU Polytechnic campus

  • The Scottsboro Boys: An American Tragedy 
    A Community Dialogue
    Monday, February 13  |  6 – 8 p.m.
    The Helen K. Mason Performing Arts Center - Black Theatre Troupe
    1333 E. Washington St., Phoenix

  • Local Voices: America’s Home
    Friday, March 17  |  6 – 8:30 p.m.
    Health North, room 110  |  ASU Downtown Phoenix campus

  • Local Voices: Writes, a play
    Theatrical Production by Jericho Thomas
    March 23-25  |  See ticket site for showtimes
    Metropolitain Art Institute  |  1700 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix


Fall 2016 (Past)

  • The Birth of a Nation (1915) Film and Discussion
    Friday, September 16  |  6 – 8:30 p.m.
    Health North, Room 110  |  ASU Downtown Phoenix  |  550 N. Central Ave., Phoenix

  • "Speed Killed My Cousin"  A Community Dialogue: the Cast & Female Veterans of Color
    Wednesday, October 12  |   6 – 8 p.m.
    Burton Barr Library  |  1221 N. Central Ave., Phoenix
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  • The Birth of a Nation (2016) Film & Discussion
    Friday, October 21  |   6 – 9 p.m.
    AMC Arizona Center  |  565 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix
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  • The Scottsboro Boys: An American Tragedy 
    A Community Dialogue
    Friday, December 2  |  6 – 8 p.m.
    Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church  |  1401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix