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An Outrage: Documentary Film About Lynching in the American South

220 Eggers Hall

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Hannah Ayers and Lance Warren (Filmmakers).

Filmed on-location at lynching sites in six states and bolstered by the memories and perspectives of descendants, activists, and scholars, this unusual historical documentary educates even as it serves as a hub for action to remember a long-hidden past.
An Outrage was co-directed, -produced, and -edited by Syracuse University alum Lance Warren '04 BA (Hist/PSc). Following its premiere at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in March 2017, the film is on a 20-state tour and in distribution to 500,000 teachers at K-12 schools across the country through the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Faye Shephard by email at or by phone at 315.443.2211.

Sponsored by the Department of History, the Department of Political Science, and the Humanities Center

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