March to the Majestic: Featured Movie "Loving"
"Loving" is a movie based on the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple who were arrested and imprisoned in 1958 under the Virginia law prohibiting interracial marriage.
March or ride buses to the Majestic Theatre in downtown Wayne, watch the movie “Loving,” and engage in discussion.
Marchers and buses from campus will walk or transport students and community members to the Majestic Theater for a special showing of the 2016 film “Loving,” based on the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple who were arrested and imprisoned in 1958 under the Virginia law prohibiting interracial marriages.
4:30-5:30 p.m. - Gather at Carhart/Hahn Bus Area
5:30-6 p.m. - Bus or walk to the Majestic Theatre
6:30 p.m. - Free showing of "Loving"
After the movie, students and campus-community leaders will moderate a brief discussion and share details on upcoming events designed to gather campus and community members in the interest of promoting another campus event the “Art of Civil Discourse” conversations on the evening of Feb. 13. For this event, Kim Roth Howe (2017 TEDx Lincoln Speaker) of “CoCreative Labs” will facilitate a conversation with campus and community members.
For more information, please call 402-375-7325.
Sponsored by the President's Council on Diversity, the Multicultural Center, the Student Athlete Advisory Council, the Black Student Association, the Majestic Theatre, the Mid-States Bus Company, and WSC's Service-Learning Program