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The Great Debaters – Black History Film Series

November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Bring the family, visit the food truck court and watch a movie.

A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school’s first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.

Movie starts at dusk. Followed by a discussion.

Reserve your seat below.

SAAACAM is providing this film series as a public service, but it is neither a legal interpretation nor a statement of SAAACAM policy. The airing of the film series does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by SAAACAM. The views expressed by the films and guest panelists are their own and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. The film series and subsequent discussions are designed to raise awareness and encourage dialogue around historic events. If you have any questions about this disclaimer, please contact SAAACAM.



Arneson River Theater
418 Villita Street
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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