You Belong to Me: Sex, Race and Murder on the Suwannee River

    A Dunbar Series Event; In support of Women's History Month

    Date: March 10, 2015

    Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm

    Location: Sears Recital Hall, located on the first floor of the Jesse Philips Humanities Center

    Sponsor: Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work

 Ruth Thompson-Miller

    Phone number: 937-229-2138

    Supporting Involvement: Graul Chair in Arts and LanguagesJack Ling, Office of the ProvostDepartment of English; Department of History; Department of Art and Design; Women's and Gender Studies Program; Human Rights Studies Program; and the University Libraries

    A film viewing and conversation about this documentary which describes the sexual assault, trial, and incarceration of Ruby McCollum, an African American woman convicted of murdering a wealthy Southern white doctor in 1952. Dr. Ruth Thompson-Miller, co-author of the soon-to-be-released book Jim Crow’s Legacy (2015, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers) is featured in the documentary.

    Movie Trailer & Web Pages:

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    This event is free and open to the public.