Henry Louis Gates, Jr. embarks on an deeply personal journey through the last fifty years of African American history in the new documentary Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise.

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6-8 p.m. at University of Washington Tacoma’s William Philip Hall, representatives from KBTC and UWT will hold a free community event that will feature clips from the PBS documentary to spark conversation and celebration around being Black in America and will include group discussions, performances and resource exhibit. Share thoughts, ideas and how we will continue to rise as a community.

Please RSVP for every person that will be in attendance, including children. Please contact the organizer for group accommodations.

Register here.