lorraine hansberry

Free Screening of ‘Sighted Eyes | Feeling Heart’ Takes Place January 25

By Julie Hale on January 11, 2018

The next entry in the Henry Hampton Film Series, Sighted Eyes | Feeling Heart, will be screened on Thursday, January 25 at 4 p.m. in Whitaker Hall Auditorium on the Danforth Campus of Washington University. The documentary film looks at the life and work of Lorraine Hansberry (1930-1965), the pla...

“Sighted Eyes | Feeling Heart”

By ksinger on January 11, 2018

African and African American Studies and Washington University Libraries¬†present “Sighted Eyes | Feeling Heart”, a new documentary about Lorraine Hansberry as part of the Henry Hampton Film Series. Award-winning filmmaker Tracy Heather Strain explores the life and work of this passion...

Student Screening: “A Raisin in the Sun”

By ksinger on January 10, 2018

See the award-winning 1961 film based on the landmark Broadway play by Lorraine Hansberry and enjoy some free snacks provided by the Libraries Student Engagement Committee. This showing of A Raisin in the Sun is in anticipation of the screening of Sighted Eyes|Feeling Heart, a new documentary abo...