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Brooklyn Commons

Screening Times and Location

Wednesday March 7th, 2018 @ 7:00pm

The Brooklyn Commons 388 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11217


On March 7, International Women's Day Eve, Joy of Resistance, Multicultural Radio @WBAI is honored to present an advance screening of the newly released critically acclaimed film: "THE RAPE OF RECY TAYLOR" ( directed by Nancy Buirski, at The Brooklyn Commons ( Doors open at 6:30 PM; screening at 7:00 PM, followed by panel & discussion. This is a benefit for WBAI ( w/admission at the door. To order tickets in advance at a reduced rate:

Panelists will include: Dr. Kimberle Crenshaw, Danielle McGuire (on Skype), CarolAnne Dolan, and Soraya Nadia McDonald.

• Dr. Kimberle Crenshaw ( is the Director of the African American Policy Forum (AAPF), the developer of the concept of "intersectionality" and was a keynote speaker at the recent Women's March. 

• Danielle M. McGuire's book "At the Dark End of the Street..." ( brought to the attention of the modern public the story of Recy Taylor.

• Carolanne Dolan ( was an executive producer on "The Rape of Recy Taylor" and is a two-time Emmy winner.

• Soraya Nadya McDonald ( is a culture critic for The Undefeated. You can read her piece on "The Rape of Recy Taylor" here:

Earlier Event: February 26
Jacob Burns Film Center
Later Event: March 2
Halifax Black Film Festival