Tubman African American Film Fest feat. Paul Lawrence Dunbar: Behind the Mask
Theatre Macon - Macon, GA
438 Cherry St
Sat, May 4, 2019 at 7:15 PM - 9:15 PM
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Movie followed by dinner somewhere downtown. “Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask” is a documentary on the life and legacy of the first African American to achieve national fame as a writer.Born to former slaves in Dayton, Ohio, Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906), is best remembered for his poem, We Wear the Mask” and for lines from “Sympathy” that became the title of Maya Angelou’s famous autobiography “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.” https://www.tubmanmuseum.com/events_items/film-festival-2019/ Tickets are $10 for adults or $5 with a student ID. Tickets may be purchased online or at the Theater Macon box office.