UVA presents talk by James Forman Jr. at The Paramount Theater


The Paramount TheaterThe Paramount Theater will welcome the University of Virginia for Claiming Your Power: American Racism, the Alt-Right, and Radical Resistance – A Talk by James Forman Jr. on Thursday, September 27 at 4:00PM. This event is free and open to the public.

Pulitzer Prize-winning author (for Locking Up Our Own), Yale Law Professor and public intellectual James Forman, Jr. visits Charlottesville one year after the events of August 11 & 12. His talk, “Claiming Your Power: American Racism, the Alt-Right, and Radical Resistance” explores the cultural dynamics at work in our community and our nation.

Tickets may be reserved by calling The Paramount’s Box Office at 434.979.1333, online at www.theparamount.net, or in person at the Box Office Monday through Friday from 10:00AM until 2:00PM.



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