The Light of Truth
Celebrating the Light of Truth Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Martin Recital Hall
The film weaves together the stories of Richard Hunt’s life, his fabrication of the Light of Truth monument, and Ida B. Wells’ heroic fight for justice as told by her great-granddaughter, Michelle Duster. After the screening, we'll enjoy a followed panel presentation with historian Michelle Duster and filmmakers Rana Segal, Laurie Little, and Vincent Singleton.
Hosted by the Sociology and Criminology Department
Co-Sponsored by Black World Studies, Study of Women and Gender, Office for Justice, Equity, and Inclusion, Communication Studies, English Department, Department of History, Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, and Dominican University Performing Arts Center.