"The Long Shadow" Live Q&A with Film Director (Virtual)

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Register to join "The Long Shadow" Q&A

In the documentary, "The Long Shadow," director Frances Causey traces her family's legacy of white privilege, placing it in the context of the history of anti-Black racism in the United States that began with slavery and continues to impact our society today.

Watch the documentary ahead of time (see below) and then join us for a Q&A with the film director at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, February 24.

You can watch the documentary:

"The Long Shadow" Q&A event is hosted by Northbrook Public Library, co-sponsored by Lake Forest Library and other Illinois libraries, and held in partnership with Racial Awareness in the North Shore (RAIN) and the Together is Better Alliance (TiBA).

This event is virtual and will take place on Zoom

Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email with connection info for joining the virtual event. Please hold on to the confirmation email. A few minutes before the event start time, please use the connection info in the email to join us. If this is your first Zoom event with the Library, please visit our How to Join page.