Producer Gary Jenkins announced the premiere screening of his latest feature length documentary, Freedom Seekers: Stories from the Western Underground Railroad. This event will be held in the Truman Forum at the Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch on February 15th, 2012. The Library will host a reception at 6:00 PM and the film begins at 6:30. The screening will be followed by a Q & A panel. Gary Jenkins, Dr. William O. Wagnon, Washburn University, and Jimmy Johnson will be on hand to take questions. Go to the above linked website to make reservations.
Update: See photos from a previous KC Library event, which attracted an audience of over 300 people to see Negroes To Hire.