Free Screening: “The Loving Story”

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Ashé Cultural Arts Center
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New Orleans LA 70113
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The New Orleans Loving Festival hosts a screening of a documentary about the Supreme Court case that overturned laws barring interracial marriage.

As part of the New Orleans Loving Festival, Ashé Cultural Arts Center hosts a screening of director Nancy Buirsky’s The Loving Story (2011). The documentary tells the story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple who challenged Virginia’s anti-miscegenation laws.

This event is free and open to the public. Activist Dustin Ruttenberg leads a short discussion after the film. For more information, contact Drena Clay at 504.569.9070 or visit Facebook.