BAC In March: ETHNIC NOTIONS, Marlon Riggs

BAC (Black American Cinema) in March, ETHNIC NOTIONS


'ETHNIC NOTIONS IS Marlon Riggs' Emmy-winning documentary (1986) that takes viewers on a disturbing voyage through American history, tracing for the first time the deep-rooted stereotypes which have feuled anti-Black prejudice.'

In keeping with our monthly investigation into Black American Film history, Ethnic Notions hits the nail squarely on the head with searing look at racism in media, the arts, It clearly demonstrates where we STILL have to go.

A rare treat, not to be missed...

March 12, 2017

1-5 PM (Doors open at 1, screening begins promptly at 1:30PM, with discussion following)

St. Bernard Library

10 McClelland Street

Cincinnati, OH

Free and open to the public with contributions encouraged.



Nice turnout! Everyone loved Ethnic Notions - which was well received by all!!! Sparked a great discussion

Had a Great discussion and was quite excited by attendance.

Looking forward to next event at the St. Bernard Library, another Marlon Riggs goodie, COLOR ADJUSTMENT. Should b e fun!