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MLK Event - Documentary: Living with Pride: Ruth Ellis at 100
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 6:00pm to Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 8:00pm

WHAT: Documentary: Living with Pride: Ruth Ellis at 100

 

WHEN: Wednesday, January 19, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00  p.m.

 

WHERE: Multicultural Center (MCC | SMSU 228)

 

“Living with Pride: Ruth Ellis at 100” The Queer Resource  Center continues the tradition of spotlighting the stories of marginalized  Americans who passionately contributed to the success of the civil rights  movement in thought and deed. Ruth Ellis discovered her lesbian self in 1919  and has been an inspirational figure in the Detroit women’s and civil rights  movement ever since. Join us for a screening of this moving documentary and  discussion afterward.

 

This event is free to the public.

 

To see the complete week of events go to: http://www.pdx.edu/mcc/living-legacy-mlk-tribute.

 

For more information on this event, please contact the MCC  at 503-725-5342 or multicul@pdx.edu.