Interaction with Daryl Davis | On Race & Racism

01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

American Corner - Ahmedabad
301 Sun Square Building, On Dr. Umashankar Joshi Marg, Between Wagh Bakri Tea Lounge and Mississippi Cafe, Near C. G. Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, India 380009

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2018-03-23 13:00:00 2018-03-23 16:00:00 Asia/Kolkata Interaction with Daryl Davis | On Race & Racism

American Corner and Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad under Cafe Philo presents an interaction and discussion with Daryl Davis.

Daryl Davis is an expert on race relations, and the author of “Klan-Destine Relationships: A Black Man’s Odyssey through the Ku Klux Klan.” Davis has spent much of his life trying to understand and stop racism, including engaging with Klan members to help them find common ground across racial lines. Several Klan members have given up their robes as a result of these ongoing dialogues. Davis is also a talented blues musician, and has played with some of the greats including Chuck Berry and Jerry Lee Lewis. Davis is the subject of the award-winning documentary “Accidental Courtesy.”

Screening of the film: 1.00 pm, followed by discussion.

American Corner - Ahmedabad
301 Sun Square Building, On Dr. Umashankar Joshi Marg, Between Wagh Bakri Tea Lounge and Mississippi Cafe, Near C. G. Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, India 380009

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American Corner and Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad under Cafe Philo presents an interaction and discussion with Daryl Davis.

Daryl Davis is an expert on race relations, and the author of “Klan-Destine Relationships: A Black Man’s Odyssey through the Ku Klux Klan.” Davis has spent much of his life trying to understand and stop racism, including engaging with Klan members to help them find common ground across racial lines. Several Klan members have given up their robes as a result of these ongoing dialogues. Davis is also a talented blues musician, and has played with some of the greats including Chuck Berry and Jerry Lee Lewis. Davis is the subject of the award-winning documentary “Accidental Courtesy.”

Screening of the film: 1.00 pm, followed by discussion.




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