The Bennett College Department of Journalism and Media Studies will be hosting a Black History Media Festival February 9-10! This year’s theme is “Telling History’s Stories,” and Bennett students will be a part of the program. During the two-day event, students will have the opportunity to create a short media project in any medium – print, radio, video, photography, etc. Area media professionals will judge their work.
To register for any of the following events, please visit bhmfstudentcontest.eventbrite.com.
Friday, February 9th
2pm – 4pm – Screening: “Charlotte’s Forten’s Mission”
4pm – 5pm – Screening: “Black Lightning”
7pm – 8pm – “Telling History’s Stories” Panel
8pm – 10pm – Screening: “Sisters in Cinema”
Saturday, February 10th
1pm – 3pm – Lunch and Q&A with author Valeria Boyd
3pm – 6pm – Screening: Student Media Projects
6pm – 9pm – TABJ Reception & Awards