Documentary about GT Alum Ivan Allen, Jr. Premieres on GPB

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Sunday June 14, 2015
      12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
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    N/A
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Contact

rebecca.keane@iac.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Ivan Allen, Jr. - A Different Road Will Be Broadcast four times during the Month of June

Full Summary: The original documentary Ivan Allen, Jr. - A Different Road presents a multifaceted portrait of GT alum (Commerce 1933) Ivan Allen, Jr. focuses on his eight year of service as mayor of Atlanta during the critical transitional years between 1962 and 1970.

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The original documentary Ivan Allen, Jr.- A Different Road premieres throughout the month of June on Georgia Public Broadcasting. Produced by Living Stories, the film creates a multifaceted portrait of Allen (Comm 1933) during his eight year service as mayor of Atlanta during the critical transitional years between 1962 and 1970. As the only elected leader from the South to testify in Congress in favor of civil rights legislation in 1963, Allen differentiated Atlanta from the rest of the segregated South.

Viewing Times:

Monday, June 8, 10:00 p.m.

Friday, Jun 12, 1:00 a.m.

Sunday, June 14, 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, June 30, 8:00 p.m.

 

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, School of Economics, School of Literature, Media, and Communication, School of Modern Languages, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, School of History and Sociology, School of Public Policy, Ivan Allen Prize

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
documentary, film, Ivan Allen Jr.
Status
  • Created By: Rebecca Keane
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jun 12, 2015 - 8:15am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:19pm