Final Viewing of Documentary About GT Alum Ivan Allen, Jr.

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday June 30, 2015
      8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
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Contact

Rebecca Keane

rebecca.keane@iac.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: 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.

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.

Media
  • Ivan Allen Jr. Ivan Allen Jr.
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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 Time:

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

Invited Audience
Public
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
documentary, documentary film, Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College, ivan allen
Status
  • Created By: Rachel Miles
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jun 15, 2015 - 5:42am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:12pm