Can We Talk

5pm Sat, Jan 19, 2013

Venue: Bright Family Screening Room at the Paramount Center

559 Washington St., Boston, MA 02116

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Artsemerson Box Office

tickets@artsemerson.org

617-824-8400

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ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage presents: Can We Talk. This impressive documentary offers powerful stories from the 1970s busing/desegregation crisis that changed Boston forever. Personal and intimate testimonials infuse Can We Talk with their candor and raw emotion: a bus driver who delivered children to schools and neighborhoods that didn't want them; a resident of the projects whose admittedly racist family refused to let her be bused to a school with children of color; a parent who got involved in politics by accident because of the forces of systemic racism that denied quality of education and simple respect. This program features a discussion with the Boston Busing Desegregation Project following the screening.

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