Where: Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202

When: Sunday, March 11 at 3:00pm

The Detroit Historical Society will be screening American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs to celebrate Women’s History Month and the legacy Grace Lee Boggs left on the city. The Detroit Historical Society aims to promote the life and legacy of Grace Lee Boggs because she is a Detroiter with a story worth telling, to show a story of an empowering woman and leader and to educate their audience on Grace Lee Boggs and the impact she’s left on Detroit and beyond.

American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs Conversation Starters:

As evidenced in the film, Grace Lee Boggs has devoted much of her life to taking action around issues that are important to her. What issues are you passionate about? Where would you like to see change? Are you taking any action to bring it about? What are your sources of hope and inspiration?

For more discussion prompts, download the discussion guide.

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