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From Page to Screen: “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman”

February 22, 2023 @ 7:00 pm

The Autobiography of Miss Jane PIttman

From Page to Screen Book & Movie Club: “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman”

Join us via Zoom on Wednesday, February 22 at 7 PM, for the “From Page to Screen” book and movie discussion series. Ernest J. Gaines’ classic novel “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman” was published in 1971 and the film version starring Cicely Tyson was made in 1974 and won 9 Emmy awards. The book and film are the fictional account of a formerly enslaved woman whose story encompasses the Civil War, Reconstruction, Jim Crow and the Civil Rights movement.

Email james.collins@mmt.mainlib.org or louis.munoz@mmt.mainlib.org (subject line “From Page to Screen”) to receive the Zoom details, and we look forward to a great evening with you!

P.S. Don’t worry if you don’t get a chance to finish them!


February 22, 2023
7:00 pm
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