Join SCOR for the viewing of Spike Lee’s latest film, “Chi-Raq”, followed by a facilitated conversation about the movie at Rackham Graduate School. Dinner will be catered.
Movie Synopsis: A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's Southside creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world.
Movie Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGTuuj-aTJs