FREE screenings of Ava DuVernay’s “Selma” at The New School

Poster for film "Selma"Great news!

The Office of Social Justice Initiatives at The New School is hosting two free community screenings of Ava DuVernay’s celebrated film, “Selma.”

When and where…

  • Saturday, February 28th, 2:00 pm at 66 W12th Street (near 6th Ave) &
  • Monday, March 2nd, 5:30 pm at 63 5th Avenue (at 14th street, The New School University Center)

No tickets required, but RSVPs are appreciated.

These screenings are open to the entire campus and NYC community and co-sponsored by Students of the African Diaspora (SOAD), Office of Civic Engagement and Social Justice at Lang, and Student Health Services.

Watch this space for more information  about the film and for details about upcoming on-campus events related to the screening  – reflection/talkback circles, roundtable discussions on activism, then and now. (Interested in participating in or helping organize these events?  Drop a line to

The Oscar voters might have snubbed this film, but that won’t stop us at The New School from showing the love!  Come join us for these screenings and spread the word!