I Am Not Your Negro: Film Guide

I Am Not Your Negro
I Am Not Your Negro

Ages

16+

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

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Martin Luther King Day
18 January

A film guide that looks at I Am Not Your Negro (2017), a documentary in which the late writer James Baldwin looks back at his experiences through American history, most notably the Civil Rights movement.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including politics, citizenship, history, film studies and media studies in addition to highlighting themes surrounding racism and prejudice, historical figures, historical events, historical movements, North American countries, campaigns and revolutions, democracy, film history, authors and characters, and equality.

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This Resource Supports

  • Citizenship
  • Film Studies
  • History
  • Media Studies
  • Politics

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