Free Screening: Garrett’s Gift

The QCA’s Artist Peer Circle presents: Eclectic Dreams: Homegrown Poetry and Prose cultivated in New York’s most vibrant and diverse borough.

This smart animation introduces African American inventor Garrett Morgan who, same as Latimer, was born to former slaves. It highlights significant achievements by African Americans and discusses where ideas come from. Outdoor screening in Museum garden if weather permits.

Free to the public, RSVP required

The 2019 Race and Immigration Film Series is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.