Destination Freedom Black Radio Days – Offsite event (Part of Moving Toward Liberation: Freedom Riders 1961-2011)
Live Radio Drama followed by community dialog
IMPORTANT – to be a member of the live studio audience call 720-748-1388 for information.
or - Tune in to KGNU 88.5 FM or 1390 AM 7-8 p.m.
This broadcast, based on the radio dramas of the 1940s and 50s and produced by donnie l. betts, will feature actors, sound effects and music that will take you back to the days when radio was called theatre of the mind. Join guest James Lawson and other riders from the summer of 1961. They will share first- hand accounts of the rides and then will join the audience for a community dialogue on race and other issues that face our nation. The performance will include musical guests performing songs from the Southern Freedom Movement.