PBS POV Documentary: Raising Bertie

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Lamb Library
Lamb Meeting Room (Lower Level)

Event Details

Adults ages 18+. Raising Bertie is an intimate portrait of three African American boys as they face a precarious coming of age in rural Bertie County, North Carolina. This powerful vérité film weaves the young men's narratives together as they work to define their identities and grow into adulthood while navigating complex relationships, institutional racism, violence, poverty, and educational inequity. A co-presentation with the National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC).
Event Type(s): 1-Movie, 2-Cultural
Age Group(s): Adult
Presenter: LB1, Rachael Parlier -
Rachael Parlier
(719) 562-5676