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The Leo Frank Case: 100 Years in the Media
Sep 21 2015 | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Leo Frank Case: 100 Years in the Media

Discover the Role of the Media in the Leo Frank Case, A Hundred Years Ago and Today

Join us for a dynamic discussion at the Museum of History and Holocaust Education at Kennesaw State University about the role media played in the Leo Frank case over the past century. The panel, moderated by Jay Smith, retired president of Cox Newspapers, Inc., will include:

  • Governor Roy Barnes
  • Dr. Matthew Bernstein | Author of "Screening a Lynching: The Leo Frank Case on Film and Television" and Emory University Film and Media Studies Department Chair
  • Kevin Riley | Editor, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Joe Kirby | Editorial Page Editor and Columnist, Marietta Daily Journal 
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    This event will take place at the Museum of History and Holocaust Education, KSU Center, Room 400, 3333 Busbee Drive, Kennesaw, GA, 30144 at 7:00 PM.

    The event is FREE and open to the public. 

    Presented in partnership by the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History, the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, the Museum of History and Holocaust Education, the College of the Arts and the Radow Lecture Series at Kennesaw State University, and Cobb Landmarks and Historical Society, Inc.

    The panel is hosted in support of the “Seeking Justice: The Leo Frank Case Revisited" exhibition, on view at the Southern Museum through November 29.  Breman members can visit the exhibit for FREE.

     

               

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