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Johnson-Jeffries Fight: Events & Other Resources

Events

Johnson-Jeffries Centennial Events

July, 2010
Reno, Nevada

"Johnson-Jeffries Fight: A Centennial Exhibition"
Nevada Historical Society
1650 No. Virginia
through July, 2010
Wednesday through Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

"At the Sound of the Bell: A Historical Exhibit"
African American Cultural Center
220 Bell St.
Through July, 2010
Thursday through Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

"Summer of Hate" discussion panel
Saturday, July 10 noon
African American Cultural Center
220 Bell St. Reno
An informal discussion with Ray Hagar, Guy Rocha, and Dr. Richard Davies. Book signing by Ray Hagar and Guy Clifton's book "Johnson-Jeffries Dateline Reno

"Unforgivable Blackness," a documentary film by Ken Burns
Shown in 2 parts
Monday, July 19 and Tuesday, July 20, 6 p.m.
Wells Fargo auditorium, Knowledge Center, University of Nevada, Reno
Free admission, free parking in the Whalen Parking complex

"Great White Hope," a 1971 film starring James Earl Jones as Jack Johnson
Thursday, July 22 6 p.m.
Wells Fargo auditorium, Knowledge Center, University of Nevada, Reno
Free admission, free parking in the Whalen Parking complex

Resources