“Midnight Ramble” Event February 28, 2017

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On February 28, the American West Program hosted “Midnight Ramble: Oscar Micheaux and the Story of the Black Film Industry.” Colorado State University professors Dr. Gillian Bowser and Dr. Ruth Alexander presented on the significance of this documentary and touched on themes of African American Silent Fil, Cowboys and the American West. It was an evening full of thoughtful dialogue.

Dr. Gillian Bowser and Dr. Ruth Alexander at the "Midnight Ramble" event on February 28, 2016

Dr. Gillian Bowser and Dr. Ruth Alexander at the “Midnight Ramble” event on February 28, 2016